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My 65th Year

March 6, 2023

I’m now more than halfway through my 65th year here. Despite changes in law and tradition achieving that age is still a special event in this society- beyond all the personal reasons mentioned in this [read more]


The Work of a Queer Sister

February 21, 2023

Who Is Sister Who? Sister Who (Does She Think She Is?) has been ministering to folks across the globe from Denver, Colorado for decades. They are not officially part of the international Orders of Perpetual [read more]

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The Official R&P Lyrical Oracle Deck

February 20, 2023

The Shop page at has clips (about 30 to 55 seconds each) of many of their songs, as well as a page with videos. The following clips include the specific lyrics quoted in the [read more]

Family, Identity

16 Years Without Mom

February 19, 2023

Morna Lusty (nee Glasheen) April 28, 1929 – Feb. 19, 2007 Mom is missed and always loved by her children, Bruce, Karen, Brian and Kathy, lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Christopher, Kennie, TJ, Melissa and [read more]


Today in Canadian Queer History

February 5, 2023

Reposted, because whatever progress we (some of us, at least) have made is far from secure. In 2016 I marked the 35th anniversary of Operation Soap – the 1981 Toronto bathhouse raids that became our [read more]

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Welcoming The Major Barkana Tarot

January 12, 2023

Self-employment is both a joy and a struggle. Cash flow fluctuates even more than the temperature these days. Having a strict budget I can’t always purchase an indie deck that’s only available for a limited [read more]

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