Writing by Toni Stanger // Photograph by Nadia Bautista // Every time I thought about it – which was every second of the day– let’s be honest – it made my heart race and struck me with immense panic. Could I be gay? I didn’t know if it was true. But I knew I didn’t want it to be.Read More
Writing by Kim Koelmeyer // Photograph by Nadia Bautista // Almost all of us will go through a breakup, and the first one can hit hard. But it’s also an opportunity for reflection, evaluation, and learning lessons that will stay with you forever, even if the person who broke your heart doesn’t.Read More
Writing by Ferris Knight // Illustration by Helena Ravenne // We will go on adventurers together, make a home together, and achieve our dreams. I have so much love waiting to give it to you.
Writing by Natalie Harman // Photograph by Nunzia Lollo // I’m fortunate enough to have a wide support network of family and friends who love me even more so for my sexual orientation. The terrain outside this safe space, however, has proven to be much more rugged.Read More
Writing by Adrienne Grey // Photograph by Toni Antonia // Just about everything he did was a trigger, and it was torturous… I would talk to my best friend about it, debate whether I should tell him or not. I didn’t want to seem like a victim or a poor, helpless girl. It wasn’t his fault. It wasn’t his burden to carry.
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Writing by Sophie Rose // Photograph by Paolo Barretta // I have no idea where it’s going, but for once, it doesn’t really matter. I’m getting the opportunity to get to know someone again, with a clean slate and also an existing degree of affection and familiarity.Read More
Writing by Ferris Knight // Photograph by Catarina Inacio // Whichever way this vote goes, and whatever the politicians do as a result of it – you are valid. You are loved. You deserve safety and security and happiness.Read More
Writing by Haylee Penfold // Photograph by Paolo Barretta // As my interest in literature become more influential, I began to regain a respectful interest on the topic of love – it’s hard not to when you indulge in the creations of writers like Jane Austen.Read More