Author: aoife

Aoife was once voted Ireland's premier cranky bisexualist queermo by a group consisting entirely of herself and her cat (who cast her vote in time-honoured fashion by demanding belly rubs). She enjoys bracing wilderness walks, complicated tea, and misandry. She writes about Ireland, secularism, queerness, roller derby and what she had for dinner at Consider the Tea Cosy, and tweets intermittently as @flyingteacosy. She will try to make you roller skate.
Why don’t LGBTQ people leave their religion after their communities harm them? It’s a question you see a lot, around the skeptical side of the internet. You’ll hear yet another case of an LGBTQ person being treated horrendously by their religious community. Maybe it’s another kid being kicked out of home after they come out. […]
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