Tag Archives: queer

Ellen DeGeneres’ moving message on recent gay teen suicides

If you have not yet seen the moving video message Ellen DeGeneres made about lesbian/gay bullying and the recent gay teen suicides, please watch this. It’s so important that we speak out against oppression when we can, and that we … Continue reading

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Why I Write About Self-Harm, Sexual Abuse, Being Queer, & Other Tough Stuff

Read about Why I Write About Self-Harm, Sexual Abuse, Being Queer, & Other Tough Stuff on Raw Ink. You may need to join to read. I may also post it here in full text, if you all want me to.

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I’m so glad when YA writers & book people speak positively about queer-ness

If you know much about me, you’ll know not only am I a survivor of abuse and used self-harm to cope, but I’m also a lesbian and a feminist–and proud of both. Glad to be who I am–and glad to … Continue reading

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