THE DREADED SITUATIONSHIP

I’ve learned a lot from being in a situationship. I broke patterns that were hurting myself and others. So you don’t need to dread falling into a situationship, because if you’re alright with it, you can learn a lot. The concept of relationships and dating does not always need to follow a certain direction towards an end goal. Relationships can, and should sometimes, lack direction.

Springsteen on stage

BORN TO RUN

How the paragon of dad rock made me a believer – and a poet

INSTAGRAM-STORY ACTIVISM: THE PROS AND THE CONS

If you have been on Instagram in  the last year, you have most likely seen a trend emerge amongst Instagram stories. In between swipes of […]

I AM MY MOTHER’S DAUGHTER

Growing up in a queer family, my mother’s identity gave me the chance to understand and conceptualize non-heteronormative sexualities at an early age, paving the way for me to self-determine my own identity.

YOU BETTER WERK: IN CONVERSATION WITH DRAG KING TOLEDO TENDERGROIN

“Drag isn’t the way to express yourself; it’s just one of the many ways. And, I have to say, I love it.” 

IT’S PERFECTLY QUEER THESE LGBTQIA2S+ ARTISTS ROCK

A short history of where queerness and music intersect, with a playlist that encompasses it all.

THE VITALITY OF QUEER MUSLIM REPRESENTATION

Today, I stand with my sexuality and am proud to say that I am a bisexual Muslim woman. I am in a relationship full of joy and love, I have a support system around me who accepts me as I am and though I am not out to my family yet, I have a far more optimistic outlook on what the future holds.

MORE THAN SKIN DEEP

Being diagnosed with Vitiligo allowed me to find a new love and appreciation for my culture despite ongoing systemic barriers within Canada.

UNEXPECTEDLY SIDELINED

Of all the wins and losses sustained as an athlete, my hardest defeat came from my abrupt exit from soccer and the uncertainty of who I am without it.