Day 13: When did you realize you weren’t
Short answer: I always knew, even when I was too young to comprehend that I knew.
Another for the playlist.
Day 12: Remembering Orlando
Day 11: Favorite LGBTQIA+ Historical (or just famous here) Figure
Again, I don’t do favorites so here’s a fun collection.
Sappho (debatable but still)
Day 10: LGBTQIA+ Cliché You Most Identify With
I can be incredibly indecisive at times. It’s usually either because the choice doesn’t matter much or it will have a big impact on more people than just myself.
I don’t need to feel love
I just want to feel something
If it’s never enough
At least it’s better than nothing
Day 9: Favorite LGBTQIA+ Blog
And if either of you would like me to remove the tag - let me know. We aren’t mutuals and I’m not sure how this works.
Day 8: Pride Month Playlist
• Dreaming of You: Cigarettes after Sex
• More Than Silence: Boy George
• Insatiable: Darren Hayes
• Androgynous: Joan Jett
• Affirmation: Savage Garden
• The Great Pretender: Freddie Mercury
• Ooh La La: Goldfrapp
• Concerto for Violin, Horn, and Orchestra: II. Elegy [In Memoriam]: Ethel Smyth
• Stranger You Are: Adam Lambert (anything Adam Lambert)
“You lost all interest in this world. You were disappointed and discouraged, and lost interest in everything. So you abandoned your physical body. You went to a world apart and you’re living a different kind of life there. In a world that’s inside you.”
— Haruki Murakami, 1Q84
Day 7: Favorite LGBTQIA+ Book:
I don’t do favorites for various reasons so I’m sharing the most recent.
Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz