Good morning pals and gals! Let’s read some things together, why shannot we?
Queer as in F*ck You
The Most Famous Lesbian Photographer You’ve Never Heard of — Until Now by Kerry Manders. Pair this with Wild Mares and have yourself a lot of feelings.
Singer Rina Sawayama Is Ready to Rep Her Pansexuality by Zing Tsjeng.
The Call Me by My Name Project is an oral history podcast featuring conversations with 10 trans and gender-diverse people.
Protecting Basic Living Standards for LGBTQ People by Caitlin Rooney, Charlie Whittington, and Laura E. Durso.
From AE Osworth: “Ask a Clean Person did an episode on cleaning binders and also cleaning clothes after top surgery. Language not perfect, but I just listened to it and it’s solid info, highly recommend.” COOL.
Queer Barbers on Instagram Make the Internet a Kinder, Hotter Place by Heather Dockray.
Fatimah Asghar Questions What It Means to Be American by Sarah Burke.
Here we have a piece by Merve Emre, All Reproduction Is Assisted, and then a response from Andrea Long Chu, Having a Child Is a Very Stupid Idea. There are two other responses and they’re all worth reading!
This is extremely fucked up and violent and disgusting. Every now and then I manage to feel shock again, you know? This is one of those times. School Closed After Parents Declare ‘Hunting Season’ on 12-Year-Old Transgender Student: ‘A Good Sharp Knife Will Do the Job’.
Saw This, Thought of You
The Bleeding Edge Is 2018’s Best Horror Film by Melissa Dahl.
When They Put Lauryn Hill on the Cover of Time by Joan Morgan.
5 Cheese and Junk Food Pairings by Michelle Vieira. YES PLEASE AND THANK YOU.
This is some niche content but hear me out: My Old Friend Natty Light by Mickie Meinhardt on the Bitter Southerner.