Common misconceptions about asexuality

This is a post for Asexual Awareness Week 2017. Let's debunk some myths and crush some stereotypes, shall we? 'Asexual is just a way of saying you don't want sex, it's not a real orientation.' There are so many things wrong with this statement. For one, being asexual doesn't mean you don't want sex, as … Continue reading Common misconceptions about asexuality

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What is asexuality? The ace spectrum

This is a post for Asexual Awareness Week 2017. In my initial definition, I said an asexual person is someone who experiences little to no sexual attraction. I'm here to talk about the 'little' part. Gray-ace People who feel sexual attraction in very specific situations, in very little amounts, or in flux, might feel more … Continue reading What is asexuality? The ace spectrum

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

Review: Basic Witches

From the very first pages, Basic Witches by Jaya Saxena and Jess Zimmerman felt like a book written just for me, and that feeling remained throughout almost the entire book. Goodreads synopsis: Capitalizing on the rising trend of hipster witchcraft, BASIC WITCHES is a lighthearted and empowering book of spells and lifestyle tips for feisty millennial women. … Continue reading Review: Basic Witches