Asexual characters I’ve written

This is a post for Asexual Awareness Week 2017. I posted a poll on instagram asking whether I should post a small part of an unfinished short story featuring two ace characters, or some information on the ace character in the novel I'm working on. The vote was very close, so I decided on a … Continue reading Asexual characters I’ve written

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Writing asexual characters

This is a post for Asexual Awareness Week 2017. I've thought about this post for a long time. To me, writing asexual characters is natural - more natural even than writing allosexual characters. I don't know what it's like to feel sexual attraction, so when writing characters who do, all I can do is copy … Continue reading Writing asexual characters

What is asexuality? Romantic vs. sexual attraction

This is a post for Asexual Awareness Week 2017. 'Asexual' is a sexual orientation, like heterosexual, homosexual, bisexual, etc. An asexual person is someone who experiences little to no sexual attraction. Asexual is often shortened to 'ace'. That's it! That's the definition of asexual. Now let's talk about what 'asexual' doesn't mean. Let's talk about other … Continue reading What is asexuality? Romantic vs. sexual attraction