Ashleigh-Shackelford

BuzzFeed: Dating While Fat: 5 Things I Consider Before Commitment

In navigating a fatphobic, sizist culture, it’s very difficult to find a partner that is worth committing to when the world codifies your body as unworthy of love. In finding a potential partner, Ashleigh's experiences have allowed her to create questions to guide her in knowing who to invest in as a queer Black fat femme.
faith-storm

Our Family: Faith Cheltenham & Matt Kanninen

Our Family celebrates families led by Black trans, bi and queer women. The series delves into some of the challenges and triumphs they face. ELIXHER recently had the opportunity to chat with Faith Cheltenham, president of BiNet USA, about blended families and bi misconceptions.