Kait & Nic: The Queer Web Series You Didn’t Know You Needed

If you have been following Queer Quality since January, you have seen us talk a great deal about the upcoming queer digital series called Kait & Nic. Six months later, the first two episodes of this four part mini series have finally been released on YouTube, making it's debut appropriately in the middle of Pride Month. … Continue reading Kait & Nic: The Queer Web Series You Didn’t Know You Needed

Pride Talks: Nicole Pacent on Bisexual Misrepresentation in Hollywood

When we last spoke with Nicole Pacent about bisexuality and mental health, she explained that a common problem with mainstream media portraying bisexual characters, specifically, is the erasure of the character's bisexual nature. This is due in part to bisexuality being confused with polyamory to some degree, but the issue goes even further when developing a … Continue reading Pride Talks: Nicole Pacent on Bisexual Misrepresentation in Hollywood

Pride Talks: The Importance of Equal Queer Representation

From the time we are prepubescent children the "birds and the bees" are taught to us by our parents, TV, churches, and occasionally our peers. I, myself, was asked if I was a virgin in the fourth grade, scoffed and said no... because I had no idea what a virgin was, but I certainly wasn't … Continue reading Pride Talks: The Importance of Equal Queer Representation

Nicole Pacent: How Bi-Erasure Leads to Mental Health Trouble for the Bisexual Community

It's an alarming fact: Bisexual individuals have the worst mental health within the LGBTQ+ community. It has been reported that 40% of bisexual people have, at some point in their life, considered or attempted suicide. Furthermore, bisexual people tend to suffer from anxiety, depression and alcohol abuse at double the rate of non-bi identifying members … Continue reading Nicole Pacent: How Bi-Erasure Leads to Mental Health Trouble for the Bisexual Community