Monthly Archives: June 2016

#QueerSelfLove, Intersectional Harassment, and Resilience

Content warning: This post contains a discussion of multiple types of bigoted harassment that I experienced, and provides examples of threats of violence. This section is preceded with a trigger warning and its end is also marked. Please exercise self … Continue reading

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Linkspam: June 24th, 2016

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! Ace Blogging Siggy likes thinking of love as chemicals. News & Outreach … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: June 21st, 2016

How big is asexuality in your whole identity or sense of self? Asexuality used to be one of the most prominent features of my identity; I thought about asexuality constantly and felt people really knew me if they knew that I was … Continue reading

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Linkspam: June 17th, 2016

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! Ace Blogging killerbee13 lists reasons why xe is queer.  Xe also criticized … Continue reading

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PTSD and Orlando

For those who follow my Tumblrs, you know that I haven’t been talking about Orlando.  In fact, I pretty much put a moratorium on the topic on my blogs; as I put it, I’m not all that interested in massively … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: June 14th, 2016

This is a space to share reactions to the Orlando nightclub shooting. Note that many people feel strongly about the tragedy, and I ask that you respect other people’s feelings.  I also encourage people to exercise their right not to … Continue reading

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20 narratives of aces who like sex

These days, many ace communities are conscious of the fact that some aces like sex. Nonetheless, there is a lot of confusion about what that means. Rather than defining it, I want to share a bunch of possible narratives. Some … Continue reading

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Linkspam: June 10th, 2016

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! Ace Blogging Jo also wrote about the strange state of being neither … Continue reading

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Carnival of Aces: Questioning Your Faith

The Carnival of Aces for May has just been posted on Halfthoughts.  The theme was “Questioning your faith“.  Please take a look! The next Carnival of Aces is being hosted by Rock of Aces.  The theme for June is “Resiliency”.  … Continue reading

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Bad Experiences in University (Part One): The Activism Committee

In my last article, I spoke about how my experiences with SpectrumLSU has helped me grow and move pass my pessimism surrounding teaching and understanding asexuality. However, my entire university experience hasn’t been easy. There are three experiences that immediately … Continue reading

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