The study’s researchers say that fat lesbians are of “high public-health significance.” Possibly they know something we don’t.

Sep 2, 2014 at 4:00pm | 230 comments

Feast your eyes on a genuine relic from the late 20th century: "When You Meet a Lesbian: Hints for the Heterosexual Women."
I don't know how to tell if she likes me in a "let's be BFFs" way or a romantic way?
lesbian affairs
In the last few years, the lesbian bars that managed to stay in business through the recession have been shutting their doors.
This is not an article about bisexual, pansexual, or women whose sexuality comes at a particular perpendicular slant. This is an article about straight girls who are down to fuck girls and the lesbians who love flipping them.
lesbian dating
Everyone has woken up at some point in a bed without their usual beauty products on hand. Chances are queer women will have better choices when it comes to finding something to make themselves look presentable.
cute nails
Nail trends have exploded in the past few years. Beauty-obsessed lesbos have had to improvise.

Apr 30, 2013 at 2:30pm | 77 comments

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Somewhere in my parent's house there's probably a dusty banner emblazoned with the words "Happy Coming Out Day!"
I don't know what I expected when I told the people closest to me. A rainbow cupcake? Nothing prepared me for people's feelings of anger, disbelief and betrayal.
Gay magazine The Advocate did a write-up of the 15 gayest cities in America, and people are piiiissed -- mostly because its criteria rely on a very specific stereotype of LGBT person. Seriously, I refuse to believe the Whole Foods in Tacoma, Washington makes it a gay mecca.
unpopular opinion
Straight people don’t come to gay bars because they want to hate on gay people. They come because as the empowered majority, they feel entitled to access every space in the world.
With two uteruses in the relationship, I thought getting pregnant would be simple.
coming out
Bearing in mind all of that left wing, liberal sentiment that was a staple in my childhood - you’d think I’d have come out to them by now, yes? Nope.
anonymous single girl
I feel a big black emptiness eating at my insides all of the time, and people keep telling me how amazing I look.
Partners are second-wave feminist dykes who wear tool belts and mom jeans and fanny packs and have permed mullets and make their own flavorless soymilk from scratch. We are not those lesbians.

Jun 11, 2012 at 2:00pm | 191 comments

Calling for traditional families to boycott a catalogue over lesbians is bush league. Whoops. I mean... Hahahahaha lesbians.
“This is for couples only,” he the beige suit manager barked, clearly angry. “A couple is a man and a woman.”
anonymous sex
Over time, we scrapped the pretenses of a story line and went straight to humping. It was just part of what we did -- just like riding bikes, setting things on fire in the cemetery and raiding our big sisters’ Sassy Magazine stashes.
My parents said it was a phase. I grew irate, and furiously insisted that it was not a phase. It was totally a phase.