06/04/2013 03:41 pm ET Updated Feb 02, 2016

I Finally Explained Lesbian Sex To My Mom

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From music videos to movies, myths around same-sex relationships and intimacy are as overplayed as Beyoncé. For a culture that is so overly saturated with sex, it’s mind-blowing how few honest and healthy conversations we have about it. The sad reality is that most people get their (mis)information from a TV screen instead of an actual person that has lived and moved through the world in that identity.

Yes, what you do in the bedroom is your own business. But ignorance and stereotypes will persist until we talk about it.

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