I was talking to my best friend Tracey Cunningham, the great hair colorist, and there were a couple of pretty girls working in her salon.
I was looking at one of them, and I said, "I want to go on a date with her! I went to a Super Bowl party hosted by Wallis Annenberg, right down the street from where I live in L.
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More so than other members of the LGBT community, lesbian women feel pressure to label themselves with terms they are not necessarily comfortable with.
People who use terms such as “butch” do not necessarily identify as lesbian, further complicating the issue.
) I’ve playfully narrowed it down to 5 main categories of lesbian that are found on most scenes, from Brighton to Barcelona, Cardiff to California and Stockholm to Sydney. Now describing someone as a butch lesbian doesn’t mean they’re mannish, that’s a common misconception.I went on my first date with a woman in the '90s, after I got divorced from my husband.I was in my 30s then and knew that I was interested in women, but I was a little uncomfortable with it—I just couldn't manage it.As a group of people who have inevitably struggled with their identity and sexuality, we definitely have a culture of sub-categories within LGBT culture, and this is true throughout the world.In general, when out and about, we tend to put on somewhat of a front, which can result in quite the mix of lesbians.This pressure comes from heterosexuals, gay men — often in the context of meeting lesbians at gay bars — the media and other lesbian women.