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No Femmes Need Apply

Jamie was my childhood best friend.  We spent every single day together in our mutual hometown of Larchmont, playing our own made-up movies like “FartMonster Versus The World.” 773 more words

Santa Clara Club Busts Down Closet Doors*

*originally published by The Santa Clara on October 16, 2014.

Students support Broncos in coming out celebration

Santa Clara students celebrated sexual diversity last week by creating a space that allowed students to be vocal and proud of their sexual orientation on National Coming Out Day. 596 more words


One Small Step For Gay Man, One Giant Leap for Mankind

“Nutcrackers, faggots, whatever you wanna call ‘em….” Had I heard right?

It was a cold night in December. I was hurrying up the avenue to get home. 705 more words

Gay Issues

Today is Day 25

I have a handful of poems and other thoughts to be added, but here is where I’ll start today. I feel a bit like I’m forging new metal and foraging along a path that should be there already, but it’s nowhere to be found. 157 more words

Climate is about more than Marriage Equality

By Craig Leets

Coordinator of the Queer Resource Center at Portland State University and former Resident Director at the University of Maryland

October is an important month for the LGBT community with observances such as National Coming Out Day (October 11th), Spirit Day (October 16th), and LGBT History Month. 829 more words

LGBT Awareness

United for Good

Happy United Nations Day!

Tomorrow, too, through a National Coming Out Day event in Davidson Auditorium, we can honor our shared interest in caring for one another, both globally and locally. 120 more words

Peanut Butter

I think I left something in the closet

 “Do you have a boyfriend?”

“No, but I do have a girlfriend.”

*Pause* “Oh.”

That ‘oh’ always confused me. Do they approve? Are they having this sudden realization that their world’s stereotypes and predisposition of the ‘norm’ is topsy-turvy?

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