Monthly Archives: March 2015

Tips for writing about asexuality in non-ace spaces

This post is for the March Carnival of Aces. The Carnival topic for this month, on writing about asexuality, was incredibly timely for me (so timely that this is my second submission to the Carnival!). This is the month that … Continue reading

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Linkspam: March 27th, 2015

Every Friday, we will share links to news, blogs, and anything else we find interesting.  We can’t catch everything, so you are invited to self-promote in the comments! redbeardace posted A Man’s Guide to Asexuality and A Woman’s Guide to Asexuality. … Continue reading

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Writing About Asexuality in a Classroom Setting

Earlier this month, I wrote about some of the trouble I encountered in creative writing classes here [tw: verbal abuse by teachers, domestic violence mentions]. Consider this post a sort of follow-up to that one. It is also my official submission … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: March 24, 2015

I’m very excited– being a newly minted voter within the last year, I will be able to participate in the 2016 US presidential election; my very first one! Also notable are the British elections coming up in May 2015, as … Continue reading

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Ambiguous and heading nowhere

“Gray-A” was coined to describe the fuzzy space between asexual and non-asexual.  Or as I’ve put it, it describes people who find asexuality to be useful to understand their personal experiences, but who don’t fit the technical definition. “Demisexual”, by … Continue reading

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Linkspam: March 20th, 2015

Every Friday, we will share links to news, blogs, and anything else we find interesting.  We can’t catch everything, so you are invited to self-promote in the comments! Tristifere started a new blog about asexual history, and asexual perspectives on … Continue reading

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An Aromantic’s Lament

Last November, I wrote about how I don’t understand romantic attraction and how a lot of online aromantic discourse doesn’t make sense to me because of that. As rotten-zucchinis perceptively noted (footnote 3), it’s not so much that I’m failing … Continue reading

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