The struggles are often two fold as such, it s important to recognize that though we all collectively struggle with women specific problems, for women of color and women who identify as LGBTQ.
As a woman that is bisexual there are particular overarching presumptions, stereotypes and stigmas I cope with that maybe a heterosexual girl and even a lesbian will not likewise grapple with.
At 12Р’ years of age, I knew we liked girls. It began with this specific chick in a drama summer camp. For several intents and purposes, she ll be called by me Blair*.
Blair s green eyes, lustrous auburn locks and strength enchanted me. She ended up being a self declared bisexual, and marched around with a bunch of girls whom also fixated on her behalf as we did.
I possibly could just assume that We too was bisexual, making the statement in hopes of garnering Blair s attention. It worked; we became drama camp girlfriends.
To start with I thought perhaps I happened to be a lesbian as opposed to bisexual. It freaked me away, but, I experienced seen lots of films on Sundance and IFC (my moms and dads are liberal academics) that normalized homosexuality I accepted it for me, so.
But we nevertheless had unrelenting crushes on guys.
There are lots of presumptions about bisexuality particularly bisexual ladies.