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Not every thing is as simple as boy and girl

Heteronormativity can be compared to right handedness in today’s world. Many objects in society are designed to facilitate and appease a right handed person, such examples include: door handles, zippers on pants and railings on stair cases.   311 more words

Mundane Heteronormativity.

This is a constant in every single queer person’s life. It’s insidious. We’re not special, or different from anyone under the LGBTQIA (or as my husband likes to say, QUILTBAG) umbrella. 482 more words


‘Equally Wed’ helps same-sex couples navigate heteronormative wedding industry

Your beloved asked. And you said “yes.”

That’s all it took: so simple, yet so momentous and now you’re getting married. That’s nothing new these days; LGBT couples have weddings all the time, so how do you make yours special? 482 more words


Men Who Tell You Missing A Dick Is Irrelevant & "Not Woke" Enough.

As time wears on and certain parties start to more commonly bandy terms like “gender essentialism,” the existence of a thesis statement like Missing a Dick constantly comes under fire by “men” (and even women, as there’s so few wholly straight ones left–then again, it’s been decreed by Kinsey that no one is or can be wholly anything). 214 more words

Jealousy Maketh The Manchild

Anyone who’s spent any amount of time around (heterosexual) couples who are just starting down Parenthood Boulevard (don’t do it, it’s a trap!) will have heard the common refrain of “things just aren’t the same between us any more”. 1,046 more words

The Nature of being A Female, The Expectations of being A Woman

I only know that I am sure of myself when I make a definitive claim about myself without hesitation. When I can relay a thought to someone important, and close to me, without assuming regret after that moment. 3,584 more words

Human Sexuality And Gender