Tracing the timeline of my bisexuality

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“Barbies scissoring, I have learnt, was an obligatory part of being a Queer child” BY ELLA DEVEREUX, IMAGE BY ALEXANDRE DINAUT The first girl I ever loved I met at Sunday school when I was nine. I would stay with my grandparents every weekend and they would take me to church. We would study the [….]

Your second year (and very queer) agony aunt

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Lily Sheldon offers advice to first years starting uni BY LILY SHELDON, IMAGE BY ZEN CHUNG So after a year of being told to “drink up fresher” and a summer of being the first year, it’s finally time for me to accept my new and updated title as the wise second year. In first year, [….]

#BiTikTok is carving out a unique online community for bisexual people

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Bonding over exclusively drinking iced coffee and cuffing every item of clothing in sight, #BiTikTok is allowing bisexual people to connect with one another through humour BY ELEANOR NOYCE, IMAGE BY PIXABAY. Internet culture has long been a haven for LGBTQIA+ people. With emo culture at an all-time high in the mid-2000s, teenagers flocked to [….]

Checking in with the bisexual community

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9 Bisexuals on their awakenings, bi icons and the issues bi folks face BY NIC CROSARA, IMAGE BY HANNAH BUSING Happy Bisexuality Awareness week! To celebrate, I wanted to check in with various members of the community on the bi-agenda. What’s your favourite thing about being bi? Malaika Kegode (she/her): The T-shirts. Just kidding. My [….]

5 myths that need dispelling about being bisexual in 2021

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Let’s tear them down BY ELLA DEVEREUX, IMAGE BY SHVETS PRODUCTION Bisexuality is not one size fits all, and that diversity should be celebrated. As it is Bisexual Awareness week, we wanted to tackle some of the myths about bisexual people which, unfortunately, still seem to be circulating in 2021. Let’s tear them down. “Bisexual [….]

5 Ways to self-love when navigating bisexuality

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Things you can do this week (and all year round) to nurture your bisexual soul BY NIC CROSARA, IMAGE BY KOOLSHOOTERS Let’s talk about self-love, baby. It’s by no means easy, and it is something that we will all struggle with at times. Below are some things that help me when I’m feeling low from [….]

OPINION: I’m here, I’m bi, I’m dating a guy

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“We do not choose who we love. This should not be forgotten when it comes to bisexuality” BY NIC CROSARA Just before my second year of uni was about to start, I was adamant that I would never date a guy again. I’d been there, done that, got the T-shirt. This time, I was being [….]