lgbtq

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

Leanne Warren6 days ago
Coming Out
A lot of queer people once they are out of the closet often claim, "I always knew I wasn't straight," or, "I always knew I was different." For me, this feels partially relatable. Partially. I could ne...
Carina Rose7 days ago
Love, Pride, and Honesty
Everyone has their own story. Each individual in the LGBT+ community comes out in a different way, and for some it is much easier than others. Some people have known who they are their whole life, whi...
Scarlett Choi7 days ago
Am I Bisexual? (Or Confused?)
So you're bisexual. Or you think you are. Or you've liked a few girls and a few boys and you're just not sure. Or you liked girls and you totally switched to guys but now girls... Or maybe you're even...
Validity
We're in an interesting time socially and politically. Many people called it divided, but I would say that the divisions are just more visible now. Two, three, five years before, the type of conversat...
Vicrotia Gorvett11 days ago
Being Bi-Sexual
What It's Like to Grow Up as a Bi-Sexual Female
William F13 days ago
The Other Man
Like all great stories, it begun at the party of a friend of a friend. Gabriel had been invited by James, a man of no substance, a man of complete surface. But oh, what surface he was made up of! The ...
Derek Evers13 days ago
Warmth
"Come dance with me." I looked up, the gym lights blinding me momentarily. My eyes took a few seconds to adjust but when they were used to the light, I realized who was standing there, asking me to da...
Morgan Reddekopp13 days ago
The LGBT "Issue"
Everybody always says that college is the time in a girl's lives that they should start “experimenting.” And I suppose I did—I joined a church community. Based on my experience, I can definitely say t...
Tajah Calderon19 days ago
This Is Me
I knew I was bisexual when I was in the second grade. How did I find out? My first kiss was with a girl. My very first kiss. Should that count as a first kiss? Ha. I came out to my mother when I was i...
Gabriela Linares20 days ago
Latina, Queer, and Raising for Success
As I start to type, I go back in time to my childhood. Everything seemed so different back then and part of that was because I used to live in a different country where beliefs and values varied a lit...
Kay 🎀20 days ago
What Comes with Being Part of the LGBT 🏳️‍🌈
What comes with being part of the LGBT? Well I’ll tell you.. Being a girly girl myself. I get a lot of comments thrown my way from ignorant people. Whether that be on social media or when I am out and...
Chris Jones22 days ago
I'm Coming Out...
This seemingly simple thing is a major life moment for around 10% of the worlds population (depending on which statistician you read) but either way, a large part of humanity has to deal with this in ...
Hilary Wellsford23 days ago
Hanging Out and Heteronormativity
This story is one that has been screaming to be told! I’ve been thinking about this for months, especially since I thought moving to Toronto would be a lot different. I’m sorry for using just a dirty ...
LGBTQ+
The LGBTQ+ community can be confusing to people both inside and outside of it. Hopefully in this article I will be able to give you a small insight into our bright and colourful community. Small discl...
Korrie Denton25 days ago
"When Were You Going to Tell Us You Were a Lesbian?"
This is probably one of my favorite stories to share, but also the most painful. Everyone that hears this story is left baffled, just like I was when it happened. Flash back 10 years ago. I had just g...
T.C. Bosarge25 days ago
3 Ways to Find Lesbian Friends
When first coming out, I was thankful enough to already have a handy dandy lesbian best friend under my belt to help guide me down the trails of homosexuality. However, that is not the case for a lot ...
Alice Maya month ago
The Spectrum Chronicles
My name is Alice and I am still undecided about my sexuality, so I decided to write down my thoughts and what has happened to me so far. This is not about my views being gospel. This is not about me d...
Alandra Barkera month ago
Please Don't Call Me "Queer"
As most people know, "queer" is a term in the ever-expanding world of LGBT+ language. It is often used to describe the LGBT+ community in an umbrella sort of way, as it can encompass all not-straight ...