Not much is known or said about Asexuality. But every day more people find the words to express their true orientation. Throughout the centuries, countless Asexuals have been falsely accused of a variety of sins and disorders due to their lack of sexual desires.

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In spite of these misconceptions, many still went on to leave wonderful, lasting impacts on our world. None more so than the formidable Florence Nightingale. Her tireless commitment to saving lives would revolutionize nursing and medicine. Despite her many achievements, those close to Florence still found her lack of sexual interest or desire to marry quite odd and often infuriating. In today’s sex-charged world, many Asexuals admit to feeling broken. But nothing could be further from the truth for our brave Aces. Sex is merely an activity and not a measure of our worth and accomplishments. So if you’re interested in learning more about Asexuality, or if you’re just happy for another episode of Your Queer Story, hit that play button and enjoy.