On Lesbian Loneliness: My Solo Exchange Diary, Vol 1 (2/3)

In My Solo Exchange Diary: Volume 1 Kabi Nagata outlines the ways in which the publication of My Lesbian Experience with Loneliness has changed her life and examines the bounds of her perpetuating loneliness. This companion manga furthers Nagata’s examination of her intense relationship with her mother and her sense of being untethered from other… Continue reading On Lesbian Loneliness: My Solo Exchange Diary, Vol 1 (2/3)

On Lesbian Loneliness: My Lesbian Experience with Loneliness (1/3)

Over the next few weeks I am going to write a three-part series on lesbian loneliness. The inspiration for these posts comes from Nagata Kabi’s graphic novel/manga My Lesbian Experience with Loneliness and her two-part sequel series My Solo Exchange Diary (volumes one and two). I will be drawing heavily from Nagata’s narrative, including quotes,… Continue reading On Lesbian Loneliness: My Lesbian Experience with Loneliness (1/3)

Kerri’s List of Sapphic Lit!

As a little addition to my last blog post, I thought I would write a recommended reading list of my favourite books written by or about queer women! Also, I am posting this to implore you all to recommend me the best sapphic literature and films you’ve read/seen – hold the voyeurism. If you have… Continue reading Kerri’s List of Sapphic Lit!

On the Lack of Adequate Lesbian Representation in Film and the Lack of Lesbian Literature on our Bookshelves.

I knew from quite a young age that I wasn’t straight, but I didn’t realise I was a lesbian until a couple of years ago. So now, as a lesbian in my early twenties, I find myself desiring to read and watch everything that relates to my community, and so, my search for both sapphic… Continue reading On the Lack of Adequate Lesbian Representation in Film and the Lack of Lesbian Literature on our Bookshelves.