Tagged: lgbtqia+

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Bi-erasure Is Dangerous

Bi-erasure is an insidious thing. It directly causes biphobia, something that’s not exclusive cishet people but something done by the LGTQ community too. And it’s everywhere, from the reactions to strangers on the street (or at PRIDE events) to the...

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Raising a Genderfull Kid

I’m trying to raise a tiny human. It’s not an easy ride, but then parenting never is. It’s hard for everyone for different reasons, for me it’s a mix of mental health problems and trying to raise a kid encumbered...

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Nursery Fears

There are lots of things to worry about when you send a kid to nursery. Will they get along with the staff, the other children, the change in routine? Will they miss us. Will they miss us at all or...

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My Favourite LGBTQIA+ YouTube Channels

I don’t actually watch many videos. I’m a writer and reader. Television even is mainly a background thing for me now. There are some channels I watch and subscribe too. I will be doing another post of LGBTQIA blogs I...

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Queer Pride Flags 101

Version two of QLF’s Pride flags. There are now 36 flags featured, up from the twenty-four featured on the previous version. I have added a few from suggestions made when the last one did the rounds and a couple of...

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Rather Late For Me: The End Of Section 28

Sexual intercourse began/ in nineteen sixty-three/(Which was rather late for me), Philip Larkin memorably wrote, Between the end of the Chatterley ban/And the Beatles’ first LP. I know the feeling. I found Lady Chatterley’s Lover very boring, but I know...

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Queer Lexicon 101

Not all my readers are queer. I get that. Not all my writing is queer (well, to be fair, it is) but it’s totally passing. And for the next month (year and, well, forever) more and more labels and acronyms...