“I Think It’s Really Weird That Some People Don’t Think That Bisexuals Exist Because We Do.”
My name is Rachel and I’m from Keller, Texas. This one time I went to the Texas Renaissance Festival and afterwards they have this huge bonfire. It’s super fun, everybody’s dancing around, and they’re playing drums and stuff and girls in chain mail. And I saw this girl across the … Continue reading
Why I Identify As “Queer.”
My name is Jaime-Jin Lewis and I’m from Charlottesville, Virginia. My whole life I feel like I’ve been an “other”, from being an Asian American, being female, being a transracial adoptee, being a Southerner who was growing up ...
Bisexual Struggles With Perception of Being Straight.
As a child, Faith Cheltenham thought she was gay. As she grew older, though, she became aware that her attraction was much broader than to just one gender or identity. Faith explains:
I dated straight women who became bisexual women, ...
The Choice In Bisexuality.
Holly explains the sometimes tricky situation of coming out as a bisexual.
It’s weird to come out as a bisexual because it’s both that there is something of a choice and you know there is a choice and ...
I’m From Spokane, WA – Video Story.
I'm Ronny Oliver. I'm Mathias Oliver. I'm Reagan Oliver and we are the Oliver family from Spokane, Washington. (Mathias) Yes! (Reagan) We've been working really hard on helping Mathias our son who's fifteen and he came out when he was ...
I’m From West Hartford, CT – Video Story.
I'm Peter Paige. To say I'm from West Hartford, Connecticut is a little bit of a misnomer, I was born in West Hartford, Connecticut but I'm from a lot of places. I envy people who can say a statement as ...
I’m From Lakeport, CA – Featured Artist
Story and art by Daniel Strohmeier
My father was a used car salesman by day, and by night and weekend he was a lousy, yet enthusiastic, do-it-yourself home repair man. There is a picture, somewhere, that my sister took of ...
I’m From Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.
Stolen glances, wry smiles, and eyes catching each other. Aren't we all familiar with these.
I found myself falling for Ben, a smart, sleek and smooth-talking marketing executive working in my college. Don't we just love men in suits.
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