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O Jasmine, Jasmine! Wherefore art thou making my tongue itch?

So I just discovered that jasmine tea makes my tongue tingle.

It’s not exactly unpleasant, but after googling the peculiarity I have arrived at three potential conclusions: 125 more words


An Aromantic Perspective: What It's Like To Be In A Romantic Relationship

It took me a really long time to come to terms with my aromanticism. Being an aromantic means that I don’t have romantic attraction. A lot of people assume that this means I can’t be loving, friendly, or even sociable. 843 more words


Love, Labels and Finally Letting Go.

So I wanted to kick start my blog on a bit of a happier note – and also talk about aromanticism separately – but I’m very sad to say that I recently found out that a family friend of ours is going to lose his wife to brain cancer. 1,382 more words


Sex Indifference and My Decision to Take Sex Out of the Picture

Hello again! For those of you who are looking forward to my next writing article, don’t worry! I’ll have one up soon. In the meantime, I’d like to talk about asexuality some more. 819 more words


6 Things That Made Me Realize I'm an Aromantic Asexual

Sometimes when I think about how long it took me to figure out my orientation and identity, I’m absolutely astounded. I was raised in a very conservative(not necessarily political, but highly religious/traditionalist) household and discovering these different aspects of myself has led to a curious kind of peace within myself. 1,089 more words


Carnival of Aces: The Ups and Downs of an Aro-Ace Identity

Recently, I’ve had to look very closely at myself and what I want out of my relationships.

Two years ago, this wasn’t an option. I was fighting so many battles that it was easier to go along with the norm than it was to wage a war to be myself. 889 more words


Italian Pasta and Romantic Attraction

One of the hardest things for me to explain is how I’m in a relationship. 529 more words