Author Archives: Talia

About Talia

Talia is an asexual, nonbinary, vegan-feminist that drinks a lot of coffee and stays up very late playing Blizzard video games and writing fiction. They are working on a PhD in Environmental Studies where they think a lot about oppression as intersectional and impacting identities differentially. Talia has a particular fondness for asexuality, fandom, and Critical Animal Studies. Their personal blog is petuniaparty.tumblr.com

Question of the week: January 1, 2019.

Do you have a New Year’s resolution? What is it? Or why not?  I’ve never been big on New Year’s resolutions. If I want to do something I will motivate myself. Starting at the beginning of the year never resonated … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: December 4th, 2018.

Do you have any ace or other lgbtq+ family members?  Everyone in my family is straight, cisgender, or closeted and hasn’t come out yet. I’ve never noticed before and only realized when I thought about asking this question today. I … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: November 20th, 2018.

If you could change anything about dating to make it easier, what would you change?  I love online dating but I wish I could change the speed of it. I usually tell people something like “I go slower than the … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: November 6th, 2018.

How do you feel about your physical appearance?  Maybe six or seven years ago in a gender studies class of all women and afab nonbinary students the professor asked if any of us were actually happy with our appearance. She … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: October 23rd, 2018.

How often do you use social media?  I log onto social media once a month or so. While I like the idea of being able to contact acquaintances and chat with strangers about shared interests, I rarely enjoy the experience. … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: October 9th, 2018.

Do you spend time in ace 101 spaces? Why or why not? When I was figuring out my asexuality I spent some time in ace 101 spaces because I simply didn’t know what being ace meant, but they quickly became … Continue reading

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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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