Tierney Finster is a journalist, screenwriter, actor and model from Los Angeles, California. She is a contributing writer at MEL, specializing in love, sex, mental health, drugs, queer culture and the cannabis industry. She has written for publications such as Playboy, Purple, Dazed and Confused, Jezebel and Broadly and was the key researcher behind Sex On, HBO’s revival of its iconoclastic docu-series Real Sex.
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‘My mom’s first reaction was something along the lines of, ‘Are you gay? Aren’t you proud to be a woman?’’
‘I can be out in the wilderness, and the wilderness doesn’t care what my body looks like or what my experience has been’