As a proud bisexual man, for years I've had to navigate the complicated gray area that my identity occupies on the sexuality spectrum. Despite all of the gains the LGBT community has made, bisexuals are still looked upon with confusion — or outright scorn — by gays, lesbians, and straight people alike. From people asking me if I was "full-blown gay yet" to others questioning my motivations, I've probably heard it all.
At OprahMag. When I first met my now-husband in AprilI made a point of telling him about my history of dating both men and women—and how I came out as bisexual at 16 years old to my friends and family, who offered mixed reactions. My friends were supportive; my family didn't quite understand.
People of all sexualities are welcomed at Pride, but there's been a recent blowback against the term "bisexual. The term pansexual was birthed out of the confusion, and to create a definitive and more inclusive label. This has led to in-fighting between members of the community, who are upset that their bisexual identity is being replaced by another label.
I think the straightest thing about straights writing LGBT characters is the lack of labeling. The utter and full lack of labeling. But… most gays like to use the word gay. To describe themselves, a situation or just everything, really.
Here's how to inoculate ourselves against negative ones. Verified by Psychology Today. All About Sex.
Bisexuality is romantic attraction, sexual attractionor sexual behavior toward both males and females,    or to more than one sex or gender. The term bisexuality is mainly used in the context of human attraction to denote romantic or sexual feelings toward both men and women,    and the concept is one of the three main classifications of sexual orientation along with heterosexuality and homosexualityall of which exist on the heterosexual—homosexual continuum. A bisexual identity does not necessarily equate to equal sexual attraction to both sexes; commonly, people who have a distinct but not exclusive sexual preference for one sex over the other also identify themselves as bisexual.
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Being bisexual, or pansexual or non-monosexual, that is, being attracted to more than one gender can be pretty awesome, especially if you have a supportive network and are connected with other people who share your experiences. All of those sexualities are super legit and valid, however sometimes you can feel a bit in the middle. You're not 'Just Confused'. Being attracted to more than one or even all genders is totally valid.
The experience for one individual may look very different than the experience of another. So what exactly does it mean to be bisexual? According to the Human Rights Campaigna bisexual person is someone who can be attracted to more than one gender.