The Mafia,The Drag Queens,The Cops,and Judy Garland

      June is "Pride month in North America.I find it suprising how little people know about it and its beginings,I mean where it chose to begin.Gay awareness and support have been around for along time.It's far from just a street dance...

gayest dogs playing poker

         and cue the bad gay innuendo poker jokes * mmmmm looks like he has a full house *oohh gurl, he can bluff me all night long * they must be playing "stud" poker got anymore?

Dixie Longate is Wowing Audiences and Selling Tupperware

  A red-haired vixen is one of America's best sellers of Tupperware — those plastic containers prized by homemakers — and she's only a woman part of the time. Dixie Longate is a drag queen who's sold hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of...

Harvey Milk

      Harvey Milk 22 May 1930 – 27 November 1978 "If a bullet should enter my brain, let that bullet destroy every closet door." Harvey Milk   Harvey Milk was born in Woodmere, New York, on Long Island, not too far from...

Tom of Findland

Touko's art was a major influence in my lifestyle   Touko Laaksonen (Tom of Finland) (May 8, 1920 - 1991) Finland   Born in the village of Kaarina to school-teacher parents, the man who was to become Tom of Finland evinced an...

When I Heard at the Close of the Day

          When I Heard at the Close of the Day from Walt Whitman's 1860 Collection Entitled, "Calamus" When I heard at the close of the day how my name had been received with plaudits in the capitol, still it...

Hecks Yeah!

I've been looking for a group like this on here and now I found it so. YAY! Anyway, I'm Starr. I am bisexual and came out about two years ago and what a breath of fresh air that was. Is this group very active? How does one go about joining?...

Hi can I please join your group:)

Hey i would like to join ya'll group if you don't mind. i'm a straight female but i want to help support my friends who are gay, bi, and transgender:) so if it's ok with you guy i would like to join:) and make some new friends!

Give it some thought

  "When an individual is protesting society's refusal to acknowledge his dignity as a human being, his very act of protest confers dignity on him." Bayard Rustin

Happy Birthday John Epperson

April 24 1955 You are Fabulous as Lypsinka !   Performing as the "over the top" diva/drag character Lypsinka, John Epperson has had a highly successful stage career. His trademark is assembling actresses' zinger lines from old...

Paragraph 175

On one of my many "searches" for information, I was looking for the dates of the police raid of the Black Cat bar in San Fransico,when I was following a timeline of Gay history on Wikipedia and I skimmed over this line about 1945 . "Upon the...

Day of Silence 4-20-12

  Day of Silence The genesis of the Day of Silence, held annually in late April, was a class project at the University of Virginia in 1996. Assigned to create a non-violent protest event, students devised the Day of Silence to call...

Seek Me Out

                     SEEK                             Under the sheet, find the treasure you seek Explore the dark, til you egnite the spark Feel the moist, make me rejoice Fondle the curve, then spark my nerve ...

FOUND AT LAST

                 FOUND                    I was soiled and tarnished by him, when first you lead me away, And treated me gently, as a flower unopened. You showed me the treasure of tenderness and touch, And fed me passion,...

MY FIRST 'SHE' KISS!.

"FIRST KISS"         I doubt if any two accounts are the same about a person’s transition into homosexuality. (I hate that shitin word!) Some believe they were born into the “life” while others developed in stages. Many never suspect or...

FIRST KISS

                   FIRST KISS                                                                              It always starts with a gentle and kind word. That unique moment when you immediately know there’s something...

Federal Judge Deborah Batts

I post for awearness Deborah A Batts April 13 1947     Deborah A. Batts, an African-American lesbian, became the first openly gay federal judge upon her 1994 appointment to the U.S. District Court in New York. Born in...

Make Me Complete

                        MAKE ME COMPLETE   Consumed in a swirling shower of stars My world now contracted to fit in your arms Enveloped in you and I cannot be saved As my heart leaps towards you, bound by its cage ...

Lost

      LOST       Lost in the moment, Lost in your embrace, Lost to passion, Found in love....       Found in joy, Found in your kiss, Found in your needs, Lost to love.......

When We Play

      When we play   I sit in the shadows, Of the room where we play. Where we tightly held each other, Just the other day. Her hands on my shoulders, As I trembled from the need. Her soft and...

More Heros #3

I post for awearness Harry Hay 1912-2002   "If you're going to carry the skin of conformity over you, you are going to suppress the beautiful prince or princess within you." Harry Hay        

More straight guys as fierce allies

Zach Wahls   Nineteen-year-old Zach Wahls testified before the Iowa state legislature in opposition to a proposed marriage equality ban in 2009. In three short minutes, he left the country with the impression of a young man who is forceful,...

Series of Heros #2

I post to bring awearness Madeline Davis   Madeline Davis founded the Western New York Mattachine Society in 1970, positioning her to become an important figure for LGBT rights in the region. In 1972 she taught the United States’ first...