Engaging in Gender Culture

Recently, the state of Virginia has passed into law the option for people to select an ‘X’ gender option on their driver’s license. I’ve...

Beyond the Binary

The gray area is not gray to me Rather a vast and shimmering sea It expands on for miles Through tribulations and trials As far as the...

LGBTQ Identity Terms

The following presentation is my final research project for my Anthropological Linguistics class. LGBTQ Identity Terms Presentation

Conflicts of an Activist

As an activist, I often wonder if I am too radical for the world but not radical enough for my people I see my people hurting But I know...

I'm Not Like Other Girls

I'm not like other girls. But only because I am not seen as one anymore. When I was a little girl, My favorite princess was Ariel. I had...

I Pierced My Ears Last Week

I pierced my ears last week Even though you didn't want me to Add that to the long list of things You never let me do ​ How ironic is it...

It's Only A Phase

You can't have these thoughts, It's only a phase, May last for weeks, May last for days. Stop lying to yourself, When you know the...

CNN: This is Life with Lisa Ling

This is Life with Lisa Ling S05E03: Gender Fluidity (full episode) #LGBTQ #ComingOut #Transgender #YouTube

Is Asexuality Inherently LGBTQ?

Content Warning: brief r*pe mention (censored), conversion therapy mention, electroshock therapy mention, aphobia, gatekeeping. As you...

Do You Need Dysphoria to be Transgender?

Before I dive in, I need to make the disclaimer that what you are about to read is more of a think piece.  I will not be citing sources...