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Megan Evans
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Megan is a gay rights activist with a degree in sociology and criminology and a Masters in equality and diversity. A social media enthusiast- she runs a blog, whatwegandidnext.com, and she can be found tweeting @whatwegandid and @fabulous_darlin. Megan has lived in the United Kingdom her whole life, and has recently spent a lot of time in the United States, predominantly Hawaii, where she got engaged.

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#ROSWEGLYN- A Youtube 'Meet and Greet' That Became So Much More

(1) Comments | Posted May 2, 2014 | 12:15 PM

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On the 26th April 2014, 600 people headed towards the Mermaid Theatre in London. The doors were set to open at 12:45pm, and the queues began hours before. At 12pm we drove past the queue in our taxi, heading for the...

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Where Are All the Young Femme Lesbians? We Are Right Here!

(3) Comments | Posted December 6, 2013 | 4:12 PM

Recently it was questioned as to where exactly are all the young femme lesbians? In her article for The Telegraph, Rhiannon Williams brought to mainstream the plight of lesbian visibility, in that we are coming out in an era of lesophobia. We appreciate that as a straight woman...

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I'm British and This is Why Marriage Equality in Hawaii Matters to me

(3) Comments | Posted November 12, 2013 | 9:12 AM

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Being able to marry the person you love is a basic freedom that anyone should have. It's that simple, right? Let me tell you why marriage equality in Hawaii matters to me. I am a born and bred British Citizen and have lived...

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Life After Long Distance: Is There Happily Ever After?

(2) Comments | Posted August 9, 2013 | 9:30 PM

The majority of people who are in a long-distance relationship want to know the ultimate secrets of how to survive the distance. You come across many blog posts and YouTube videos from long-distance couples giving advice on how to make a long-distance relationship work. We all work toward the same...

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Thanks to David and Jason, From One Binational Same-Sex Couple to Another!

(6) Comments | Posted June 13, 2013 | 10:38 AM

Thank you, David and Jason. Thanks to you, the injustice and inequality that binational same-sex couples face as a result of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) has finally come to light. The DOMA Project's video about their story, "Missing Husband," has gone viral, and people are starting...

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Why the U.S. Needs Immigration Reform: Our Story

(3) Comments | Posted April 26, 2013 | 7:10 PM


At a young age I realized that I am attracted to women and began longing for a feminine lesbian with long, blonde hair to sweep me off my feet. Along she did come, with her extra-long, blonde hair, her beautiful smile and, surprisingly, a Southern drawl. I never expected to...

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Did My Mother Wish for a Gay Child?

(4) Comments | Posted December 12, 2012 | 2:10 PM

Was Tory MP David Davies wrong in stating that no parent wants a gay child? As a "gay child," hearing the statement repeatedly on the news is not a very nice feeling, to think that your parents didn't want you, that if my mother knew she was carrying...

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Long-Distance Loving: Does It Work?

(7) Comments | Posted December 7, 2012 | 5:46 PM


2012-12-07-425156_10100143155646926_1604483031_n.jpgMost people warn you against doing long distance. "It will never last," they say. Well, I'm here to tell you that yes, yes, it will! Want to know why? Because Whitney and I love each other enough to put in the effort to...

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The Assumption of Heterosexuality When You're a Feminine Lesbian

(63) Comments | Posted April 5, 2012 | 11:35 AM

The assumption of heterosexuality is twofold when you're a feminine lesbian: it comes from both the straight and the gay communities. And you know what they say when you assume: you make an "ass" out of "u" and "me." Gay men often proclaim, "But you're too pretty to be gay!"...

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Femme Invisibility

(384) Comments | Posted January 28, 2012 | 11:17 AM

If asked to think of a lesbian, most people's thoughts drift to the stereotypical image of a butch lesbian. It may come as a surprise to some that this is not the only type of lesbian that exists, oh no -- there are some who are "femmes."

For those of...

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