GAY PRIEST JIDE MACAULAY: ‘GAY SIMPLY MEANS GOD ADORES YOU’

Openly gay priest Reverend Jide Macaulay has invited people who have an issue with LGBT+ people to confront God about it. “Those who argue against the sexuality of the LGBT community actually need to take it up with God because I have taken it up with God and I have reconciled,” the openly gay priest…

GAY MEN & CARRYING HIS HEAVY BAGGAGE…

Every new relationship we enter, should be a fresh start. It shouldn’t be complicated. When you start to complain about how bad men & your exes are to you, you start to realize that many men won’t stick around. New beginnings should never end up with old baggage. A man doesn’t want to hear about…

9 WAYS TO SURVIVE AN OPEN RELATIONSHIP

“Open relationships are not real relationships”. “Gay men are greedy”. “You can’t truly love someone if you can have sex with other men”. You name it, we’ve heard it. Everyone seems to have an opinion about open relationships, but not many will tell you how to make them work for you. Every relationship, whether you’re…

ENJOY LIFE JUST AS IT IS…

You pick up a self-help book, enthusiastically about to take in every word, but as you read you start to wonder: What does that writer hope for, exactly? Does he really believe those things? If so, does he think it’s going to get better?  Because I know a lot of us feel this way. Like that…

NEW ALUMNI NETWORK LAUNCHED FOR LGBTQ PEOPLE FROM HBCU

Human Rights Foundation, the educational arm of the LGBTQ rights organization HRC, has announced it’s launching an LGBTI alumni network for those who attended HBCU.  HBCU stands for ‘historically black colleges and universities’. The network is being organized in conjunction with news site, HBCU Buzz. Details of the network were announced during HRC’s 13th annual…

SOCIAL MEDIA & GETTING OLDER

The interesting thing that happens when you start to age, is that while you may not feel the age thing yourself, you experience it in terms of distance. Distance to what’s cool and prevalent in popular culture. Distance to friendships that have ended – for one reason or another. Distance to how people perceive you,…

TRANSGENDER DAY OF REMEMBRANCE

Today is International Day of the Trans Memory, or Transgender Day of Remembrance. This date honors the trans people who died victims of transphobia & intolerance. It’s also a day to demand JUSTICE! How can you participate in the Transgender Day of Remembrance? Participate in the Transgender Day of Remembrance by attending or organizing a…

JUS’ E-MAIL ME: DATING & OPEN RELATIONSHIPS

I never planned to date a guy in an open relationship. It wasn’t that I was so gung-ho on monogamy, I just figured it wasn’t for me. I’m too jealous, can be needy and didn’t like the idea of being shared. Besides, everyone I knew growing up was monogamous. My parents. My grandparents. Their friends…