You dropped your ‘T’ again

The alphabet soup surrounding the fight for equal rights for the queer and trans communities can be dizzying, and new letters feel like they’re being added all the time. It was LGB, and LGBT, and LGBQ, and LGBQT, and LGBQTIA, and so much more. Some letters even do double duty, like Q for ‘queer’ and […]

Pleasure isn’t guilty

The delightful Bree recently commented that ‘pleasure isn’t guilty,’ a statement I strongly agree with, but it’s something the United States and many other heavily Christian, Westernised cultures struggle with. This reflects a number of social attitudes, but one of the strongest may be the streak of Calvinism that runs through countries like the US. […]