As our understanding of gender identity and sexual orientation grows, so to does our vocabulary.  Sometimes it can feel overwhelming, but fear not!  There is language that can help you navigate these ideas more easily.

Lesbian. A woman whose emotional, romantic, and sexual energies are geared towards other women.  Gay can also be used for women who are attracted to other women.Bisexual - A person who feels emotional, romantic and sexual desire for both guys and girls.Transgender - A person whose gender does not align with their birth sex.This term was once derogatory, but has been reclaimed as positive.This does not exclude feeling a romantic attraction.

Still confused?  Want to talk more?  Please join us at one of our monthly meetings.  We meet every Thursday from 6:30-8pm at the AUUF 450 E. Thach Ave in Auburn, AL.  You can also email auburnpflag@gmail.com anytime.