lgbtq

Explore and support LGBTQ issues, rights, events, and movements.

Edward Anderson6 days ago
Is a Mouth a Mouth?
"Suck my dick!" It's a request that is all over Grindr. What is supposed to be a gay... err... "dating" app has been overtaken by men who identify as straight. It led me to question: Why are men who c...
Tasha Oosthuizena month ago
A Change in Sexuality
I want to start this out by stating that I have never been good at writing about myself and my experiences; last year around the same time, I wrote about my catfish story which I didn’t even proofread...
Makena Roacha month ago
I Was Once Lost
When I was growing up I always felt different then everyone else I went to school with. I never knew what it was. But as I grew older I was wondering why I was staring a little bit too long at the gir...
Taste of Blue 2
Jean was standing around the corner from the coffee shop, just out of sight. The cold from the brick wall she was leaning against had begun to creep through her brown woolen coat. She had been standin...
Edward Andersona month ago
Boys to the Yard, Men to My Bed
“My milkshake brings all the boys to the yard...” Kelis croon-brags on her iconic song, “Milkshake.” While she certainly isn’t using the lyrics to advocate for pedophilia, they certainly can be examin...
The Taste of Blue
Jean never thought she would be doing something like this. She had never even kissed a girl before. And now here she was, being pulled along by her hand, to this girl's apartment. And she had only kno...
Georgi Katea month ago
Embracing the Rainbow—A Year of Discovering My Bisexuality
This is a recount of my own journey. It is simply to share my personal experiences over the past year. My story will not line up with that of everyone. Remember, you know your own sexuality best and y...
Beer'yani Bae2 months ago
The 4 AM Visitor
It was one of the foggiest nights in my hometown of Lahore, Pakistan. Everything was white, and it is not even an exaggeration — zero fucking visibility. Grindr seems to provide a little solace at odd...
Anon Anonymous2 months ago
My Journey to Lesbianism
You see, I always just assumed I was bisexual. I've liked woman long before I started liking men. But sexuality is weird like that, right? Sexuality exists on a scale that slides the wetter you are. B...
Rachel Weber2 months ago
What It Feels Like to be Genderfluid
To start this off, I think I should give a general explanation of what genderfluid is. Not many people have heard of the term, and less have met someone that identifies as this. Genderfluid, at least ...
Eleanor Noyce2 months ago
What Pride Means to Me, As a Queer Woman
The first time I fell in love with a girl was like a breath of fresh air. For so long, I believed that I wasn't worthy of love; I wasn't like everyone else; my desires didn't match theirs and theirs d...
Madi Hiler2 months ago
Understanding Sexuality
So you've come to realize that you're a little different; that you don't feel sexual attraction the way others around you do, or to the types of people those around you do. You feel it for the same se...
Chloe Piers3 months ago
What Lesbian Sex Is *Really* Like
Lesbian sex is a very popular curiosity. Some people truly don't understand how sex can happen without a penis, or have misconceptions from lesbian porn made to cater to what men want to see. As a bis...
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Lena Bailey3 months ago
Sexuality & Romantic Attraction
In sexuality and romantic attraction, there is no such thing as abnormal, this is normal. For those who are new to the world of sexuality and romantic attraction, welcome. I'll be nice and easy to und...
Robin Brooks3 months ago
Our Secret (A Transgender Love Story)
For a long time now I've been curious about your secret. For a while I sat back and watched you walk around in your sexy dresses and heels, trying to fight the temptation that you brought into me. But...
Jaye Bahre3 months ago
It Was Just Sex: Exorcising the Spector of Unhappiness
And there she was again…Lizzy…how quietly she arose in my dreams, unbidden. She had been coming to me more frequently as of late. My body hummed at the vision of her short, brown hair tousled from our...
Follow-Up to Pandora's Box
A follow up to Pandora’s Box So I did a thing on Saturday that I called “Pandora’s Box.” It was published in Filthy on Sunday morning (I disagree with the placement, but there was a lot of talk about ...
Pandora's Box
I am a lesbian. That’s a complicated statement. Well, it is for me. It shouldn’t be, but oh my God it is. And perhaps not for the reasons you might immediately think. You see, in addition to being a l...