Submitted by victrixace.
[#433. A tambourine painted in the colors of the Asexual Flag becomes a Weapon of Mass Destruction when wielded by an Asexual.]
I made a Powerpoint!
Feel free to add any info that I left out that you think is important~
(Please note that for the purpose of this post I’m using “queerplatonic” to mean “committed platonic relationship” as I know not everyone is comfortable with this term. I am talking about my own experiences, and for my own experiences queerplatonic is the word I enjoy using, although I know this…
I feel like there really needs to be a conversation about the difference between being sex-repulsed or not and being sex-positive or sex-negative.
Sex-repulsed does not necessarily equal sex-negative.
Someone can be sex-repulsed and still be sex-positive.
I probably should have realized I was asexual when I thought that “what is your sexual orientation?” was just a weird way of asking “what kind of people do you find pretty?”
Being asexual is like being born without a sense of smell but everywhere you go people are spraying perfume in your face and when you ask them to stop and tell them it’s irritating and you can’t smell the perfume anyway they get huffy and respond with “Don’t lie to me; I can clearly see you have a nose. Everybody has a nose therefore everybody smells things and besides maybe you just haven’t found the right scent yet.” and then you want to scream
a movie about two asexual aromantic best friends who have a best friend marriage for tax benefits
My sexuality is “im not fucking you, so don’t worry about it”
Me? a Heterosexual? What kind of ridiculous accusation is this? What is this? What is
If you ever date an asexual person be sure to get the specifics of their asexuality because the level of comfort with physical contact is different for all of us.
You know how people always say that asexuality in human beings isn’t real, not even in psychology, or say things like, “You can’t be asexual, you’re not a plant,” because yes, I totally forgot what human sexuality was and thank you so much for reminding me I’m not a…
attraction is so weird
like somehow people can differentiate between attractions??? like all I feel is platonic, sensual, and aesthetic attraction and sometimes I even get those confused
Don’t just “deal with it” or “get over it”.