“When we see women in armor, or in suits, we think of them as strong and powerful. When we see men in a dress, it’s somehow demeaning. I don’t agree with that or believe it at all.”
I’ve just tried a metric ton of photography applications so you don’t have to and boiled it down to what (in my opinion) are the best options.
“I am not hating this experience.”
Hey there, friends! Come on into this Gayme Corner, let’s play some games and get to know each other a little.
“Fresh Romance #2 comes out this week and I checked it out and loved it twice as much as I loved the first issue (and I loved the first issue a lot).”
What happens when you mix technology and table top games? These apps! And these games!
“When I was in high school, I punched a wall to feel something besides the tightness in my chest.”
Seriously, that should be enough to convince you to read the book and this review.
Screet was created as part of the 2015 StartupBus competition, a roadtrip hackathon where folks on different buses develop startup projects on the road, by a team featuring Autostraddle’s very own Creatrix Tiara, and she’s the single person undertaking its second coming. As she builds momentum for the reboot, she set aside some precious moments to talk with me about where Screet comes from and where it’s going.
“Who wants some GLITTER?!”
The Batgirl creative team makes changes to fix their transphobic mistakes, Harley and Ivy are confirmed as a couple, and DC has more queer heroes than ever before!
I’ve come to two conclusions: most entities aren’t censoring gay content on purpose, they’ve just literally never thought of it; and filters, in most cases, are a waste of resources and a bad idea in general.
Self-Care To Do List
Pleasepleasepleasepleaseplease make these adaptations faithful to the books!
Watch the awesome humanoid disaster relief bots today. Have feelings.
“You promised we’d go camping on my birthday.”
“Reading ‘Fun Home’ was like someone turning on the lights for me. I immediately bought a book called ‘How To Make Comics’, went to (the now defunct) Pearl Paints and got all the tools I needed, and I just started drawing.”
This year, I’m going to encourage everyone to unplug when they take their closest queer pack into the woods — as little tech as possible is the name of the game. But that doesn’t mean you need to give up your nerd.
Five non-itinerary things that make A-Camp, A-Camp. In no particular order.
The Queers and Comics conference took place on May 7th and 8th — here’s what Joana Estrela thought about it!