Amy Rose Spiegel
Senior Editor, VICE Lifeamyrose.firstname.lastname@example.org
Love, money, politics, and very much more. Author of the books Action: A Book About Sex (Grand Central, 2016) and No One Does It Like You (Workman, 2019). Singer of the band Store Front.
Many people who mistreat others don't like to do that in writing. In one-party states, you can sometimes make a record of their conduct anyway.
Football came out as gay, for starters.
Do a little matchmaking. Spring for corny souvenirs. Have a massive birthday party for everyone who missed theirs.
Do a drugstore chocolate tasting. Pin a love note to the dog’s collar. Have sex on camera.
This isn't the worst year for sincerity, so reach out to people isolated in prisons, nursing homes, and long-term medical care facilities.
If you can't go see your family or play charades with your friends, why not smash some decorative gourds in the street with a bat?
Listen to heavy metal in the shower with your eyes closed. Rank candy in the group text to start drama. Wear a subtle costume every day.
States are scrambling to hold elections in a pandemic. You should be preparing to vote by mail.
Go skating. Provide community aid. Tell each other the stories of your lives.
Pick a unifying theme. Sext with a hot queer. Read the work of your LGBTQ forebears. Tell the cat she's gay.
Dating while social distancing can include juicy secrets, good-natured (and shirtless) arguments, art, and other areas of intrigue.