Post #33: 13 Tweets That Define What Growing Up as Lesbian Was Really Like


Ran across this short article on PRIDE about Tweets that reflect what it’s like for a girl to grow up as a lesbian. This is of course not an all encompassing report, but rather a peek into a few things that lesbian girls deal with growing up.

Yezmin Villarreal:  13 Tweets That Define What Growing Up as a Lesbian Was Really Like

*New readers may wonder why I’m sharing these posts and why they’re numbered. Here’s a link to my post I’m Giving Up HATE, PREJUDICE and INDIFFERENCE for Lent.

And here are my latest 5 posts in the series:
Post #28: DeRay McKesson: Tackling Racism in the Black Lives Matter Movement
Post #29: Never assume that you’re magically free of prejudice . . .
Post #30: Intersectionality
Post #31: Almost Asian (But Not Quite)
Post #32: Accurate Representation

*Please remember to leave the sites I post clean. We are here to learn, not debate. Even if you disagree, we need to learn that just because we have an opinion, doesn’t mean we need to share it all the time.*

Post #17: Comprehensive List of LGBTQ+ Term Definitions


I know for many people, especially those who may not know people in the LGBT Community, the list of terms and identifications pertaining to LGBT+ individuals is a mystery. Here’s a list that may help educate you on how people besides cisgender persons identify themselves.

Comprehensive List of LGBTQ+ Term Definitions

Lenten Challenge 2016
Post #2: Coming Out Again, and Again, and Again . . .
Post #3: Dalia Mogahed and why she wears a hijab
Post #4: Why diversity in Children’s Literature really Matters
Post #5: The Emotional Toll of Growing Up Black in America
Post #6: Picture from the Box
Post #7: Diversity 101
Post #8: Study examines television, diversity and self-esteem
Post #9: Growing up Muslim in America
Post #10: White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack
Post #11: Explaining White Privilege to a Broke White Person
Post #12: It’s a Choice! Oh Shit!
Post #13: Representation Matters
Post #14: #DisabledTwitter Needs to be Dominated by Disabled Voices
Post #15: #BuzzWordsBeDamned
Post #16: Listen and Learn . . .