As any LGBTQ+ person would know, you can get insults thrown at you all the time, such as fag, queer and homo just to name a few, which then can bring on negative feelings for the word, and rightly so. Personally, I call myself a queer, that is what I identify as, and I also… Continue reading Why say Queer?
Following on from yesterday's blog post about bisexual erasure, I thought that today I would write about bisexual stereotypes and misconceptions. Bisexual women only do it to turn straight guys on. I could not care less what anybody thinks of me or my sexuality, the type of girls who do this are the kind who… Continue reading Bisexual Stereotypes
Bisexuals aren't unicorns, it isn't for gay or straight people to debate whether we exist, we are here and we are queer.
A lifetime ban on men who have sex with men donating blood was initially enforced following the rise of HIV and Hepatitis B in the 70s and 80s, but was changed in 2011. Men are now excluded from donating blood for 12 months following sexual activity with men. But why isn't this enforced in heterosexual… Continue reading Why can’t gay men give blood?
Coming out is a massive part of a queer persons life, however everyone's coming out story is a little different. I came out in year 8, so when I was around 13, I had never been in a relationship or even kissed anyone, however I knew I was queer, I asked my uncle's best friend,… Continue reading How I came out.
What does a lesbian actually look like?
So, pretty much everyone knows about being LGBT but what is LGBTTQQIAAP?