The Quest for Equality

Today I decided to let someone else share their thoughts. I don’t normally “share” like this, but this is a wonderful piece from Nerdy But Flirty that really speaks to why our differences shouldn’t matter. ❤
Enjoy!!
— Elise M. Gross

Nerdy But Flirty

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Not long ago, when I was doing an afternoon retro stream of Kirby’s Adventure on the NES, someone in the chat room brought up an interesting point. He said, “I applaud your courage in streaming and doing YouTube videos – most members of the LGBT community shy away from that, you know?” At first, I wasn’t really sure what to say in response. In truth, I usually avoid conversations that might get preachy in some fashion while doing media like that because, honestly, I know people come to these things for the gaming and to relax for a while — not to have some kind of ideology tossed at them.

But, in any event, I think he had a very good point. There are trolls all over the place, especially on the internet where they can hide behind a veil of anonymity and spit venom at people as they will…

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