"Moocher" - Someone who always asks for things and favours constantly, and will never leave you alone.
I regretted coming to the Gaysi Family's Read Out Loud (ROL) event almost instantly.
Only a week in Bombay was enough to make me really reconsider my parameters of fear.
Life after becoming an adult is what people crave for right? The excitement of turning 18 is what every teen awaits for right?
Last Sunday was hell all over again, rushing my father to the hospital and he was there on a ventilator again.
And much to my surprise, I was informed that I was being set up with the friend of my girl friend’s friend.
For a gay Indian woman who has lived most of her coming out years abroad, coming back to India can be pretty daunting – I have done that once.
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A blue collared worker in the train bullied a hijra while a couple of others were laughing at his "jokes".
Treason, rape, murder and theft
And how many more, shall I make you count?
They call it the city of angels in Thai. But, I see no angels here.
Transsexual people are becoming increasingly visible in public life and more and more people are 'coming out'.
We hope you will support Ajay in any way you can - drop him a note, share your voice, just think about him & hope he finds his way through his dark memories
Over the course of time, this identity of mine has made me wonder about gender hypocrisy, gender wars, slut shaming, and other things.
I wasn't happy in the relationship though I know no one can love me more than she does.
I hear a word… “abuse”. I realized it was abuse – my partner had abused me, sexually and with threats.
It is easy enough to pretend we do not know of the love that we do not necessarily desire.
I wanted to lean in and kiss her. I wanted to grab her and fuck her. I imagined it.
I recently stopped going out with my girlfriend of four months because she got engaged.