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Q, B, and Me

Hello there, world. It’s been a long time since I’ve written. Or, perhaps, depending on how you look at it, I’ve never written at all. I had another of these… 1,731 more words

Bipolar

When You Are Engulfed in Flames: What’s Left of "Paris is Burning"’s Legacy

Once every season, RuPaul gathers her remaining gurls, brings them to the front of the “Werk Room”, gives them fake frames to hold over their faces like a monocle, and announces elegantly, “In the grand tradition of… 1,330 more words

Take One

#LoveWins

Love is love is love is love.

Have you ever considered the love you give others? How you show it? Whether you’ve had to hide that love, or pretend that love was not a specific kind of love? 367 more words

Love

Yuri Manga Translation: "The Day an Egg is Released" by Hisaka Mika

Mildly NSFW

“The Day an Egg is Released” (卵のうまれる日) appears in the yuri manga anthology, Yu-Ribbon (ユリボン) published in December 2014. Most stories in the yuri genre focus on romantically charged friendships between teenage girls, evoking nostalgia for the “pure” and affectionate friendships that female readers are likely to have experienced growing up in Japan.  225 more words

Japanese Culture

Museum Pride: Follow Up Questions

After the AAM “Museum Pride” session in Atlanta our fearless moderator, Kate, received a slew of questions we simply didn’t have not time answer. 3,092 more words

Love Letter to College and my Queer Family

I graduated college two weeks ago and I find myself already lost. The place I have called home for the past four years has shut its doors to me and I’m left outside hyperventilating under the hot Middle East sun. 940 more words

Empowerment

The Future Strength of Men and Women, (and those Inbetween)...

“The opposite of patriarchy is not matriarchy, it is fraternity, and I think that it’s women who will have to break the spire and find the trick of cooperation…” – Germaine Greer. 1,976 more words

LGBT