“He pretended he didn’t know that you were gay — for laughs!”
Are you asking me if I want to work more than just my regular work days? In Black History Month!?!
“I’m sorry, is this a sext or a love poem to the moon?”
Visualizing a meditation for the month of Aquarius, Baopu channels creative energy in her own way.
“What is Gay/Straight Alliance?”
We’ve all picked up some new interest or hobby that no one else shares. That won’t stop us from talking about it.
“Are you watching white supremacists storm the capitol while eating a bowl of popcorn??”
“I physically don’t know if I can stop!”
However distant and isolated we feel, we remind each other to remember to breathe.
This year we got a lot of additions to our lesbian media library, but holiday classics are a tough nut to crack.
The holidays can be hard, but Celeste and their mom always figure it out.
This child wouldn’t allow me to draw in peace unless I was drawing dinosaurs. It’s fine — I’ll just say something queer and relatable.
“Drama! Exciting secrets! Rumors! The GOOD stuff!!”
I have this reoccurring dream, where I run into my grandma while taking a walk. I’m missing the reunions we could have had this year, and looking at this separateness with bitter-sweet intention.
“ARE YOU F*CKING WITH ME AGAIN???”
When you’re working from home on EXPERT MODE, you have lots of time to chat with your co-workers.
“We honor all the trans folk who paved the way for us, and all the trans folk who died because they didn’t have the safety they deserved.”
“Doesn’t that show go against all your values — as queers, as feminists, as people with taste?”
“Safe spaces were never granted to the marginalized. There’s no freedom without fighting.”
Y’Know what I miss? Crying in public. A human emotion, shared with fellow humans.