Queer voices is a section where lgbtq+ members all over the world come together and share their voices. Support your fellow queer artists / writers and hear the stories of amazing lgbtq+ individuals.

My personal tricks to calm anxiety storms

It can be hard to talk about our mental health to others, especially when we become overwhelmed by what we are feeling at the moment. I know what it feels like way too well; I have been struggling with a type of anxiety disorder since I was a kid. I had my...

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FemmeBoy?: Finding an identity in a world ruled by labels

Not long after coming out, I was shopping with a friend. I tried on a button-up shirt, and asked her opinion. ‘You can’t buy that’, she told me, ‘you look so gay’. At the time, I had stared at her blankly, and said ‘but I AM gay’, and she’d told me that I...

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Talk to Coco – Mental Health Vlogger

Opening up about our mental health is something a lot of us struggle with. I can relate and often find it hard to share my own experiences, which is why I find a good healing mechanism is reading others stories. Often I can relate to others stories, by...

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3 Tips For Trans People To Survive The Holidays

It is hard to believe (and somewhat relieving) that 2018 has nearly come to an end. With the end of the year nearing, holiday season is in full swing. The holidays are difficult for a lot of people for several different reasons; for trans people, it can be...

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Flavnt Interview

FLAVNT Streetwear is an independent clothing brand based in Austin, Texas catering to everyone within and who supports the LGBTQ+ community. The company is run by Courtney and Chris Rhodes, queer twins. Courtney is a self-identified lesbian and Chris is a trans man....

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Being lgbtq+ in the workplace

To follow up on my last blog post about my experience of coming out in the workplace, I asked a few other openly LGBTQ+ people on social media a couple of questions about their experiences of being open about their identities at work. What they had to say...

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All Our Trans Tomorrows 2018

Last month, on October 17th, a very important event was held at Aberystwyth University. Following the success of the 2017 conference - the first of its kind in Wales - the All Our Trans Tomorrows event consisted of speeches and workshops from transgender...

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Same sex weddings in the UK

In March 2020 I marry my best friend and soul mate, who is a woman. I believe huge progress has been made over the past few years in the UK for LGBTQ+ acceptance and visibility. I came out 6/7 years ago & in that time i've seen people go from not being...

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Being Bi-Gender : What does it mean?

Gender identity has always been a topic of controversy; with people arguing that there are only two genders and other defending the varieties of identities. In the past few days, the president of the United States drop a big bomb on the community by...

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Isolation as a Rural Queer

Imagine this: You decide to leave the house for the first time in a couple of days. There's no buses to anywhere in particular, so it's just a walk around to your nearest village. You think you're dressed pretty inconspicuously. Just a 'normal', young...

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