Ep. 22: New Year’s Resolutions (WELCOME TO 20GAYTEEN)

February 13, 2018

Lydia shares an alternative to New Year’s resolutions and talks about some of her goals in this, the Year of Our Lord 20Gayteen.


Music: “IDK + IDC” by Terror Jr, “Hillside Boys” by Kim Petras, “Million Dollar Secret” by Lucius, “Adore” by Amy Shark, “The Middle” by Zedd, Maren Moris, Grey



December 21, 2017

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, there was a planet known as Lesbos inhabited entirely by queer women. Our brave jedi embark on a quest to return to this beloved planet and escape the dark forces of the cisheteropatriarchy, thereby restoring hope to the galaxy. The fate of the Force rests on their young, gay-ass shoulders.


Music: “Main Title (From 'Star Wars')” by John Williams, “Princess Leia’s Theme” by Utah Symphony Orchestra (composed by John Williams), “Shivers” by Rachel Platten, “Grace” by Rachel Platten, “Confetti” by Sia, “Symphony (feat. Zara Larsson)” by Clean Bandit, “Sleep Talking” by Charlotte Lawrence, “Like You Like That” by L Devine, “Anywhere” by Rita Ora, “Champagne Clouds” by Malia Civetz, “Suddenly Seymour” by Alan Menken (from Little Shop of Horrors, Broadway Cast Recording), “Diva’s Lament (What Ever Happened to My Part?)” by Sara Ramirez (from Spamalot), “IDK + IDC” by Terror Jr, “Throne Room/Finale (From ‘Star Wars: A New Hope’)” by The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (composed by John Williams)


Ep. 20: First Snowfall

December 10, 2017

More life updates! Lydia starts training at her tutoring center job, cries about Star Wars, and dishes the latest on ALMY, THE LEZTUBE SHIP THAT SHALL NEVER SINK. 🚢 ❤💛💚💙💜


Music: “Saw You in A Dream” by The Japanese House, “I Believe” by Andrew Rannells (from The Book of Mormon), “All I Want For Christmas Is You” by Mariah Carey, “Never Be the Same” by Camila Cabello


Ep. 19: I’m Baaack!

December 1, 2017

Lydia is back!! After a regretfully long interval between episodes. She is still alive, though she may have been reincarnated as an ice queen. Tune in to hear her update you on her life, Lesbian Icon™ Harry Styles, quarter life crises, unquenchable cravings for Scotland, and a rumored YouTube relationship. GAYYYY (but what else is new). ❄👑🥃🌄


Music: "Saw You In A Dream" by The Japanese House, "Mother (Don’t Cry)" by Ella Vos, "Blackout" by Freya Ridings, "Gorgeous" by Taylor Swift, "Beautiful Trauma" by P!nk


Ep. 18: Bi the Way (Queer Friendship, Pt. 3)

October 14, 2017

Lydia finally puts the bi in Lesbihonest and talks with her friend Ann about bisexuality, giving voice to a large swathe of the sapphic population. She also talks about the Emmys and a certain devastating bit of news which means her life will NEVER BE THE SAME. 😭


Music: Faded Heart by BØRNS, “Bye Bye Bye” by *NSYNC, “This Is Me” by Demi Lovato, “Lightweight” by Demi Lovato, “Pressure” by Paramore, “Hallelujah” by Paramore, “I Choose You” by Sara Bareilles, “Rude (feat. Flula)” by Madilyn Bailey, “Wiser” by Madilyn Bailey, “Scars” by Madilyn Bailey, “How I Could Just Kill a Man” by Charlotte Sometimes, “Cruel Summer” by Daniella Mason, “A Change in Me” by Susan Egan, “How Could We Know” by Adaline, “Diamond Days” by Cruel Youth, “Blue Heaven Midnight Crush” by Betty Who, “Marceline” by Willow, “Body” by LÉON, “Still Into You” by Paramore


Ep. 17: The Pacific Northwest

September 12, 2017

Lydia fulfills a longtime dream and visits the queer havens of Seattle, Portland, and the Oregon coast in an attempt to determine if west coast really does = best coast.


Music: “Faded Heart” by BØRNS, “Breakout” by Miley Cyrus, “East Northumberland High” by Miley Cyrus, “See You Again” by Miley Cyrus, “R U Mine” by ROZES, “Imaginary Friend” by Tove Lo, “Partir Là-Bas” by Nathalie Fauran, “America” by First Aid Kit, “Anything But Ordinary” by Avril Lavigne, “Still Into You” by Paramore


Ep. 16: The Anger of Being Other

August 26, 2017

The second you stop putting up with the bullshit, you just get really fucking angry all the time. Lydia attempts to explain her experience of this, as a queer feminist woman (among other things), and how it’s a million times worse if you’re a woman of color (she is white).


Music: “Faded Heart” by BØRNS, “Explosion” by Zolita, “Fight Like a Girl” by Zolita, “Take Me” by Aly & AJ, “Inspired by Miley Cyrus, “Rainbow” by Kesha, “Bastards” by Kesha, “The Village” by Wrabel, ”J’oublierai” by Marie-Pier Perreault, “Despacito (French Cover)” by Sara’h, “Ring of Keys” by Sydney Lucas & Beth Malone, “Still Into You” by Paramore


Ep. 15: I’m Bipolar.

August 5, 2017

Lydia mostly talks about being bipolar and her all time favorite queer female artist, but she also shares some VITAL new information about KATE MCKINNON. 😍👱‍♀️


Music: “Hell Nos and Headphones” by Hailee Steinfeld, “Fake Happy” by Paramore, “The Story” by Brandi Carlile, “Before It Breaks” by Brandi Carlile, “Dreams” by Brandi Carlile, “Forever Young” by Brandi Carlile, “If There Was No You” by Brandi Carlile, “Josephine” by Brandi Carlile, “Pride and Joy” by Brandi Carlile, “That Wasn’t Me” by Brandi Carlile, “Welcome to New York” by Taylor Swift, “Still Into You” by Paramore


Ep. 14: Parlez-vous français? (Je suis lesbienne.)

July 21, 2017

Lydia speaks sweet, sweet French to you and talks about her love of the language and culture, as well as her love of languages and travel and absorbing other cultures in general. She also has some more song recs for you, of course, both in French and English. This episode is for women who love women and also love the language of love! Bisous. 😘👩‍🎨🥖🧀🍷🇳🇱🛩🌍


Music: “Hell Nos and Headphones” by Hailee Steinfeld, “Eblouie par la nuit” by ZAZ, “On ira” by ZAZ, “Si” by ZAZ, “Port Coton” by ZAZ, “La vie en rose” by Edith Piaf, “Non, je ne regrette rien” by Edith Piaf, “Je ne veux pas travailler” by Pink Martini, “Papaoutai” by Stromae, “Alors on danse” by Stromae, “Stay” by Zedd & Alessia Cara, “Starving (feat. Zedd)” by Hailee Steinfeld & Grey, “Just the Girl” by The Click Five, “BWU” by Tegan and Sara, “Sober” by Selena Gomez, “New York” by St. Vincent, “Still Into You” by Paramore


Ep. 13: Lesbian YouTube

July 7, 2017

Lydia talks about the significance of the lesbian YouTube community to her, and also shares a bunch of queer/female songs.


Music: “Hell Nos and Headphones” by Hailee Steinfeld, “Praying” by Kesha, “26” by Paramore, “Caught In the Middle” by Paramore, “Cut To the Feeling” by Carly Rae Jepsen, “Don’t Waste Your Heart” by Dixie Chicks, “Tonight The Heartache’s on Me” by Dixie Chicks, “Rock Bottom (feat. DNCE)” by Hailee Steinfeld, “Most Girls” by Hailee Steinfeld, “Tornado” by Lea Michele, “Bitter End” by Dixie Chicks, “Without You” by Dixie Chicks, “Everybody Knows” by Dixie Chicks, “You Were Mine” by Dixie Chicks, “Bad Liar” by Selena Gomez, “It Ain’t Me” by Kygo & Selena Gomez, “Komm, Suesser Tod (Come, Sweet Death)” by Arianne, “The Coming Out Song” by Ally Hills, “How To Know If A Girl Is A Lesbian” by Ally Hills, “In Love With A Straight Girl” by Ally Hills, “Only a Girl” by Gia, “100x” by Tegan and Sara, “Boyfriend” by Tegan and Sara, “I Don’t Do Boys” by Elektra, “Daisy” by Zedd, “Jessie’s Girl” by Mary Lambert, “Malchik Gay” by t.A.T.u., “Girls Like Girls” by Hayley Kiyoko, “She Likes Girls” by Metro Station, “Make Out” by Julia Nunes, “Changing My Major” by Alexandra Socha, “Bestie” by Sizzy Rocket, "Still Into You" by Paramore