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Creating a safe space for LGBTQ+ members

Davandra, davandrababb@nationnews.com

Added 05 May 2019


Nadia “Aidan” Holmes (Picture by Krystal Hoyte)

For as long as she can remember, Nadia “Aidan” Holmes has always felt like she was born to be a voice for the voiceless. But not in a way that one would ever begin to imagine.

The bubbly and effortlessly beautiful Nadia identifies as a “pansexual” and says she is increasingly finding herself becoming an advocate for people like herself and other members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, transsexual & queer (LGBTQ+) community.

But what exactly is a pansexual?

Nadia explained as simply as she could that it was someone who was attracted to a connection whether it came from a man or woman.

“There is bisexuality, which means you have sex with both men and women and you’re attracted to both men and women. Pan-sexuality is like that but more so. you don’t look at gender, you look at a connection and energy and the person’s personality.  You’re not attracted to the person because that person has breasts and a vagina or a penis. It’s fluid,” she explained.

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