lgbtq

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

Camilla Fabbri4 days ago
Pride Month 2019
Questioning: the uncertainty of one's gender, sexual identity, and orientation (or all three) is the process of exploration by people who may be unsure, still exploring, and/or concerned about applyin...
Jules Fortman4 days ago
7 Ways to Participate in Pride Without the Parade
Pride month comes around every June as a way to foster community and celebrate sexual diversity. It’s all about recognizing the impact that LGBTQIA+ individuals have had on their communities, and the ...
Isaac Garrison6 days ago
Why Am I Not Having Fun This Pride?
New Orleans, Louisiana home of jambalaya, corrupt government, and my home for the past four-ish years. This weekend rainbow flags are flying, and straight girls are screaming "Love Wins!" That is righ...
Pride and Identity
Pride, many people know this word from many places. Some from a place of fear, holding it as a sin, while others see it as a beacon of hope to a brighter future. Having pride in yourself and your acco...
Ollie Oram9 days ago
Coming out as Gay at 16... Three Years On
It's been three years now since I came out as gay; I was 16 at the time. I'd known that I was attracted to other males since around the age of 12 or 13, but it took years until I could come to terms w...
Monique B10 days ago
Growing Pains
Growing up all I knew was church, church, and more church. I never had a choice and even as I got a little older I still had no choice because it was forced on me. My life surrounded by church was lik...
Jose Soto10 days ago
For Muxes, Every Month Is Pride Month
In 1970, the month of June was named National Pride Month, a year after the famous Stonewall riots in Greenwich Village located in New York City. The riots, which spanned over three days, saw the New ...
Asian Woman11 days ago
Cookies and Milk
Let’s say that we have a box of cookies, and a glass of milk. These two things are completely different. Different sizes and different shapes. They’re total opposites. But, the thing is, they complete...
Scott Lavely12 days ago
The Road to Sexuality and Gender
I am a transgender man, 18 years old and about to start my HRT (Hormone Replacement Treatment). I am looking back on my road to finding myself and learning to accept who I am. I was raised in my grand...
Nathaniel Corns18 days ago
I Will Always Be Trans Before I Am Bi
Judging by the title, I wouldn't blame you for thinking this is going to be a rage piece—a rant against cis LGB people. It's not. I've come to terms with the fact that, as a trans person, I have to be...
Trent Swisher21 days ago
Looking in the Wrong Direction
I know none of you know who I am, but it’s within strangers that you’ll find some of the most interesting stories. Here’s the story of how I found my soulmate. Him and I were best friends, strictly fr...
Kennith Vinyard24 days ago
Dating Is Legit Horrible
When I was the tender young age of seven I knew that I wasn’t a girl. I loved how much I looked like my father and that you couldn’t tell my gender unless my mom put in those God forsaken barrettes. I...
Tanaine Jenkins24 days ago
The L Word
Are you Gay? In my 23 years of life I had never been asked this question. Since I was 17 years old I had identified as... I guess the L Word. Even though I've never said the L-Word, and the truth is t...
Angela Westgatea month ago
5 Misconceptions of Pansexuality
I'm Pansexual myself and I want to talk about the misconceptions.
Charmee Taylora month ago
Finding Queer Identity Through Weed
I take a deep breath in, and I can feel the sweet smoke go to the back of my throat. I hold on to it like I'm in a desert, and it's quenching my thirst. I exhale. I can breathe, my eyes feel heavy, an...
Chris Deea month ago
7 Reasons Why It Rocks to Be a Single Gay Man
Despite the way society can make you feel sometimes, being in a relationship isn’t a magic key to happiness for everyone. Yes, sharing your life with someone special definitely has its benefits, but t...
Growing Up as a Feminine Lesbian
“Are you sure you’re gay?” “Maybe you just haven’t found the right man yet?” “You’re still young, things might change!” These are all the ignorant comments you’ll hear when you’re fresh out of the clo...