Caitlyn Jenner, the Olympic gold medalist formerly known as Bruce Jenner, has begun a blog on WhoSay.com to examine issues and people in the LGBT community.

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In the first of what she calls editorials, posted Monday, Jenner said on her blog, titled "The Real Me," she had been "totally isolated . . . from the transgender community so I have a lot of catching up to do. I feel such a responsibility to this courageous group to try to get it right and tell all sides of the story."

In the past few weeks, the 65-year-old Jenner wrote, "I've heard every horror story there is in the book. You wouldn't believe the types of ordeals these people have had, how they have had to literally fight for their own survival. Many trans teens are bullied and abused in high school. It's just horrendous."