On the Unlikables

(Disclaimer: I am a white, queer cis woman. The books I am discussing in this post are mostly about white, queer cis girls and women. There is a lot that can be said about books by and about queer women who are trans, PoC, disabled, and more, but since I am not, I do not... Continue Reading →

It’s Not a “Them” Problem

It's hard to find the words. Early this morning, 50 people were murdered at a club in Orlando, Florida. I didn't know them, but it doesn't feel like a stranger's tragedy. They were my family, my lovers, my friends, my community. I am an accident of birth away from being one of the victims. Maybe... Continue Reading →

Unbury Your Gays

I'm not in The 100 fandom, but being a denizen of Tumblr, it took approximately three hours for me to hear about this mess . Once again, the Bury Your Gays trope (note: the linked TV Tropes page includes homophobic quotes from example media) raises its ugly head. I would say I'm baffled that it's 2016 and we're still... Continue Reading →

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