@Community stories

About how Bond Touch community members are doing and what they’re doing about it. You’ll also find longer pieces with questions sent in by users or by us to the community.

An introvert’s guide to trying out an extrovert’s shoes

What this introvert learned from taking quick laps on the extroverted race track  I don’t…

A recipe for better loving

It is very likely that you are in a relationship or have been in the…

No longer alone: How I found the Asian Creative network, community, and my career online

Growing up in the Midwest as a Korean American girl, there weren’t many people like…

My Parents Like Me Better When I’m Gay

I often joke that I have “good parent privilege.” Growing up, my catholic, conservative parents…

The first queer book festival: proud, diverse and original

“I always forgot who brought it up first, but one of us brought up the…

To Every Touch, There is a Meaning:

Our personal codes make sending touches more fun and useful Me and my boyfriend, Francisco,…

Pride During COVID: the Queer Community asks itself if it stays inside or goes out?

This past March, the United States passed its one-year anniversary with the coronavirus pandemic, mask…

Modern Love Languages and Examples from the Bondito Community

Oh, the languages of love. Known traditionally as touch, quality time, affirming words, gifts, and…

Dungeons and Dragons and Friends

How playing a weekly game can form and strengthen. Even if you and your friends…

Love in A Bell Jar: Why We All Need The One That Got Away

Ironically, perhaps, the one that got away has always been there for me. This is the story of how we met, how I let her go, and why she matters.