Hello my babies, hello my darlings, hello my ragtime girls. Yes, the three genders: babies, darlings, and ragtime girls. Tag yourself: I’m darling. This morning I am wearing faded jeans with holes in the knees as I sing in the choir and The Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church is there. You know, the smiley guy who preached at Meghan Markle’s wedding?? I’m very embarrassed lol, but as soon as I stopped working in the service industry I threw out all black pants. So here we are. You live and you learn! How are you? Packed for camp yet? I’m not! I leave at 7 am! I, and I really mean this, love how reckless and fun I feel during Gemini season!!!
+ Queer California: Untold Stories at the Oakland Museum of California spotlights lesbian artists’ central role in the state’s queer history.
— CHARLI XCX (@charli_xcx) June 1, 2019
The Generation Q iteration also means chances to address some of the mistakes made in its original run. While groundbreaking, the series wasn’t without its flaws, even when it came to its own LGBTQ+ storytelling. “The thing that I get the most shit for, and it’s well-deserved, is the Max storyline,” Chaiken says. In addition to critiques that the show lacked racial diversity, the writing around the show’s main trans character Max — played by Daniela Sea — received a lot of backlash, particularly regarding how his transition was portrayed, among other issues. The show also got flack for casting a cisgender woman in the role of a trans man, a mistake Chaiken acknowledges.
+ Los Angeles-based Boone, a “queer, funk, rock, dominatrix band,” will take the stage Saturday night at Laguna Beach’s Main Street Bar to help celebrate the city’s LGBTQ Pride weekend.
+ “Three Chicago artists are hoping to create conversation about the LGBTQ community across the city, one mural at a time.”
+ LET’S GO LESBIANS, LET’S GO!! *clap, clap,clap*
+ Happy Pride: conversion therapy is now ILLEGAL in Colorado!
Ok have a happy Sunday, I’m gonna try not to stress sweat anymore than I already am and
finish start packing. LOVE YOUUUUU. Also happy birthday to me. 🎉