17 May '18, 3am

The Lieutenant: Of Methodist speaks the truth to power

Haha! (I actually laughed) A song that I personally relate to a lot is “Bloom” by Troye Sivan. I feel that LGBTQ has a very distinct stereotype given to it and its important to challenge these generalisations because we are not a monolith. Some LGBTQ artists are pressured to be a certain way or to have a certain aesthetic because it seems that mainstream media projects this ideal, identifiable model for the typical LGBTQ artist. I’m not going to call out anyone but if anything, the ones that are doing it wrong are the artists who aren’t being honest and falling into this synthetic model of the LGBTQ artist. Honestly, despite my awareness towards this issue, I personally have also been affected by this model to some extent.

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