Q: Discussion on Bi-/Pan- phobia and identity exclusion from “Queer spaces”

Originally posted on Q:
For this week’s meeting we are hoping to intentionally create a space for bi- and pan- identified people who do not normally feel comfortable coming to Q or stepping into “Queer Spaces.”  We want to invite you to share your experiences and feelings about being bi-/pan- and, if you feel comfortable,…

TRANS ADMISSION POLICY TOWN HALL 2: Event posting plus my response to the first

Originally posted on Q:
Hey Q-bies! Even if you went to the first town hall, please please please consider coming out to the town hall this Monday 2/16/15.  Columbia Spectator covered the first town hall briefly (media coverage is not welcomed and quotes are not taken unless the speakers offer themselves up to be quoted by…

“How to Actually Clean Your Vagina,” As Told by BuzzFeed

As I was doing a Friday-morning Facebook peruse, I came across this article about the dos and don’ts of vaginal washing. Bottom line: vaginas clean themselves and don’t need much help! As they explain in the article, the vagina is full of good bacteria that keep your pH levels where they should be. Meaning that…

The Unschedule

I recently re-read “The Now Habit” by Neil Fiore, and came across a time-management strategy that includes taking breaks, having leisure time, getting exercise and maintaining general wellbeing (!) as an essential part of productivity. The author recommends setting up something called an “Unschedule,” which is pretty much a blank schedule of your day split up into…