lgbtq

The letters LGBTQ are just another way of saying that Love is Love.

Em Trevino5 days ago
Pronouns
Pronouns are an interesting thing, especially when it comes to gender. Every one of us is given a set of pronouns from the minute we are conceived. From she/her to he/him, the problem with these is th...
Danni Greer6 days ago
Are You a Boy or a Girl?
Names and places have been changed for anonymity, but this is a true story. I grew up in the rural parts of Virginia. Living in rural counties, there’s lots of mud, country music, trucks, and guns. In...
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Katrina Pelky9 days ago
It's Hard to Be Me
When I was three-years-old, my mom bought me a beautiful pink princess dress to dress in for Halloween. I fell in love with that dress and felt so beautiful in it. I remember how confident I felt walk...
Kayla C. 14 days ago
Starting a New Year
There were three of us. Just me, my best friend, and her. It was New Years Eve and my boyfriend and I had broken up the night before, so I wanted to be home but not alone. They both were able to come ...
Josh Diaz15 days ago
The ‘B’ in LGBT
The LGBT community has been known to be a very accepting community, for the most part, but when broken down there are still many flaws, as most social categories of people have. The community still fa...
T.C. Lambert15 days ago
Being a Lesbian in South Alabama
Being a lesbian in any state can be quite frustrating when it comes to unwanted attention. However, I don’t live in every state. I happily reside in Alabama, a state basically torn down the middle wit...
Allymae Simms16 days ago
How I Loved Someone, Without Loving Myself First
"You can't love someone until you love yourself" is a phrase that has always haunted me. It left me growing up, believing I could never find actual love. As a depressed teen living with a father they ...
Jaye Cooney17 days ago
3AM - 19 and Never Been Kissed
Let me just preface this by saying 1) I have no judgment for having your first kiss younger or older and 2) I am the last person I expected this to happen to. But you probably don't know what I'm talk...
Luis Guerra23 days ago
A Night Walk!
A walk of different things. I am a little inspired tonight, and I would like to write this with the purpose of sharing with you our night together. A night filled with love, passion, and a lot of new ...
Luis Guerra24 days ago
A Movie to Remember
It was the Monday of December 16, 2013 when we agreed to set a second official date. After a week of texting and phone calls, which were weird and awkward, but beautiful, satisfying and filled with jo...
Dezi Hope25 days ago
My First Lesbian Romance
The first time I met her, we were both children. I have vague memories of her in elementary school, a sheepish looking child with wild brown hair and a timid demeanor. The first time I met her and it ...
Lanie Asha month ago
Goodbye My Love
Your caresses, your smile, I miss it all. The sweet words you use to whisper in my ear. The gifts you'd give me on Valentine's day. It's all I remember about you. I once heard that when it comes to a ...
The Trans Awakening
This story is a pretty deep one filled with confusion and emotion. It’s a story of a girl who didn’t know she was a girl until she was an adult man. This is a story of a 25-year-old woman born and rai...
Drew Marplea month ago
When a Chromosome Can Change Your Life
My fingertips wandered over her soft skin. I kissed her forehead, allowing my lips to linger there for a moment. My foot was asleep but I didn’t want to wake her up. I wanted to stay here forever. The...
Jemma O'Donovana month ago
Learning To Love Your Gay Self
If you're reading this, then you may be wondering about loving and embracing your sexuality. I've been there. And it isn't easy. But it can be done. I realised I was "different" when I was around 9 ye...
Zak Awrya month ago
My Coming Out
I had come out to my best friend months earlier when I first turned 21, but kept it from my parents until I was a few months from moving to New Zealand in case they reacted negatively. I can feel my h...
Richard Douglas2 months ago
What's It Feels Like for a (Gay) Boy
This morning I read a blog written by a woman who had been in a relationship with her boyfriend for five years. She wrote about the ways things change and that often familiar transition from butterfli...
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Edward Anderson2 months ago
My Big City Single Life
"Houston, I know there's a problem here, Must be a hole in the atmosphere. Baby, I wanna be closer to love," Britney Spears sings during "Man On The Moon" from her Glory CD. Great song. There's the ba...