Author Archives: Siggy

About Siggy

Siggy is a physics grad student in the U.S. He is gay gray-A, and makes amateur attempts at asexual activism. His interests include godlessness, scientific skepticism, and math. While not working or blogging, he plays video and board games with his boyfriend, and folds colored squares.

Ace Tropes: Ace Meets Incubus

Sara K. blogs at The Notes Which Do Not Fit, and has written a number of book reviews of asexual fiction. She is continuing the ace tropes series. Some cultures have stories about mythical beings which are extremely sexually attractive, … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: May 16th, 2017

What interactions have you had with your parents about being aro/ace? Mother’s Day reminds us all to be grateful for our mothers, although some people have had enough conflict with their mothers that perhaps the holiday falls flat for them. … Continue reading

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Looking for Asexual Agenda contributors

The Asexual Agenda is a blog written by ace-spectrum people, for ace-spectrum people, seeking to go beyond what we see in mainstream news. We talk about personal experiences, relationships, language, intersectionality, activism, media, and more. We also serve as a … Continue reading

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Carnival of Aces: Aromanticism, Asexuality and Parenthood

The Carnival of Aces for April has been posted on Abnormaldiversity.  The theme was “Aromanticism, Asexuality, and Parenthood“.  Please take a look! The next Carnival of Aces is being hosted by From Fandom to Family: Sharing my many Thoughts.  The … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: May 3rd, 2017

What games have you been playing lately? We recently acquired a copy of Scythe, which is a board game about an alternate history of eastern Europe, where there are mechs.  It’s a lot of fun, and sometimes we even stop … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: April 18th, 2017

Do you like to wear things that are purple, or in other ace or aro colors? I’ve known many people at ace meetups to wear purple, often in scarves, shirts, or cardigans.  As was discussed in  the last Carnival of … Continue reading

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Ace Tropes: Ace in a Poly

Sara K. blogs at The Notes Which Do Not Fit, and has written a number of book reviews of asexual fiction. She is continuing the ace tropes series. Content Note: this post contains some non-explicit discussion of sex. “I have … Continue reading

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