Cooking corn on the cob in the microwave, how to be a good listener, being productive when living with chronic illness, treating jellyfish stings and more.
“I like being disabled because I like being myself (which is radical enough for any woman to say). Pride, though, requires an even bigger risk.”
Suzanne’s backstory is so heavy it feels almost unnecessary.
Seahorse sex, whiskey with a secret past that nobody could ever ever see coming nope totally improbable, Shirley Manson is coming for your ageist bullshit, people skipping SF Pride, LGBT history in the wake of Orlando, people talking about the word queer, and so very much more!
Look, there’s an American Flag pizza in here. No excuses.
Everyone loves Hot Dogs, and I mean EVERYONE! I can’t think of a single person who would have any reason not to love them! I know for sure my best friend, Heather, loves them!
Everyone gets their turn to be totally miserable.
The first out queer woman crowned Miss Missouri and maybe soon Miss America, a Tory Minister comes out for Britain’s Pride celebrations, Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton love you a whole lot, and more good news you can use to soothe your aching soul.
Queer nightlife in the early twentieth century, taking yourself out to dinner, a herpes vaccine, talking about chronic health problems and more.
In one sentence Black Cindy sums up the writing of this entire season: “Y’all, we ain’t think this shit through.”
Nine apps and websites to make getting together with the fam a whole lot easier.
As a genderqueer human, clothes have always made me feel weird.
It’s Friday Open Thread time, which means it’s time to all compliment your friends!
Spoiler alert: Piper is the woooorst.
This week we have adorable prom stories, comment poetry, arts and crafts, Game of hotness and so much more!
LINKS! I’ve got some for you! NYC is becoming a utopia of free tampons and gender neutral restrooms, fat-positivity in reproductive justice, Janet Mock on Stonewall, female graffiti artists, Gaby Dunn loves A-Camp, and mama bears using humans to protect their cubs.
So much news today! The Democrats’ sit-in in the House over gun legislation, SCOTUS rulings on affirmative action, the status of many undocumented people in the US, the Dollar General case, as well as rulings related to Freddie Gray’s death and trans kids using bathrooms at school, and more.
All the women of Litchfield deserve so much better.
Topics include my personal problems with Bustle’s SEO strategy, beating airport boredom, Gawker Media filing for bankruptcy and more!
Books to read for Pride, searching for representation, cotton candy queer lit, books as taxidermy, books and reading and food and eating, and more.