Tag Archives: gay

Pride – We Fight On

Every year when June rolls around, I’m hopeful I can write about how the United States has grown on LGBTQ issues, and acceptance has replaced tolerance when speaking of, and living with, one another. We all know this is not … Continue reading

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Somewhere Over The Rainbow Flag

Saturday, July 16, 2016 was the annual San Diego Pride Parade – or as it’s known at our house – Reaffirmation Day! Pride Parades are always a day filled with joy and love. It’s a day of singing and hugging … Continue reading

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Yes, Gay Pride Still Matters

On July 16th I will celebrate my 14th San Diego Pride Parade. I remember my first Pride Parade in 2002 like it was yesterday. I was 49 years old, still mostly in the big gay closet, but trying really hard … Continue reading

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Life is about Love…

Each of us have moments that are life affirming. Moments that make you understand why you’re here, and exactly what it is that matters in your life.  Yesterday I had one of those moments… I was standing in the mist, … Continue reading

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Hillary Clinton and the 4 hour book signing…

This morning I stood in line for about 4 hours with approximately 1000 women. There were men there – maybe 100 or so – the rest were women. Women of all sizes and shapes and color and religion and status … Continue reading

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A Birthday Gift for Annie.

For her Birthday my friend Ann asked that we spend some time loving someone who is difficult for us to love. She said we didn’t have to forgive or hang out with them – she just wanted us to think … Continue reading

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Coming Out – Yes, it still does matter.

Friday, October 11, 2013 is National Coming Out Day in the United States of America. You may be thinking: Who Cares? Or you might be saying to yourself: why does this even matter? Allow me a few moments of your … Continue reading

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