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8 Awesome LGBTQ Characters in Young Adult Lit

By Dahlia AdlerJanuary 15, 2014
Young adult fiction is constantly evolving—but when it comes to diversity, sometimes it feels like it's moving at a glacial pace. Authors... More  →
8 Awesome LGBTQ Characters in Young Adult Lit

Auntie SparkNotes: I'm Bi, But My Dream College Bans Same-Sex Relationships

By kat_rosenfieldOctober 30, 2013
Dearest Auntie, I'm a seventeen-year-old senior in high school who semi-recently came out to all my friends and recently my parents as bisexual.... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I'm Bi, But My Dream College Bans Same-Sex Relationships

Auntie SparkNotes: Do I Have To Tell My Bigoted Mom That I Support Gay Rights?

By kat_rosenfieldOctober 10, 2013
Dear Auntie Sparknotes, I have a problem. I live in a small southern town, where being gay isn't always accepted, and where a... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Do I Have To Tell My Bigoted Mom That I Support Gay Rights?

Auntie SparkNotes: LGBT and I Feel So Alone

By kat_rosenfieldOctober 4, 2013
Hi Auntie! I saw that lately you've done a little more advice columns concerning the LGBT community, and I was hoping that... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: LGBT and I Feel So Alone

The CW Is Creating a Show About a Transgender Teen

By Jennifer GrudzieckiSeptember 13, 2013
The CW has announced plans for a new one-hour family drama called ZE. The show is will focus on a Texas teenager who... More  →
The CW Is Creating a Show About a Transgender Teen

Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Tell My Parents About My Same-Sex Romance?

By kat_rosenfieldAugust 5, 2013
Hello Auntie, My problem is probably one that many teens face every day. I recently began a relationship with a beautiful, wonderful, and... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Tell My Parents About My Same-Sex Romance?

Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Warn My College Roommate That I'm Gay?

By kat_rosenfieldApril 15, 2013
Hi Auntie, Like a lot of soon-to-be college freshmen, I have some worries about the roommate situation. Mine have an added...quirk, though. I'm... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Warn My College Roommate That I'm Gay?

Auntie SparkNotes: Do I Have A Chance With My Flirty Friend?

By kat_rosenfieldFebruary 15, 2013
Dear Auntie, I have a bit of a dilemma. You see, I am gay. I've know I'm gay for a while, and I've... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Do I Have A Chance With My Flirty Friend?

Auntie SparkNotes: I'm Dating a Trans Guy; Should I Tell My Parents?

By kat_rosenfieldAugust 16, 2012
Dearest Auntie, I have the kind of problem that you're most likely to see in soap operas or Disney movies, which is kind... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I'm Dating a Trans Guy; Should I Tell My Parents?

Auntie SparkNotes: Help and Where to Find It

By kat_rosenfieldJune 27, 2012
Hi Auntie, So this isn't exactly me asking for advice. I'm just your average teenager: I'm not a straight A student, varsity runner,... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Help and Where to Find It