There will always be someone who disagrees, no matter what the topic is. And inside the LGBT...xyz community there are many voices, many cultures, tons of identities and buckets of genders. I recently cross posted an interesting article that was on Slate.com titled "Why I'm Still a Butch Lesbian" in a Facebook group that I… Continue reading Butch…Trans…A Conversation
It used to be so much more simple! It used to be that you were either gay or straight, period. Or at least that is how it was in my world growing up in the 60’s/70’s and partying my ass off in the gay bars in the 80’s…it used to be easier I believe. I’m… Continue reading The Gender Revolution?
ITs common around this time of year to hear partners of Butches - usually in my experience our femme counterparts - ask what to get their badass Butch for Christmas. Of course if they are asking for something specific or special then your job should be pretty easy. You just have to figure out if… Continue reading Butch Christmas Stuff
Man! Has language changed some radically since I've been walking this green earth. Daily I am surprised by the "new" use of "old" words; the newer definitions and meanings of some. Start with the word we all know and use in a zillion different ways: Queer. Now we know the dictionary meaning to be "odd… Continue reading Those Darned Definitions…
Authenticity comes in many forms. Lesboi wrote recently about Authenticity and asked what it is for us. I found their post to be extremely timely, for I am one who tries to be my authentic self always, and Lesboi brings up some very specific points about it: This morning I found myself watching this video… Continue reading Authenticity
Sorry if posted multiple times What do you think of trans men and trans women forcing themselves into and eventual shut down- the owners gave up - of the Michigan Womyn's Festival? I think lesbian born women have the legal right to exclude anyone who is not a womyn born womyn without facing harrassment, legal… Continue reading Very Tough Question…
I'm not sure exactly how to write about this, or what I want to say, so we'll see how it goes as I type on here. Let me say that I am just me, and these are my personal thoughts and opinions. I know there are many varying views, and I don't know that any… Continue reading My Butch Musings Today