It's funny because I was going to post something on my political site about the one issue that has disappointed me with this President in terms of lack of courage and leadership. No need for that post anymore 🙂 Really - is there anything else to say about the day? Being the political junkie that... Continue Reading →
May 8 – of running and deep thoughts and dinner
I did it - woke up and ran the 3.2 mile loop along the trail near my house. And oh, was it hard! I purposefully didn't wear the heart monitor because I wanted to go slow and not even look at my time along the way. I have enough of a touch of OCD or... Continue Reading →
Stonewall Riots 40th anniversary
more about "Judy Garland - Over the Rainbow 1955", posted with vodpod I remember a fine June breeze swishing its way up Christopher Street from the river and the sweet aroma from the joint in my hand as I sat on a stoop up the block with some friends, the night New York's finest raided... Continue Reading →
What do you mean it’s not Adam Lambert Tuesday?
I know I know, give it up right? Sigh..fine...but I'm taping all of the interviews they are making them do this week to get my fix. I have to say though, that it's turned out to be quite the eventful/historic Tuesday hasn't it? President Obama makes his first ever Supreme Court Nominee - Sonia Sotomayor:... Continue Reading →
Happy Maine Marriage Day!
The Governor signed the bill! 10% of our states now provide full marriage rights to ALL citizens! They do face a special election hurdle similar to what we had in California as there will be an initiative introduced to strike this down. Hopefully the pro-rights crowd in Maine has it's act together better than the... Continue Reading →
In the news
What started out as a reply to a Facebook thread has evolved into a blog post 🙂 But first, BREAKING NEWS for all of my LGBT friends. IOWA....freaking IOWA just broke through as the first non-New England state to stand for marriage equality. As I said on twitter - cheering the state with a generous... Continue Reading →
Can a straight girl fall in love with a gay man? Oh, a dead one at that?
Because I am head over heels right now with Harvey Milk: Ok, well to be honest about the new love of my life, this is the version I fell for tonight: Photo by Greg Hefner ::swoon:: <thunk> OK, I'm back now. Can you tell I just saw Milk? Have you seen it? GO! NOW! (Clearly... Continue Reading →
Passing of Prop 8 turns out to be a spark for progress!
This weekend I posted the following Twitters: The conversation is now national news and this is GOOD for the cause. 9:47 PM Nov 14th from txt Controversial position of the day: passage of prop 8 sparks debate 9:46 PM Nov 14th from txt Just reverse those sentences to get the proper order of that thought... Continue Reading →
Today’s viral video
Because there was no way I was going to ignore this topic. And because Keith says it all so well. And so does Amuirin in her comments she posted with the video. Please pass this on. This isn't about being politically conservative or liberal. It's just about being human.
Write to Marry Day
What: A perfectly timed blogging activism event in support of gay marriage. I say perfectly timed because I realize that my creative juices have not been sleeping as I posted a few days ago with a picture of my purr-fectly adorable cat. No, they have actually been laser focused on one issue which I was... Continue Reading →