Asexual Film Review: Lucifer

Rating: ★★★★★ Warning: Contains Spoilers up to Season 5 When discussing asexuality in film, Lucifer is not the first thing that springs to mind. It’s brazen depictions of nudity almost remind me of “The Wolf of Wall Street”. But if you can get past that, it's a really great show … Continue reading Asexual Film Review: Lucifer

Asexual Book Review: Understanding Asexuality

Rating: ★★☆☆☆ Asexuality can be defined as an enduring lack of sexual attraction. Thus, asexual individuals do not find (and perhaps never have) others sexually appealing. Some consider “asexuality” as a fourth category of sexual orientation, distinct from heterosexuality, homosexuality, or bisexuality. However, there is also recent evidence that the … Continue reading Asexual Book Review: Understanding Asexuality

Asexual Film Review: Doctor Who

Rating: ★★★★★ Warning: Contains Spoilers up to Season 7 When discussing asexuality in film, Doctor Who is perhaps the most obvious choice. However, there is still some debate as to whether the doctor is actually asexual. As with the change in actors, the doctor's personality changes slightly with each regeneration. … Continue reading Asexual Film Review: Doctor Who

Romance in Ghibli Movies (from an asexual perspective!)

I’ve become skeptical of the unwritten rule that just because a boy and girl appear in the same feature, a romance must ensue. Rather, I want to portray a slightly different relationship, one where the two mutually inspire each other to live. If I’m able to, then perhaps I’ll be … Continue reading Romance in Ghibli Movies (from an asexual perspective!)

Asexual Representation in Anime

Anime is incredibly popular within the asexual community, and for good reason. It’s actually the only medium where the majority of characters are asexual. Although there are few animes that mention asexuality directly, it quickly becomes apparent that asexuality is the norm rather than the exception. This mirrors Japanese culture, … Continue reading Asexual Representation in Anime

Asexual Book Review: A Brief Introduction

Rating: ★★★☆☆ Sometimes called “A Fourth Orientation”, asexuality is a sexual orientation characterized by a persistent lack of sexual attraction toward any gender. This book explores love, sex, and life, from the asexual point of view. This book is for anyone, regardless of orientation. Whether you’re asexual, think you might … Continue reading Asexual Book Review: A Brief Introduction