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Na na na na Dragon Bat by SketchingDragon Na na na na Dragon Bat :iconsketchingdragon:SketchingDragon 5 0 Stitchy-Face Sketch Trade by SketchingDragon Stitchy-Face Sketch Trade :iconsketchingdragon:SketchingDragon 7 3 Sitting Proudly by SketchingDragon Sitting Proudly :iconsketchingdragon:SketchingDragon 10 0 Imgur Sketch by SketchingDragon Imgur Sketch :iconsketchingdragon:SketchingDragon 6 11 Drago Commission - WIP by SketchingDragon Drago Commission - WIP :iconsketchingdragon:SketchingDragon 3 0 Talkien - Groobit by SketchingDragon Talkien - Groobit :iconsketchingdragon:SketchingDragon 2 2 Tile Commission - Articuno by SketchingDragon Tile Commission - Articuno :iconsketchingdragon:SketchingDragon 11 2 DnD Dwarf Commission by SketchingDragon DnD Dwarf Commission :iconsketchingdragon:SketchingDragon 5 0 Child of Fenrir by SketchingDragon Child of Fenrir :iconsketchingdragon:SketchingDragon 10 2 Badger Badger Badger by SketchingDragon Badger Badger Badger :iconsketchingdragon:SketchingDragon 4 0 Imgur Gift Sketch 3 by SketchingDragon Imgur Gift Sketch 3 :iconsketchingdragon:SketchingDragon 8 0 Imgur Gift Sketch 4 by SketchingDragon Imgur Gift Sketch 4 :iconsketchingdragon:SketchingDragon 2 0 Imgur Gift Sketch 1 by SketchingDragon Imgur Gift Sketch 1 :iconsketchingdragon:SketchingDragon 6 0 Sailor Moonkin by SketchingDragon Sailor Moonkin :iconsketchingdragon:SketchingDragon 7 0 Bracer Artwork by SketchingDragon Bracer Artwork :iconsketchingdragon:SketchingDragon 4 0 Soyuki by SketchingDragon Soyuki :iconsketchingdragon:SketchingDragon 22 9


Dragon Charmer by sandara Dragon Charmer :iconsandara:sandara 4,108 116 Girl doodle by sandara Girl doodle :iconsandara:sandara 3,869 106 Sketchdump #64 by Ahkward Sketchdump #64 :iconahkward:Ahkward 24 14 Tree by sandara Tree :iconsandara:sandara 4,435 88 Art Lax by Tex777 Art Lax :icontex777:Tex777 19 31 Crown and wizard by sandara Crown and wizard :iconsandara:sandara 3,239 77 P: ichiegohino by Yllande P: ichiegohino :iconyllande:Yllande 482 30 Behrens, the Vanguard of Growth and Fortification by TheMoonlitPrince Behrens, the Vanguard of Growth and Fortification :iconthemoonlitprince:TheMoonlitPrince 488 6 Like the blade of a knife by JWiesner Like the blade of a knife :iconjwiesner:JWiesner 5,228 196 Vain Harpy 2 by sandara Vain Harpy 2 :iconsandara:sandara 5,464 162 DEATH by Stitchy-Face DEATH :iconstitchy-face:Stitchy-Face 90 2 Role Playing by Runshin Role Playing :iconrunshin:Runshin 2,177 226 Machine Hunters by sandara Machine Hunters :iconsandara:sandara 4,056 141 DAY 26: Myconid by cartoonstudy DAY 26: Myconid :iconcartoonstudy:cartoonstudy 30 6 Boomkin Hugs are the BEST Hugs! ft. KageSatsuki by bawky Boomkin Hugs are the BEST Hugs! ft. KageSatsuki :iconbawky:bawky 24 4 Sekhmet by sandara Sekhmet :iconsandara:sandara 6,831 178


It's Pride Month, and for a lot of people it means happiness about being able to proudly be yourself, no matter your sexual orientation but there is a small group of people still ostracized and looked down upon because of their sexual orientation. Or more precisely their LACK of sexual orientation. 

I am an asexual. 

It is a term that I didn't choose but the one given to people of my orientation. I feel absolutely no sexual attraction to ANYTHING nor ANYONE. I have been to a doctor to have my hormones tested (something you SHOULD do, to rule out any medical reasons that can cause lacking attraction). 

A lot of people try to come out as asexual and truly are but are met with a lot of.... negativity and condescending. This is sadly, in my experience, more common among the gay community than anywhere else. I've since stopped going to pride events because of some of the bullying and hatred I am met with. I do all I can to support pride still, but I do it from a distance. So I plead with you, if you come across someone who has the bravery to be who they are in a way that isn't hurting someone. Please let them. Don't put the same hatred on someone that you had to trudge through or maybe even dodged. Be excellent to each other. 

So why make a journal no one will see? Well that's a part of it, but there's a hope I can reach someone who pauses before they make a comment. Think about your words. Think about how you'd like to be treated and be yourself and let others be who they are. It's taken me a long time to be proud of who I am, and I'm still not there. Don't rob someone of their moments of pride.

Remember to treat others how you, yourself, wish to be treated. 



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R-Doll Featured By Owner Jun 5, 2017  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
thank you for the llama :D
sammiemae227 Featured By Owner Jun 5, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks for the Llama:hug:
ThomasBinion Featured By Owner Jun 5, 2017  Student General Artist
thank you for the llama!
Yllande Featured By Owner Apr 13, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks by Yllande  
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