When young artist Andrea Morales runs into her ex-girlfriend at a music show, she witnesses the unthinkable. (An excerpt from Chelsey Johnson's novel Stray City.)
Let it goooooo (gay).
"I went from unhappy and hurting to being blissful with the love of my life."
That was then. This is now.
Some of the only shows on television to feature butch characters have been canceled or left in limbo, sending the ominous message that masculine women's stories aren't worth telling.
Gender still matters. But how might our world change if we were all empowered to define it for ourselves?
For all those country queers out there.
Allison Blixt has two children with her wife but only one of them has been granted US citizenship. Here she tells BuzzFeed News why she has taken legal action against the State Department.
How did I just realize this.
There are much more pressing issues facing the queer community besides an archaic law that criminalises anal sex, and this is particularly true for women and trans people.
As my partner and I await our new baby, I'm terrified that the queer pursuit of pleasure is about to disappear from my life — and I don’t know how to be myself without it.
As the saying goes, while you were being heterosexual...
"Reunite the 78ers!"
The governor's office in Ankara announced the move Sunday, citing threats to "public safety."
There's something about those hands.
The LGBTQ Community In Egypt is Living In Fear
"Coming out of my closet and I've been doing just girls."
"I met another lesbian. I told her about you."
"I am at that point where I realise that I can use my experience to tell my truths and help others just like me."
Egyptians are fighting for their LGBTQ rights
Carol 2017, directed by me.
"I said, what, we just lost everything, completely? And she said, 'yep'."
"Babadook, if you could say one thing to your former closeted and monstrous self - what would it be?"
Are you more Emily or Santana?
"I can't be homophobic, I made eye contact with a gay..."
We know best.
"I would imagine 20 years on it becomes even easier for them."
Tenzin Mariko is an aspiring makeup artist and dancer and perhaps the biggest star in a community that, until her arrival, had been bereft of LGBT idols.
I still don't know what a "lesbian haircut" is.
Why should I want to like men? Why should I wish my brain worked like everyone else’s?
A civil ceremony, an Indian one, a walk down the aisle, and a party to end it all. Fairy tales are real, guys.
What does LGBT Pride look like in different countries around the world in 2017.
Stories about queer women helped me conjure a world of my own, where I could let myself live on the margins of reality and what it had to offer me.
Straight pride? No. I'm not even sorry, just no.
"Are lesbian mermaids called h2omosexuals?"
"We're invisible until we demand to be seen."
Spill the juice!
It's the sex joke about lesbian sex/lady masturbation.
173 Jahre Pornomaterial.
We threw an inclusive Queer Prom, attended by high school seniors and celebrities, in order to create more safe, celebratory spaces for the LGBT+ community.
What's with the long fingernails and no lube?
Australian woman Jessica just wanted to change her surname to her partner's – but ended up in tears at the passport office.