I’m Black and Asexual. Stop Being So Surprised.

What it’s like to not exactly fit into society’s stereotypes of Black women

Photo: Nolwen Cifuentes/Getty Images

There shouldn’t be any shock or anger when a Black woman doesn’t want to have sex with you. Our bodies belong to ourselves.

Sexuality exists on a spectrum, and Black people exist within it.

I’m just a Jamaican-British writer trying to make things work in a big world. Find me on twitter @db_mckenzie.

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