“Coming Out” to People Who Already “Know”

Something unique to non-heterosexuals is this idea that we must¬†“come out” and share our sexual orientation in order to eliminate societies default¬†assumption that¬†people¬†are¬†straight. In my personal experience, coming out has proved¬†both useful and necessary in a variety of situations. My …

Happy Spirit Day Everyone!

Inequality is something¬†that I don’t believe I really experienced as¬†an individual until I started dating men. It was only once my boyfriend and I started going out together in public¬†that I observed¬†various¬†discrepancies in the¬†rights of¬†straight couples compared to¬†LGBT couples. I’ll …

Daily Prompt: Saved by the Bell

“Tell us about a time when you managed to extract yourself from a sticky situation at the very last minute.” –The Daily Post I¬†try to be completely¬†honest with people. If something makes me uncomfortable, I’ll¬†usually tell them and be open …

Daily Prompt: Groupthink

“Write a post that includes dialogue between two people ‚ÄĒ other than you. (For more of a challenge, try three or more people.)” –The Daily Post Little Sister: “Dad, can I have a boyfriend?” Dad: “No.” Little Sister: “Mom, can …