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Absence and substance

If being on the asexual spectrum means never or rarely feeling sexual attraction, then what is there? I’ve had my first conversations with strangers about asexuality. 523 more words

Demisexuality

Carnival of Aces: Begijnhof

Despite earlier posts, here’s my contribution for July’s Carnival of Aces. Belatedly, I realised I had an answer for one of the questions: “Is it appropriate to speculate about the a/sexuality of individuals who lived before asexuality and sexual orientations were a well-accepted concept?” Yes… because I have one possible answer of what life asexual-spectrum women might’ve chosen centuries before the sexual revolution happened and they had, y’know, more of a say in the marrying and sex-having matter. 1,234 more words

Asexual

You Have a Right to Buy & Sell Sex!

The ESPLER Project on Reason TV

“Our hope in the lawsuit is to have the anti-prostitution law overturned as unconstitutional and invalidated in the state of California,” says Maxine Doogan, a working prostitute and president of the Erotic Service Provider Legal, Education, and Research Project (ESPLER), a group that has filed a lawsuit against California’s attorney general and several mayors. 159 more words

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Asexuality and the Trouble with Chastity

The second installment in the blog series on Asexuality and Christianity, from the perspective of a Dutch Christian demisexual woman. This will be a post on the origin of chastity, where did the Christians go with the idea of not-sex-having and how it can interfere with understanding asexuality. 2,802 more words

Demisexuality