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: May 22nd, 2018.

Do you have any pets? If so, what kinds? Or what pets would you want to have? When I told a past professor I was going to be researching asexuality she told me she knows someone who might be asexual. … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: May 8th, 2017.

What keeps you coming back to the ace community?  For the past year or so my engagement with ace spaces has gone down. To be fair I’ve been less engaged in other spaces as well. Community is important but it … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: April 24th, 2018.

What sites or places do you use to discuss asexuality? If you are in multiple spaces have you noticed different cultural norms?  

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Question of the Week: April 10th, 2018.

How do you know if you want to be in a relationship with someone? In Siggy’s recent post on gay coming out stories he writes that while crushes are a big part of coming to realize you are gay narratives … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: March 27th, 2018.

What’s your relationship with alcohol? Do you drink? If so, how often? When?  I don’t mind if others drink around me but for the last year or so I’ve had no interest in consuming alcohol.  I’ve been tipsy a few … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: February 27th, 2018.

Have you ever used an online dating site? Why or why not?  I’ve used OkCupid, Plenty of Fish, Tinder, Bumble, Coffee Meets Bagel, Veggie Date, and a few other online dating websites with varying levels of success. OkCupid seems the … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: February 13th, 2017.

How often do you hear or see people talk about asexuality in your every day life?  Offline asexuality rarely comes up unless I bring it up. Online in gaming communities, online dating discussion forums, vegan forums, and wherever else I … Continue reading

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