Family, Identity

Picture it- Ontario, 1978

April 9, 2017

In 2010 I posted my coming out story here. That post mentions that I sent a Letter to the Editor of the local newspaper and Came Out to my family, then living in a village […]

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Grace and Frankie

April 4, 2017

I’ve held off reviewing this Netflix series until Season 3 in part because I wanted to wait and see if it followed Amazon’s TransParent down the garden path of taking itself just a little too […]

Designs I Like

New Online Shop

March 22, 2017

I have just set up a new PODsite (Print-On-Demand shop) at GearBubble. The site offers great pricing, with limited-time offers. Check it out every week to see what’s new before they disappear. A few items […]

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When We Rise

March 7, 2017

This is an imperfect television docudrama that presents an overview of LGBT (but mostly G, with some L and a dusting of T, but no real B) history from the early 1970s through 2013 based […]

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Today in Canadian Queer History

February 5, 2017

Last year I posted on the 35th anniversary of Operation Soap – the 1981 Toronto bathhouse raids that became our “line in the sand“. As I noted in a tweet earlier today, this was just […]

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R&P at 35

February 2, 2017

In 1982 Ron Romanovsky and Paul Phillips made their debut at San Francisco’s Valencia Rose Cafe as the musical break for Gay Comedy Open Mic Night. Over the next two decades they toured across North […]