Category: Story

These people don’t even care how old you are

This happened a while back when I was 16. I was walking home from school and a CITY WORKER pulled up next to me then stuck his head out of his car window and asked how much I charged with the creepiest smirk on his face. He didn’t care that he was on the opposite … Continued

I was so disturbed

My first year of college, I had an early morning class that I had to wait for the bus for. A man came up and started talking to me. He asked my name and age. I lied about both hoping he’d leave me alone. He obviously lied about his age to line up with mine. … Continued

Homophobia in action

I have had horrible experiences while in my home town following coming out of the closet as a gay man, before hand for being effeminate, and multiple instances after coming “out of the closet.” People broke a window out of my home, the headlight in my car, tried to run me off the road, threatened … Continued

Hate crime

A few days ago, someone wrote “Ugly Nigger” on my car door. I read somewhere that a lot of people who are victims of hate crimes don’t report it. I almost didn’t report this incident because a part of me felt embarrassed and ashamed that this had happened to me. But at the end of … Continued

She was so scared she hid behind a stranger

A person with black and blonde dreadlocks just walked up to an older lady who only spoke Spanish, called her a bunch of names, and mocked her when she was just sitting there trying to eat. The older lady was so scared she jumped up, exclaimed, “Ahhh!” in fear, and cowered behind a man sitting … Continued

Threatening note

I was in a yoga class. I came back out and noticed a note on my windshield. When I pulled into the parking lot, the person parked next to me was a bit over the line so that required me to park a little bit crooked. Well, when I came out of the class about … Continued

I was scared for my life.

I was at a coffee place with a friend after school. We were having a conversation when I noticed a man at the table across from us was staring at me. I thought “Maybe he’s just zoning out,” and went back to the conversation. But he kept staring at me. So I thought, “Maybe he’s … Continued

Awful, terrifying AND racist

“Hey darlin”, “Dayum, redhead”, “you got an ass like a black woman, you know that?” [got_back]      

I hate not having the freedom to walk down the street

I was waiting outside my friend’s apartment last week. We had agreed to meet up, and I was early. A group of men on the corner started catcalling me. I ignored them and started walking in the opposite direction, and they started yelling more and telling me all the ways they were going to fuck … Continued

Weeks like this make me want to just stay home.

Weeks like this make me want to just stay home. Monday a man sat across from me on the bus and continually leaned over to whisper lewd comments to me. He told me I was making him hard. He said he bet I had a tight pussy. He claimed my lipstick was sexy but would … Continued