Author Archives: Siggy

About Siggy

Siggy is an ace activist based in the U.S. He is gay gray-A, and has a Ph.D. in physics. He has another blog where he also talks about math, philosophy, godlessness, and social criticism. His other hobbies include board games and origami.

Linkspam: May 27th, 2022

On Fridays, 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! Coyote posted the results of the Quoi Identity Survey. Feral Feminisms released … Continue reading

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Journal Club: Differences between aromantic and romantic

This month, the ace journal club discussed “Sexuality, Sexual Behavior, and Relationships of Asexual Individuals: Differences Between Aromantic and Romantic Orientation” by Ana Catarina Carvalho & David L. Rodrigues. (2021) https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10508-021-02187-2 (requires journal access) The journal club meets once a … Continue reading

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Linkspam: May 6th, 2022

On Fridays, 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! Writing Ace Admiral wrote about Asexy April, and building communities from fandoms. … Continue reading

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Carnival of Aces: 200 Words

The Carnival of Aces for April has been posted by Ulysses.  The theme was “200 Words“.  Please take a look! There currently isn’t any host for the May Carnival of Aces.  If you would like to volunteer, please see the … Continue reading

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Gray Asexuality in mainstream media

As regular readers know, I use Google Alerts to keep tabs on asexuality in mainstream (primarily news) media. In this article, I will survey the alerts for any mention of gray-asexuality, and discuss how it’s presented. This was directly inspired … Continue reading

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Linkspam: April 22nd, 2022

On Fridays, 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! Writing Ace Admiral reviewed some books and manga with asexual resonances, and … Continue reading

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Journal Club: Grounded Exploration of Asexuality and Disability

This month, the ace journal club discussed “You Have to be Normal to be Abnormal: An Empirically Grounded Exploration of the Intersection of Asexuality and Disability” by Karen Cuthbert. (2015) https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1177/0038038515587639 (requires journal access) The journal club meets once a month … Continue reading

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Carnival of Aces call for submissions: 200 Words

We found a volunteer to host the April Carnival of Aces.  It’s being hosted by Ulysses, and the theme is “200 Words”  Get your submissions in before the end of the month! The Carnival of Aces is hosted by volunteers … Continue reading

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Linkspam: April 8th, 2022

On Fridays, 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! Writing Ace Admiral reviewed Kimi no Sekai ni Koi wa Nai. Casey … Continue reading

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Carnival of Aces: Asexuality and Law

The Carnival of Aces for March has been posted by Mundo Heterogéneo.  The theme was “Asexuality and Law“.  Please take a look! There currently isn’t any host for the April Carnival of Aces.  If we don’t find a volunteer soon, the … Continue reading

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