I’ve been thinking about this for awhile now and I’ve finally come to a decision. Part of me says that this shouldn’t be something that needs to be said, but I’ve just come back from a conference and I’ve realised just how important representation is. This is tumblr and this is a magical space of happiness.
So, I am bisexual. I have a very beautiful girlfriend and I just got back from a week in Melbourne where I was at a student conference regarding LGBTIQA youth issues.
This is something that we should all be able to talk about, it is especially important when you come from a small community, be it geographically isolated, or a community like the vet community on tumblr. Sexuality and gender identify are things we should talk about, because for a lot of people, it is really a matter of life or death. If there is something you don’t understand, Google it. There are do many amazing resources out there that ignorance isn’t really an excuse anymore…
/End serious discussion.
In other news, I am taking a day off from uni because I seemed to have picked up a lurgy from conference and I am hell bent on coughing up my lung.
We shall return to our regular programming tomorrow.
So I waited until I was sure I hadn’t had any asks in a while before making this post, because I don’t want anyone to think that I am accusing them of this. None of my askers have been anything but polite—although a couple have stopped following me. No, I’m preparing this…