June 3, 2020

I've been watching some pretty disturbing news/posts/etc for the past few days and I've also been seeing some really encouraging news. The one true power that we, the people, possesses is to highlight injustice and push for consequences for abhorrent action. Officers d...

May 6, 2019

You’re not really a lesbian, you just haven't met the right man yet. You're not really butch, you're just a tomboy that was never taught how to be a lady. You should smile more. You should shave your legs. You should wear makeup. You should, you should, you should…


October 22, 2018

Story Time:  Let me start by saying I grew up hearing personal account ghost stories from multiple members of my family. Both my aunts lived in haunted houses, my whole family used to talk about the stuff that has happened before I was born. Even after I was born thing...

August 11, 2017

I just read this post written by a wonderful author, A. E. Radley.


She points out the sexism and exclusion that continues to exist in the LGBTQ community. People scream that they don't...

January 23, 2017

13 hours on a bus from Michigan to Washington D.C., on a bus that continued to overheat and shut down all the way there and back. We were there marching in the streets even before the march began. We were there among a sea of pink hats, anger, sadness, hope, and statem...

January 11, 2017

      It doesn’t matter if you’re a gold star lesbian or a sensitive and insightful married father of two. No matter what flavor of person you are, if you love lesfic you got your start somewhere. Maybe you enjoyed your first taste perusing the back aisle of the local...

December 12, 2016

        Hey, my name is Kelly Aten and I’m one of those ‘Aspiring Writers’ that gather around the fan fiction sites and Facebook writer’s pages. You know the type, the kind that is also a massive reader and fangirls every time a favorite author 'likes' our comment on F...

September 20, 2016

      Since June of 2015, I have written more than 500,000 words of fiction. That is one novella length fan fiction story, plus 5 more books. And right now I continue to write, dedicated and devoted to a new-found craft that I love. I live in hope and in desperation, b...

June 17, 2016

I cried after the Pulse shooting, and this is what poured out of my heart 4 days later.    

      Let us sing the song of our brothers and sisters. Those whose souls float off into the ether, even as their bodies are laid low to the ground. Our war has been wa...

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