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Full list of articles and documents from the Sexual Diversity Tsara's Column category. Though these articles may have since been updated they are listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

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Tsara's Column Publications
Dr. Tatiana’s Sex Advice to all Creation by Olivia Judson– a book review thumbnail image.
The Definitive Guide to the Evolutionary Biology of Sex: A delightful opportunity to watch things get weird and wild in the name of science and sex.
Publish Date: 14th Jun 2023
Delta of Venus: Erotica by Anais Nin - Book Review thumbnail image.
Book review of Delta of Venus, a collection of fifteen erotic short stories.
Publish Date: 28th Apr 2023 - Updated: 29th Apr 2023
Sexual Assault Awareness Month - One Healthy Meal thumbnail image.
April is Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month #SAAPM.
Publish Date: 21st Apr 2023
Disability on Valentine's Day: Romance, Sex, and Sensory Sensitivity thumbnail image.
Autism and Sexuality questions answered by Dr. Lynette Louise, The Brain Broad.
Publish Date: 3rd Feb 2023
A Tale of Three Women: Vaginismus, Menopause, and Sexual Anhedonia thumbnail image.
Three women with separate stories of sexual issues and discoveries.
Publish Date: 31st Jan 2023
The Difference Between a Kink and a Fetish thumbnail image.
Clear communication can be a challenge. It helps to know what our words mean.
Publish Date: 23rd Dec 2022
Once Upon a Time thumbnail image.
In this story of my first sexual fantasy, I strip naked influences that helped create it.
Publish Date: 30th Nov 2022 - Updated: 9th Dec 2022
How to Tell If A Woman Or Girl is Leading You On - Part II thumbnail image.
Revisited and Revised by a Woman who was a Girl.
Publish Date: 10th Nov 2022
A Lack of Ideas: Sexy Edition thumbnail image.
I'd like to expand on the value of cultivating and exploring a diversity of ideas in order to have healthier, sexier, happier sex.
Publish Date: 27th Oct 2022
Like a Virgin thumbnail image.
Virginity is a problematic concept worth revisiting and revising.
Publish Date: 15th Oct 2022 - Updated: 21st Nov 2022
There's More To Sex Than They're Saying thumbnail image.
Whoever you are, however your body responds to pleasure, you can find safe sexy sensations.
Publish Date: 3rd Sep 2022 - Updated: 6th Sep 2022
I Feel Differently thumbnail image.
Monogamy is not the right way, but it is also not the wrong way.
Publish Date: 17th Aug 2022 - Updated: 6th Sep 2022
Destigmatizing Sex Work Can Make Room For Healthy Sexual Growth thumbnail image.
Sex workers, when given respect and a safe working environment, can help us thrive sexually.
Publish Date: 18th Jul 2022 - Updated: 6th Sep 2022
Jeff: A Sexually Realized Spiritual Odyssey of Stepping Into Love - Book Review thumbnail image.Jeff: A Sexually Realized Spiritual Odyssey of Stepping Into Love - Book Review thumbnail image.
A review of Lynette Louise's first book, JEFF.
Publish Date: 30th Apr 2022 - Updated: 29th May 2023
Undressing a Fantasy thumbnail image.
Critiquing your own sexual fantasies is a powerful exercise.
Publish Date: 27th Apr 2022 - Updated: 19th Oct 2022
With You thumbnail image.
A poem about connecting sexually.
Publish Date: 15th Apr 2022 - Updated: 6th Sep 2022
Sex: For Some It Gets Better With Age thumbnail image.
An essay about maturing into my sexual self.
Publish Date: 7th Apr 2022 - Updated: 6th Sep 2022
One: It is not your Fault | Two: What you can do Different thumbnail image.
Sexual Assault is not the victim's fault but we can still learn ways to live safer.
Publish Date: 2nd Apr 2022 - Updated: 6th Sep 2022
Personal Essay: Born a Girl thumbnail image.
A story about asking questions related to gender and getting answers that explained how things are while leaving room for more.
Publish Date: 19th Jan 2022 - Updated: 6th Sep 2022
Bi-Sexual and Dating: My Mom Had a Type thumbnail image.
Simple love lessons learned while mom was dating.
Publish Date: 14th Oct 2021 - Updated: 6th Sep 2022
Sexuality is Often Fluid thumbnail image.
If your child tells you they're gay don't presume they are jumping on a trend.
Publish Date: 17th Jun 2021 - Updated: 6th Sep 2022
A Hand Holding Me: Love is Love thumbnail image.
A true story illustrating the joy love can bring a person and suggesting we always celebrate it.
Publish Date: 3rd Jun 2021 - Updated: 6th Sep 2022
The Power of Conversations - LGBTQ+ Stories thumbnail image.
Tsara shares the memory of a conversation she had about LGBTQ stories in movies and on TV.
Publish Date: 15th May 2021 - Updated: 6th Sep 2022
Pleasure on the Spectrum: Interview Series with Dr. Lynette Louise - Final Video thumbnail image.
Sexual Diversity conversations with Dr. Lynette Louise (The Brain Broad) during Autism Acceptance Month.
Publish Date: 26th Apr 2021 - Updated: 29th Sep 2022
Preventing a Perpetrator: Interview Series with Dr. Lynette Louise thumbnail image.
Sexual Diversity conversations with Dr. Lynette Louise ("The Brain Broad") during Autism Acceptance and Sexual Assault Prevention month.
Publish Date: 22nd Apr 2021 - Updated: 6th Sep 2022
Sexual Assault and the Special Needs Person: Series with Dr. Lynette Louise thumbnail image.
Sexual Diversity conversations with Dr. Lynette Louise ("The Brain Broad") during Autism Acceptance month.
Publish Date: 15th Apr 2021 - Updated: 6th Sep 2022
Movie Review: The Tale thumbnail image.
A personal review of HBO's film The Tale .
Publish Date: 7th Apr 2021 - Updated: 6th Sep 2022
Sexual Diversity with Dr. Lynette Louise: Autism  thumbnail image.
Sexual Diversity conversations with Dr. Lynette Louise ("The Brain Broad") during Autism Acceptance Month.
Publish Date: 5th Apr 2021 - Updated: 6th Sep 2022
Seeking a Safe Way To Be Open and Accepting thumbnail image.
A brother and sister conversation about not becoming a victim.
Publish Date: 1st Apr 2021 - Updated: 29th Apr 2023
Book Review: Of Women and Salt by Gabriela Garcia thumbnail image.
A personal review of the debut novel by Gabriela Garcia.
Publish Date: 27th Mar 2021 - Updated: 6th Sep 2022
The Wrong Answer (100 Word Story) thumbnail image.
A mini story revealing the power of answers.
Publish Date: 23rd Mar 2021 - Updated: 6th Sep 2022
Disability in Erotica thumbnail image.
A diversity of bodies can remind us we are desirable. Erotica does not explore the beauty and sexuality of disabled or otherwise uncommon bodies and minds often enough.
Publish Date: 8th Dec 2020 - Updated: 21st Sep 2022
When My Son Told Me He Was Gay thumbnail image.
Tsara Shelton, author of Spinning in Circles and Learning From Myself, writes regarding her reaction when her son comes out as being gay.
Publish Date: 16th May 2020 - Updated: 21st Sep 2022
Obstacle in Blood Donations for Gay and Bi-sexual Men thumbnail image.
People recovered from COVID-19 can donate blood plasma, however, if you are a gay or bisexual man, or a woman who has recently slept with a bisexual man, you may not be permitted to donate.
Publish Date: 13th May 2020 - Updated: 21st Sep 2022
Gatherings and Inclusion In The Wake of COVID-19 thumbnail image.
An opinion piece by Tsara Shelton that reflect her thoughts on COVID-19 and the Pride Festival in Dallas date change.
Publish Date: 22nd Apr 2020 - Updated: 21st Sep 2022
Spinning in Circles and Learning From Myself by Tsara Shelton thumbnail image.Spinning in Circles and Learning From Myself by Tsara Shelton thumbnail image.
Spinning in Circles and Learning From Myself - Candid book by Tsara Shelton offers a unique and intimate narrative on parenting, autism, and growing up.
Publish Date: 16th Apr 2020 - Updated: 25th Oct 2022
Helping Teenagers with Autism through Puberty and Beyond - The Brain Broad Talks about Lust thumbnail image.
In her latest Autism ABCs series Dr. Lynette Louise, aka The Brain Broad, presents her latest video for the letter L which, she decides, stands for Lust.
Publish Date: 11th Apr 2020 - Updated: 6th Sep 2022


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Alphabetical list of gender identities.

2Transgender Reporting Guide
How to write about transgender people.

3Glossary of Sexuality Terms
Definitions of sexual terms & acronyms.

4Glossary of Sexual Identities
Definitions of gender related terms.

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