When Queer Isn’t Queer Enough

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I have mixed feelings every June.

And at every pride parade I’ve ever attended.

Because I don’t fit neatly into one of the first four letters.

I can fit myself approximately into pre-existing microlabels — the ones that many people roll their eyes at — but even those distinctions, those nuances, aren’t entirely helpful to me. There are a lot of ways to exist in…



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Heidi S.

Heidi S.

PhD in philosophy | Feminist | Anarchist | Pop culture junkie | Actually Autistic