Category Archives: Relations

Role Models

Growing up I had no role models, no elders, no one to look up to and model my life’s framework after. I didn’t see myself in my teachers or the mothers. I knew no other women, and I certainly didn’t know

Role Models

Growing up I had no role models, no elders, no one to look up to and model my life’s framework after. I didn’t see myself in my teachers or the mothers. I knew no other women, and I certainly didn’t know

Defining Queerness by Shon Faye

A friend shared this video, so I thought I’d share it with you – Defining Queerness READ THE TRANSCRIPT: “I’m going to attempt to outline the topic of queerness. Queer implies a radical response to heterosexual and patriarchal society, but

Defining Queerness by Shon Faye

A friend shared this video, so I thought I’d share it with you – Defining Queerness READ THE TRANSCRIPT: “I’m going to attempt to outline the topic of queerness. Queer implies a radical response to heterosexual and patriarchal society, but

How to Cuddle with Friends

I don’t know, I’m still learning. I remember sleepovers at Caroline’s house with Ashley. Somehow, I always got stuck in the middle of the bed, and stayed alert all night to the bodies surrounding me. This was in 6-7th grade,

How to Cuddle with Friends

I don’t know, I’m still learning. I remember sleepovers at Caroline’s house with Ashley. Somehow, I always got stuck in the middle of the bed, and stayed alert all night to the bodies surrounding me. This was in 6-7th grade,

I LOVE MY QUEER FRIENDS

Last summer I moved from North Carolina to Philadelphia and left a decade of friendships and fuckups behind. I was happy for a new start in a big city, with more opportunities, and a larger queer community, but I was

I LOVE MY QUEER FRIENDS

Last summer I moved from North Carolina to Philadelphia and left a decade of friendships and fuckups behind. I was happy for a new start in a big city, with more opportunities, and a larger queer community, but I was

Finding a Doctor

Backstory: I’m bipolar and unmedicated since 2012 My lover and I moved to Philadephia, living together for the first time She’s in school, I freelance – mainly from home I’ve been struggling the past few days, maybe longer–a week to

Finding a Doctor

Backstory: I’m bipolar and unmedicated since 2012 My lover and I moved to Philadephia, living together for the first time She’s in school, I freelance – mainly from home I’ve been struggling the past few days, maybe longer–a week to

the reasons why they fight

My buddy always dates the wrong women. They’re saddled with emotional issues, they’re underage, and sometimes they’re straight. I think she’s in a good place now, and I really hope this underage dancer + roller derby-er doesn’t break her heart.

the reasons why they fight

My buddy always dates the wrong women. They’re saddled with emotional issues, they’re underage, and sometimes they’re straight. I think she’s in a good place now, and I really hope this underage dancer + roller derby-er doesn’t break her heart.