Whether you’re LGBTQI2PAA+ or an ally this month is for you!
It’s a time to get out and celebrate yourselves, your friends, your family… also perhaps an excuse to use every colour Good Dye Young has to offer all at once!
At June pride events there’s often a safe space feeling that allows everyone to really get creative with hair, makeup and clothing as well as feeling they are free to speak about their sexuality and boy couldn’t we all do with the ability to feel that confident and plain ol’ proud to just be ourselves 24/7…
noun \ ˈprīd \
1: the quality or state of being proud: such as
a : inordinate self-esteem
b : a reasonable or justifiable self-respect
c : delight or elation arising from some act, possession, or relationship
…a reasonable or justifiable self-respect. That about sums it up doesn’t it?
Pride as a celebratory month or an overarching principle is about showing those around you that you accept and love them for who they are and giving them a nudge to feel the same way about themselves.
That mentality is really a year round concept so go ahead and remind those around you that you love them just the way they are! Let’s put that comment section to good use…call out a friend or two and let them know why you’re proud of them 🙂Written by Emily Clayton
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