This guest post published by Amy Squire initially showed up at Fanny Pack and an edited variation appears right right here included in our theme week on Bisexual Representation. It really is cross posted with authorization.
Did you know 23rd September is Bi Visibility time?
Since 1999, the bisexual community has celebrated and promoted its presence with this time nonetheless it might appear a strange indisputable fact that bisexuality requires more presence. We have all heard the definition of and claim that is many realize it. ItвЂ™s theвЂBвЂ™ that is famous вЂLGBTQвЂ™ (lesbian, homosexual, bisexual, trans, and queer). Yet glaring misconceptions and fables nevertheless persist, and bisexual individuals frequently face rejection from both outside and inside of LGBTQ communities. Bisexual erasure is perhaps all around us all, however you donвЂ™t miss everything you donвЂ™t see until some body points it down.
Misconception and misconception
Misunderstanding is just a factor that is causal of erasure. Such misunderstandings could be willful; a refusal to trust in the experience and presence of bisexuality. The most typical of those is whenever a person that is bisexual into a permanent relationship or wedding. Continue reading