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Thank F*ck 2016 Is Over

This year, I have often returned to JK Rowling’s words about failure at dark times in her life: “ meant a stripping away of the inessential.” 584 more words


LFest - Access All Areas

Earlier this month I was given a fantastic opportunity to appear on the Indie Author Panel at LFest. This is the UK’s biggest women-only festival, and has been running for a few years now. 650 more words

Lesbian Fiction Author

The Queerness of God

Written by Jessica Reesor Rempel

God is queer. 

Does that make you uncomfortable? I’m not sorry.  I won’t take it back.

Embracing the full humanity in folks who identify as queer (LGBTQ) means recognizing that… 442 more words


"The bible is very clear!"

Pieter Niemeyer, with thanks to John MH

“The bible is very Clear”

I can hardly count the numerous times I have heard this phrase being used as a tool to counter and shut down conversation regarding difficult matters of faith and life, particularly in relation to LGBTQ people. 797 more words

Faith Journey's

On Gender Expression, or None Gender with Left Girl

Gender. We’re all supposed to possess it.

We’re supposed to be able to instantly identify “what someone is.”

And when we can’t…people get confused. Even angry. 1,659 more words

Gender Identity

And so it begins...

Who am I?

That question gets more and more difficult to answer as time goes on because of its intricacies and complexities, and yet my identity it is slowly crystallizing before me. 2,513 more words


I’ve come out (in secret) to you

By: Sharmin Shanur

I would like to dedicate this poem to my friend Lucia: You inspired me to write this poem at Kairos. I know I am not gay, but I hope my words are able to  capture what some girls might feel as a homosexual female. 207 more words