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Learning the word “Asexual”

“It wasn’t until I was 21 that I discovered the word ‘asexual’. Before then I’d constantly put off thinking about sex and relationships because whilst I was pretty certain that I was attracted to both men and women, I was attracted to them in different ways and neither of them sexual so my thoughts and […]

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A double coming out

“I knew for sure that I was gay at 13, after binge-watching Queer as Folk (both the UK and US versions). In 2nd Year Art, I told three close girlfriends and they were completely supportive. One of them was that stereotypical straight white girl and asked me the MOST awkward and inappropriate questions. Although they […]

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Coming out; from my parents to work

“I’m a very open person, and “oversharing” should be my middle name. I was getting into a serious relationship with my girlfriend and realised it was only a matter of time before I slipped up and revealed this part of my life in a negative way. I told my mother over the phone, sitting after […]

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Just one pill a day, I thought.

One of my best friends once told me that our dreams secretly tell us what we want the most. I don’t know if that’s true, but I often dream I’m flapping my wings and flying high. As crazy as it sounds, freedom is still something that I crave so bad. I had it all, but […]

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Would you refer a trans girl like me?

My name isn’t Maria, but I will be Maria for this article. I am a trans girl that was born several years ago in a poor neighbourhood in Brazil. My mum was too young when she gave birth to me, so my grandparents and my uncle were the ones to mostly raised me. I have […]

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My name is Ariadni, and this is my story

I was only a little child when I sneaked into my mum’s bedroom, and I put on her dress and lipstick. At this young age was the first time my mum tried to scare the woman out of me. It took me several years to face the world and honestly show them who I am. […]

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Add Pride to your Instagram

Going down on a parade this year is not possible but we can parade on Instagram. Help us make instagram more festive. Download the three photos Post them on Instagram in the order of the file name (see below) Tag M1kemark on the post (so that I will see it) Alternatively, post your own pics […]

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Growing up black and gay: Tired of being different (17 min read)

This is a personal story about racism and how it is to grow up black and gay in a white man’s world. There is a common misconception that I haven’t experienced racism or that it hasn’t affected my life. I’m university educated, I have a great job, I travel the world, and I enjoy my […]

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QuestionMarks

LGBTQ+ Parenting: What advice would you give to the people who raised you?

LGBTQ+ children share the advice they would give to their parents or the people who raised them.

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Questionmark on how we spend Quarantine

We asked you how you spend your quarantine. Here are your answers, with your stories, tips, feelings and more.

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Are you in an open relationship?

Questionmark asked its readers what should the next issue be and “Open relationships” was right on the top/ We also gathered several very personal questions and we are looking for answers. Are open relationships the future? How do you make it work? What are your rules?

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