Monthly Archives: September 2018

Question of the Week: September 25th, 2018.

Do you have ace friends? Do you want more?  I used to have offline ace friends but recently noticed that I don’t anymore. We drifted apart for typical reasons and lost touch. Very little of our conversations were about asexuality. … Continue reading

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Once You Get What You Want…

One reason I have taken an active role in the asexual community is because I want asexuality to “go mainstream.” That is, not only would asexuality have the same visibility as other orientations but also letting people of all orientations … Continue reading

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Linkspam: September 21st, 2018

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 luvtheheaven talked about specifying asexuality with sex aversion. jotdancing documented … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: September 18th, 2018.

How do you describe asexuality to other people? If I’m talking to someone who I suspect is allosexual I go with ‘you know that feeling when you look at someone and go they are hot id like to have sex … Continue reading

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Asexuality as a hard limit (or: the cat is dead)

Content warnings: discussion of abuse (with a few examples given, including one having to do with food restriction) and boundary violation, discussion of anti-sex-averse sentiment, mention of sexual violence, animal death in the context of a metaphor In the past few … Continue reading

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Linkspam: September 14th, 2018

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! News & Outreach There will be an ace and aro hospitality suite … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: September 11th, 2018.

What program did you take in school or what did you wish you could take? 

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Asexuality in early radical feminism, Part 2

In the first part of this series, I discussed asexuality in early radical feminism, in the late 60s and early 70s, focusing on two cases: Valerie Solanas, and Cell 16.  We found the word “asexual” being used in unfamiliar ways, … Continue reading

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Carnival of Aces: Stages of Coming Out

The Carnival of Aces for August has been posted on Demisexual and Proud.  The theme was “Stages of Coming Out“.  Please take a look! The next Carnival of Aces is being hosted by Ace Film Reviews.  The theme for September … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: September 4th, 2018.

What’s your favourite comfort thing when you are sick? I’m that kind of low level sick right now where I’m mostly just too tired and brain foggy to be fully sick, and I almost want to just be fully sick … Continue reading

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