The Post-Pride blues … it's not a diagnosable condition, but for many LGBT+ people and their allies, it is very real. Much like the day after Christmas or the end of Hanukkah for kids, this is the time in which the anticipation, celebration and merriment has come to an end and the transition back to regularly scheduled life feels terrible. However, unlike religious holidays, the month of June and its rainbows everywhere are symbols of acceptance for LGBT+ people. It means that this is not just about feeling bummed out, it means this is about not feeling valued by society until next June. That can feel like a very long eleven months away.
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