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Re-reading the alphabet soup of sexuality

Disclaimer: This is an article I wrote back in June 2014 for Philadelphia Gay News, a local newspaper. I decided to post this because there’s no actual web page to access it. 604 more words


Purification episode 39: Gail

“She’s been down there all day,” Axra muttered. 

“I… I’m sorry,” Lilly said. 

“About what?” Axra asked. 

“W… well, if not for me she…”

“Cut the crap,” Axra interrupted. 802 more words


Emma's Tumblr Post...

I can’t post the link because it is under her real name and includes photos of Jeremy, including his face, but simply had to share it for her words. 972 more words


Out of the Closets and Into the Libraries

 Out of the Closets and Into the Libraries: A Collection of Radical Queer Moments  was published in 2007 by The Bang(a)rang Collective in Lewiston, Maine, U.S.A. 93 more words

Queer Zine Archive Project

Cultural Appropriation Isn't a Compliment

I recently wrote a piece about my experiences with gay white men when my girlfriend and I go out to gay bars or clubs. While often they are very friendly and we have a great time, there are too many instances where white gays will overstep boundaries by asking personal questions, touching my body or hair, or simply doing a little bit too much “yaaaaaas girl” for me to feel comfortable with them. 860 more words


GLAAD Report: Only 17 Major Studio Movies in 2013 Had LGBT Characters

On Tuesday, the LGBT advocacy group GLAAD released its second-ever annual run-down of depictions of gay, bisexual and transgender characters in major Hollywood movies, the… 409 more words

Want to Know, Do & Demand Better? These Four indexes can help.

If money talks, there’s something to be said about the impact of our buying power and the possibility to use that power for good. The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) and the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) have various indexes, tools through which they communicate the findings of their monitoring of various industries. 263 more words