t encoun…. This is not to imply that straight people do not encounter difficult times or emotional upheaval. However, living in a world where you are in the minority and where you are constantly othered certainly comes with a unique brand of emotional and psychological turmoil. Additionally, many LGBTQ individuals find that they are not even accepted within their own communit…
I was just thinking and writing about that very issue in another way, Krishen.
I felt traumatized the other day while trying to navigate my daily activities — before breakfast.
I think it’s important to be conscious of the turmoil we feel and the othering we experience. Expressing it doesn’t make it go away, of course, but it helps draw the poison out.