Editorial

Keep Calm, Trope On: A Couple’s First Kiss

We all have our favorite and least favorite tropes. From love triangles to slow burns, tropes are often the best ways to showcase great characters and storylines. They can also be frustrating and make you question why it is even…

Keep Calm, Trope On: Unexpected Character Departures

We’re talking about sudden character departures in this weeks #KeepCalmTropeOn.

See the first official photo for The CW’s ‘Powerpuff’

The CW released its first promo photo for Powerpuff. We take a look and share our excitement for this new series!

Keep Calm, Trope On: I Just Want To Be Normal

We all have our favorite and least favorite tropes. From love triangles to slow burns, tropes are often the best ways to showcase great characters and storylines. They can also be frustrating and make you question why it is even…

Keep Calm, Trope On: Musical Episodes

Tropes. Love them or hate them there is a lot of them and we’re talking Musical Episodes. How do you feel about them?

You’ve Written A Strong Female Character, Now What?

You’ve done the unimaginable – you’ve written a strong female character, who seems to derive her self-worth, not from the world, but from herself and her choices. This character isn’t necessarily good, or even bad, but she’s strong, opinionated, capable,…

Keep Calm, Trope On: Small Yet Meaningful

We all have our favorite and least favorite tropes. From love triangles to slow burns, tropes are often the best ways to showcase great characters and storylines. They can also be frustrating and make you question why it is even…

Keep Calm, Trope On: Not Quite Dead

We all have our favorite and least favorite tropes. From love triangles to slow burns, tropes are often the best ways to showcase great characters and storylines. They can also be frustrating and make you question why it is even…

Keep Calm, Trope On: Villains

We all have our favorite and least favorite tropes. From love triangles to slow burns, tropes are often the best ways to showcase great characters and storylines. They can also be frustrating and make you question why it is even…

Barstool, the NWHL, and White Feminism

This Barstool situation has exposed a problem with the NWHL and with women’s hockey culture at large that needs to be addressed, and soon.

I’m Only Watching This Once: K-Drama “Guardian: The Lonely and Great God”

My excuses deprived me of the greatness that is #kdramas. If you’re looking to start on one – #Goblin is fucking amazing!

Keep Calm, Trope On: Redemption Arcs

We all have our favorite and least favorite tropes. From love triangles to slow burns, tropes are often the best ways to showcase great characters and storylines. They can also be frustrating and make you question why it is even…

Queerly Not Straight: Caity Lotz and Not Supporting Transphobes

Caity Lotz, from Legends of Tomorrow, is using her platform to support a transphobe and we’re not here for this complicit behavior!

The One Where I Drunkenly Talk About Armie Hammer And His DM Sitch

Erin + Alcohol + A Bad Day = No Fucks Given and Writing About the Armie Hammer Sitch

Keep Calm, Trope On: Will They or Won’t They?

We all have our favorite and least favorite tropes. From love triangles to slow burns, tropes are often the best way to showcase great characters and storylines. They can also be frustrating and make you question why it is even…

‘Bridgerton’: TV Show vs Books Roundtable

With Bridgerton‘s first season out, the staff at Fangirlish sat down in a roundtable to discuss our thoughts and feels about the show vs the ‘The Duke and I’, but also speculate on season two. What did you think? Is the book better or…

5 Reasons Why You Should Be Watching Netflix’s ‘Sweet Home’

Netflix’s Sweet Home is the incredible ride we never expected to go on but that we appreciate to the moon and back now that we’ve watched season one. Seriously, Korean dramas are so damn creative, fun, wild, complex, and push…

‘Bridgerton’ ABC’s Of Ships: Simon & Daphne Edition

We still can’t stop thinking about Bridgerton! Now you know why we love this show so much. We know this family has its own obsession with the alphabet, but guess what? Us too!  So we decided to do an ABC about Simon…

10 Queerly Not Straight Posts You Must Read Before 2021

With 2020 coming to a close we wanted to celebrate our favorite posts here at Queerly Not Straight. From naming some our favorite transgender & nonbinary authors, to celebrating Wynonna Earp’s Wayhaught, and interviewing LGBTQ+ actors, there’s a little bit…

Our Favorite Ship Moments Of 2020

The year is so close to ending! It seems unreal that this 2020 only has a few days left, as unreal as the year has been. That means it is time to review everything that 2020 has given us (apart…

‘ANTARCTICA’ Promotional Pics Are Here!

ANTARCTICA continues to fascinate us. Trust us, you just have to watch this movie.  Very soon we will bring you our exclusive interview with the stars of the film and the review but first, we want you to enjoy all the promotional…