July 4th, 2022 | Season 5 | 12 mins 24 secs
books, sexuality, writers, writing, writing tips
Some people are sexually attracted to the opposite gender, some are attracted to the same gender, while others are attracted to more than one gender, and yet others are only sexually attracted under specific circumstances?
But, not all people are sexually attracted to someone. Those people? Identify as asexual.
Especially in Western culture, so many of our stories — be they folktales of yore, current tv shows, books, or movies — center around the main character’s relationship. Even if it’s not the main plot point.
For asexual people, they’ve had to read-between-the-lines to look for characters that represent them.