Movies are one of our favorite weekend activities, especially once the cooler weather starts drawing in. But when all of the romantic movies out there are heterosexual couples, it can be a bit of a mood killer. Where are all the lesbian love movies out there?
We all know what we like, and what we don't like, and the same goes for movies we want to watch — and watch over and over again. As a straight female, I've noticed that women are not often well-represented in films. The situation is even bleaker for lesbian movies where women are well represented.
This Taiwanese film is the second in a triptych of gentle, evocative lesbian films by director Zero Chou The first was Spider Lillies. Because Jing is blind, her romance with Diego brings a heightened sensuality to the screen — Jing must actually feel physically and emotionally her way through life. When she reaches out to her lover, the effect is tantalizing.
Everyone does, and up until now, those stories were all about the male-female relationship. Fortunately, all of that has changed, and now there are beautiful love stories between two people, regardless of their sexual orientation. Here are some of the top lesbian romance books that you should be reading….
The world sure does feel more on fire by the day, huh? Below are 20 happy lesbian and bisexual storylines you can watch to power up your spirit with laughter and swooning. Special thanks to Carmen, Natalie, Valerie Anne, Riese, and Sarah Sarwar for their encyclopedic knowledge of women kissing women on teevee.
Romance novels featuring women-loving-women are becoming more plentiful, and as the genre continues to pick up in popularity, readers unfamiliar with the genre—or even longstanding fans! Here are fourteen of our favorite lesbian romances that belong on your to-read list. From women exploring their sexuality to those intertwined in passionate relationships, these stories are sure to hook you.
This past weekend at the box office was particularly gay. Not to mention, the Marvel big bad Thanos took over over Earth in hopes of obtaining a collection of fine jewelry. In celebration of all this queerness, Vulture has assembled a list of 40 essential lesbian love stories from around the world: movies that will make you laugh, make you cry, and then make you cry so violently you want to throw up.
But when Fifty Shades of Grey came around, it did more than just titillate the masses —i t opened the door for romance and erotica novels to make their way into the mainstream. There are publishing houses that specialize in LGBTQ romance like Bold Strokes and Bella Booksand consistently put out high quality, engaging and addictive novels and short stories. Want to sink your teeth into a juicy romance?