Always comforted by binaries
So used to divisions of only Two
I found myself baffled when I
Entered the Ladies’ Room
And found a bunch of men
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Androgyny exists separately from sexuality, but the two are closely intertwined because stepping outside of traditional gender expression happens often in the queer experience.
I’ve only recently proved it to be true
Aai, Baba - I’m dying to just tell you.
You are valid if you're still in the closet, you're valid irrespective of when you come out, you're valid if you decide to never come out.
I wish I had exposed my University, a bastion of liberal education, which I hold in high regard nevertheless, for its hypocrisy when it came to the LGBTQ issues.
Yes, the media tends to hype kissing for some odd reason. People in love, kiss. Don’t straight people kiss? What’s the big deal?
One year and many sessions down the line, today if you ask me do I ‘enjoy’ pain, I’ll say I don’t know. The word enjoy somehow does not fit. But if you ask me, am I turned on by pain… I would not hesitate for a second…hell, yes, I am.
Like most sexual identities, this one comes with its own share of trials and tribulations.
Have you always known?
My attraction to pretty girls with
pretty eyes and sad stories.
Stories I re-told at lunch everyday, asking
for endings I knew nothing about.
No one should have to deal with sexism, homophobia and of course prejudices against mental illness all at once.
This is our top, but by no means exhaustive, girl-on-girl myth busting guide.
At thirty, I realise that these borrowed worlds not only helped me through some of my toughest times as a teen, but also influenced me as a feminist, queer creator years later.
The show is fun, pure, unadulterated, slaphappy comic story of boys next door.
Having been bullied in school, I really wished I knew I wasn't alone, or that speaking to other people would not make me come across as weak.
Forget homosexuality for a moment, prejudice needs to be eradicated regardless of who it is targeted at.
Indemnify me for this gigantic emptiness of vast space
and for not having the courage to break it to my face
Many people, mostly women grew up so sequestered from sex that they associated it with pain and discomfort.
But since life is no fairy tale
The forever love promise soon become stale
My name day came and went
Suddenly there was no time to spend
Bunny turned out to be a very naughty child and was often found thrown across momma Bunny’s knees getting spanked.