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It's Time To Finally Dispel These Lesbian Sex Myths

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.20.2015 | Gay Voices

There are many myths floating around about queer ladies that have sex with one another, including that they can't get sexually transmitted infections....

Our Lesbian Wedding Was More Traditional Than Our First Weddings -- To Men

Cassie Premo Steele | Posted 06.18.2015 | Gay Voices
Cassie Premo Steele

My lesbian wedding was turning out to be much more traditional than my first one -- to a man. Yes, we were beautiful Southern brides getting married. To each other. In a church. Surrounded by friends and family. And perfectly legally.

A Gripping Look At 10 Lesbian Families In The Deepest Part Of The South

The Huffington Post | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 06.08.2015 | Gay Voices

Carolyn L. Sherer began photographing lesbians and their families in Birmingham, Alabama, in 2011. Still one year before President Barack Obama eve...

With Gay Marriage Likely, HRC Fights Bigotry In States -- Launches DC Fundraiser Featuring Comic Erin Foley

Art Levine | Posted 05.08.2015 | Gay Voices
Art Levine

Even with the odds increasing after last month's Supreme Court arguments that the court will lift the ban on gay marriages nationwide, most states still can discriminate against gays with impunity.

What You Always Wanted To Know About Scissoring (NSFW)

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.24.2015 | Gay Voices

Scissoring: It's the lesbian sex position de rigueur. But what exactly is it? Riese Bernard, the co-founder and CEO of Autostraddle, a girl-on-gir...

Time to Start Over Again

Joanne Fleisher | Posted 06.20.2015 | Gay Voices
Joanne Fleisher

When Judy, my partner of 31 years, died and left me alone in my mid-sixties, I knew I was facing yet another new start. How will I handle this?

This Photo Of Two Women Embracing Shows Something Truly Dangerous

The Huffington Post | Katie Sola | Posted 04.09.2015 | Latino Voices

There are some lines you just don't cross in Brazil. This picture of two women embracing on a train platform has gone crazy viral -- but it's not ...

This New Sex Toy Aims To Help Lesbian Couples Conceive A Baby

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 03.28.2015 | Gay Voices

There are numerous options for lesbians to conceive a child, but it can come at the expense of thousands of dollars for in vitro fertilization or a la...

YouTube Stars' Wedding Photos Couldn't Be Lovelier

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 03.24.2015 | Weddings

After months of waiting, followers of Rose Ellen Dix and Rosie Spaughton's popular YouTube channel finally got to see the couple tie the knot. The...

Calling All Lesbians: Your Favorite Dating App Just Rebranded Itself

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 03.22.2015 | Gay Voices

Lesbians, bisexuals and female queers alike, the women-seeking-women dating app you love to hate, Dattch, has now rebranded itself with a new name: HE...

Singer Christina Perri, Dinah Shore Weekend Headliner, Reflects on 'Whirlwind' Career

Pollo Del Mar | Posted 05.06.2015 | San Francisco
Pollo Del Mar

Most performers can't pin-point exactly when their lives changed, but Christina Perri remembers the moment clearly.

LOOK: Lesbians See Anti-Gay Pundit, Do Something Brilliant

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.04.2015 | Gay Voices

Seated next to one of Russia's most notorious anti-gay pundits on an airplane is the perfect time to kiss your same-sex partner. A lesbian couple ...

WATCH: Carrie Bradshaw Searches For Lesbian Love

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.03.2015 | Gay Voices

"Sex and the City" was a pioneering show in terms of lesbian, gay and bisexual representation in many respects -- but this clip goes a step further. ...

What Happens When A Lesbian Sleeps With A Straight Woman?

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2015 | Gay Voices

Editor's Note: The above video contains conversations that may not be appropriate for work or other sensitive environments. Why do lesbians sleep w...

Feminine Lesbians Exist: A Look At 'Girl On Girl'

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 01.20.2015 | Gay Voices

Do feminine-presenting lesbians experience invisibility within the queer community? This question is the subject of a new documentary from advocate...

The Progressive 'Legend Of Korra' Finale Made Fans Very Happy

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 12.20.2014 | Entertainment

"Legend of Korra" Finale Spoilers! Fan shippers rejoice! "The Legend of Korra," Nickelodeon's sequel to "Avatar: The Last Airbender," has come t...

Good News If You're A Same-Sex Couple And Hoping To Tie The Knot

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 12.15.2014 | Gay Voices

Good news for same-sex couples who are planning to tie the knot: new research has found that those pairs divorced at a slightly lower rate than their ...

Here's to Strong, Smart Women in Sensible Shoes

Christopher Murray | Posted 02.11.2015 | Gay Voices
Christopher Murray

While being an LGBT person is usually thought of as intrinsically focused on sex, sexuality and, now, marriage, for most of us I'd wager, central strengths and satisfactions have been found among those we call friends.

Yoga Anyone?

Rachel Wahba | Posted 01.10.2015 | Gay Voices
Rachel Wahba

When I arrived in Los Angeles ten years earlier as an eighteen year old foreigner, it wasn't Kobe, and it was a lot bigger than The American Pharmacy. I was about to live my dream of being surrounded by Americans, especially American Jews.

The Real Reasons Lesbians Date Straight Women

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 11.05.2014 | Gay Voices

Wanting what you can't have drives many of us crazy, including this group of lesbians who seem to get quite a kick out of dating the ever-elusive stra...

The Challenges of Being a Gay Stay-at-Home Dad

Alex Davidson | Posted 01.03.2015 | Gay Voices
Alex Davidson

You might think a gay stay-at-home Dad in San Francisco would be surrounded by others in similar situations - I did. But more often that not I was reminded of how rare a species I was - oftentimes I was the only gay dad anywhere.

WATCH: Do Lesbians Get Turned On By Their Own Boobs And Other Mysteries Solved!

The Huffington Post | Noah Michelson | Posted 11.03.2014 | Gay Voices

Our crush on comedian Cameron Esposito was already at a dangerously obsessive level (hot + funny = swoon) but after seeing her new Buzzfeed video, "As...

The Lucky Ones: Personal Reflections for LGBTQ History Month

Morgan Meneses-Sheets | Posted 12.02.2014 | Gay Voices
Morgan Meneses-Sheets

It is LGBTQ History Month, which got me thinking about my own history. When I came out to my mother her struggle was largely based on worrying what the neighbors would think.

The Term Homophobia Is Improper

Mark Baer | Posted 11.30.2014 | Politics
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Mark Baer

Religion aside, I firmly believe that those who argue that homosexuality is a choice do so in order to justify senseless beatings of gays and lesbians, and continued discrimination and mistreatment against them. I also believe without a doubt that it is a choice to be a nasty human being.

Becoming Travolta (Queer Fat Femmes in a World Without Role Models)

Kimberly Dark | Posted 11.24.2014 | Gay Voices
Kimberly Dark

It's not that I'm interested in being a guy, or taking on a romantic role other than my own, but Travolta is part of my adolescent history. He's really the only male actor I've imitated with any regularity -- and I became Travolta across a range of characters.