Author Archives: Talia

About Talia

Talia is an asexual, nonbinary trans, vegan-feminist that drinks a lot of coffee and stays up very late playing World of Warcraft 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: February 14th 2017.

What are you doing for Valentine’s Day?  Usually I don’t give much thought to Valentine’s Day. Whoever I’m dating and I decide to do something really small (cards and chocolate) or nothing at all. I got dumped last night though so … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: January 31st, 2017.

What sort of asexual representation do you want to see more of?  I want to see asexual representation where being asexual is an explored and normal part of a character’s life. I want to see characters settled into asexuality and … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: January 17th 2017.

Do you identify with the terms nonsexual or nonlibidoist? If so, what do they mean to you? Years ago when I first heard the terms nonsexual and nonlibidoist they were alternatives for asexuality. We might have called ourselves the nonsexual … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: December 20th, 2016.

Do you identify as polyamorous, nonmonogamous, or desire any other form of nontraditional relationship?   

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Question of the Week: December 6th, 2016.

Where do you meet people you’ve gone on dates with and/or been in relationships with?  Apparently I really need the internet for my dating life; all my dates and relationships have come from Okcupid and other dating sites, World of … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: November 22nd, 2016.

Do you experience forms of attraction such as platonic, aesthetic, sensual, intellectual etc. in a gray, ambiguous, confusing, or unclear way?  Many people in the ace community discuss feeling sexual and/or romantic orientation in ways that are confusing to them, … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: November 8th, 2016.

Were you born ace? Did you become ace over time? Did you suddenly become ace?

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