Tag "Masculinity"

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THE METAMORPHOSIS

Years ago, I was visiting my friends at their campus when this very effeminate guy showed up. His face was well-powdered, his brows were evidently carefully brushed and he wore

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MASC FOR LOVE

“My God, you’re so manly…” “You look so straight…” Upon hearing these intended compliments, I respond with a faint smile on my face which somehow gives the impression of me

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BLUNTS & CHIMNEY (Love Thy Inner Woman)

I met Odera on Grindr. My Grindr chatting style is the type where I am very nonchalant, give lots of monosyllabic responses, and stay very active with my block button

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“Appreciating Your Fellow Man Doesn’t Make You Gay.” Actor Seun Sean Jimoh takes a shot at toxic masculinity

We all know those two words. The two words that straight men often trot out whenever they get expressive over another man. “Hey, bro, I love the way you flex

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Opinion: What Is Gay-For-Pay And How Does It Impact Our Society’s Perception Of Homosexuality?

Originally published on Screenshot Magazine   What Is Gay-For-Pay? Gay-for-pay has been a porn sensation for nearly two decades now. I personally found myself enamoured with it since early adolescence.

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THE BOYS IN THE VILLAGE

Recently, I moved back in with my parents in our village in one of the states in the Niger Delta, where I started a temporary job as I waited for

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Masculine Black Man has a problem. He is an ‘extremely masc bottom’

Stereotypes ruin the party again. One guy says he has a problem keeping men’s attention as a black, “extremely masc” bottom because he doesn’t conform to perceptions of what bottoms

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Ezra Miller Uses Chicken Analogy To Describe Masculinity And What He’s Looking For In A Man

Ezra Miller has described what he thinks masculinity is with a chicken analogy. The Fantastic Beasts actor came out as queer in 2012 and during an interview with GQ Style,

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“I Think Masculinity Is Fragile.” Keiynan Lonsdale urges men to embrace femininity in inspiring post

Keiynan Lonsdale just posted an important message about men needing to embrace their femininity. The Love, Simon actor took to the social media to post a photo of himself with

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The Category is: MASC4MASC, NO FEMMES ALLOWED

Growing up, I was always feminine, and as with all things that trigger unease in the supposed moral fabric of an average Nigerian, it became a source of undue attention.