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Election Day, One Year Later | Nov. 8, 2016 – Nov. 8, 2017

It’s been exactly one year since the last US presidential election, which is hard for me to believe. Time seems… stretchy, almost, easily compressible but just as easily drawn out, since it seem both too soon and not soon enough … Continue reading

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How Am I?

I recently applied for a bunch of scholarships, including some which are awarded each year by the Honors at Iowa program of which I am a part of. This program is BIG on weird, creative projects so I really wasn’t … Continue reading

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Always “Marriage Equality,” Never “Gay Marriage”

Marriage equality became the law of the land in the United States this past Friday. (WOOHOO!) And already, straight allies are saying some REALLY WEIRD and NONSENSICAL things… in a misguided attempt to show their support, I suppose? (BOO!) This … Continue reading

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#LoveWins | Practice Your Allyship Today & On Many Other Days

I woke up this morning and marriage equality was already all over the news. Today the Supreme Court of the United States – or SCOTUS for short, for my international peeps who don’t know – handed down a 5-4 ruling … Continue reading

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An LGBTQ+ Link Roundup

Hello there, lovely readers! Today’s post is comprised of a bunch of different… thingies. I published a similar post earlier this month, and today’s post springs from the same idea. Here are some LGBTQ+ articles, blog post, lists, et cetera that I’ve … Continue reading

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Pete Buttigieg & “Why Coming Out Matters”

So some mayor dude from a city near where I live came out yesterday? And I think the things he talked about when this happened so are pretty interesting? So that’s what I’m going to post about today. Pete Buttigieg is the … Continue reading

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3 LGBTQ+ Thingies In The News: “Fun Home” & Caitlyn Jenner & An Upcoming US Supreme Court Ruling On Marriage Equality

Hey, everyone. So, I know this post is much shorter than usual, but there’s a good reason – some of my upcoming posts (movie reviews! collab posts! collab movie reviews! yay!) will be super-long. I’m trying to strike a balance … Continue reading

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