Girls-only invites A few weeks ago, my girlfriend and I attended a girls-only birthday party for a straight female friend of mine.As we were looking around the table full of girls, we realized that all of their boyfriends weren’t there and hadn’t been invited.A recent survey found that 43 percent of 18 to 24-year-olds don’t identify as gay or straight; while another piece of research has suggested that women are never heterosexual, only gay or bisexual.And yet, dating a man who identifies as bisexual remains a taboo.This is partly due to the fact that as these men tried to understand their sexuality, they also questioned the most negative aspects of masculine character traits: including aggression.We’ve been at this business of art for nearly six years, which means we’ve said a thing or two about a thing or two: like how to be a queer woman who meets, desires and romances women or otherwise-identified humans out there.In honor of Boston Pride Week, 26-year-old Rachel from Longwood shares 10 fabulous things about being in a relationship with another woman.Find more LGBT Pride Week events and resources from Keshet here.
Research has found that men who are bisexual - and feel comfortable being out - are better in bed - and the relationship develops - more caring long-term partners and fathers.
On the other hand, Texas is classically a rugged place, so Texas girls are also taught not to take any lip from anyone and to stand on their own two feet without expecting to be rescued.
Women raised in the Lone Star State are brought up to be polite to everyone, good hostesses and are salt-of-the-earth wholesome.
This narrative is based on our own thoughts and feelings in our relationship.
We recognize that Rachel shares only her own observations, and that many of these things could be achieved no matter what relationship it is—two boys dating, a boy and a girl dating, or any other type of romantic relationship.