gaywrites: Senate approves 3rd-ever gay judicial nominee This week the Senate approved the judicial nomination of Michael W. Fitzgerald, an openly gay nominee for the federal bench and the third openly gay nominee from the Obama administration. With a 91-6 floor vote, Fitzgerald will fill an empty seat in California. He’s already earned his fair share of scorn from conservative groups...
transawareness: Overcoming Obstacles As an African-American Transgender Woman As an African-American transgender woman, I have suffered discrimination, bullying, false arrests, and hatred for just being myself. Fear and shame controlled my life for many years, yet I never had the fear of not finding myself. Living in fear created a very unhappy life and existence. My goal and mission was to...
So I woke up this morning in a pool of my own...
itscandidlycara: Wait, let me back up. Hi, my name is Cara and I’m a 21 year old woman. Every 28 days, give or take, I have a period. And it fucking sucks. Today, was one of those where I take from the 28 day cycle. I wasn’t due for another period for at least a week, but considering that my period is pretty much permanently irregular, I get to wake up a lot of mornings in a pool of my own blood....