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FEMME LESBIAN INVISIBILITY
My Children Don't Know I'm a Lesbian
Writer, Huffington Post Blogger, Cultural Observer
I'm not the type of person who likes to keep secrets. I grew up in a house where secrets floated in the air at all times, and I never liked to keep track of who knew what. But when I realized at the age of sixteen that I was a lesbian, I suddenly had my own secret to keep track of.
These 'Butch' Lesbians Have A Message For All Of You 'Femmes'
My Neverending Coming-Out Story
Independent documentary filmmaker, bartender and LGBTQ activist
My frustration is this: Even after coming out, feminine lesbians walk through life feeling unacknowledged and delegitimized and are often chided for speaking up about their invisibility.
Tackling Femme Invisibility
Gay rights activist, Blogger and Youtuber
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."
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