compulsory heterosexuality

5 Ways Being Queer Is Actually An Advantage For Me

I think there are some real advantages offered by moving away from compulsory heterosexuality! Image: Thinkstock.

Straight people, it isn’t that you aren’t awesome; so many of you are! It’s just that, while you enjoy the numerous advantages that your straight privilege allows you, I’d like to celebrate the little things that make being queer totally rad.

If you like this article, please share it! Your clicks keep us alive!

From Straight To Queer: My Path Of Discovery

When I began having romantic feelings for girls, I was surprised, scared, and hesitant, but I wasn’t willing to totally shut it down.

I was — for a long time — straight. And then I wasn’t.

If you like this article, please share it! Your clicks keep us alive!

From Straight To Queer: My Path Of Discovery

When I began having romantic feelings for girls, I was surprised, scared, and hesitant, but I wasn’t willing to totally shut it down.

I was — for a long time — straight. And then I wasn’t.

If you like this article, please share it! Your clicks keep us alive!

On Parenting And Compulsory Heterosexuality

Don't presume heterosexuality. Image: Thinkstock.

I want my child to be able to self-determine. What that means to me is that they know they have options besides the “default” one that’s plastered all over their TV screens, and that they always know that.

If you like this article, please share it! Your clicks keep us alive!