The Pursuit of Loneliness and The Death of Philip Slater

Philip Slater and the Pursuit of Lonliness

Slater’s classic book changed the way Jesse Kornbluth thought back in 1970, and guides him even now. Here’s why.

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The Best LGBT Books of All Time


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Benoit Denizet-Lewis asked our country’s leading queer writers to suggest five indispensable books.

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Real Man Adventures [Book Review]

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A testosterone fueled adventure through sex and gender, unlike any you’ve seen before featuring a man battling a shark on the cover.

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The Act You’ve Known for All These Years

Horwitz and Fifer

What do you do if are a father of a daughter who loves to perform? If you’re Stuart Horwitz, you go busking with her.

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Roosevelt Gets Shot But Gives His Speech Anyway [Excerpt from Delancey Place]


“I’ll do the best I can, but there is a bullet in my body.”

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Delancey Place: Eclectic Excerpts, ‘The Unexpected and the Contrarian’ Delivered by Daily Email.

Delancey Place

Since 2005, Richard Vague has been sending out excerpts – one a day, by email, to his subscriber list. Why? As we know, there is much you can learn from a man’s story.

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Of Gods and Good Men


Madeline Miller’s novel Song of Achilles won the Orange Prize last year. Her thrilling debut concerns the love of Patroclus and Achilles and illustrates how being a good man is a tale as old as time.

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A Benign Man in Bad Times: Dan Vyleta’s The Quiet Twin


Dan Vyleta turns a WWII thriller into a book of extraordinary questions.

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‘Life of Pi’: Why Ang Lee’s Movie Upstages Martel’s Novel


Why read the “unfilmable” book when you can watch the insanely beautiful, perfectly filmed movie?

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“Finding the Moon in Sugar” Book Review


In an all-American tale, Gint Aras takes a gritty look at change, love, life, and who and what we are.

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Challenging Casanova: Beyond the Stereotype of the Promiscuous Young Male [Excerpt]


Andrew Smiler, with some very unconventional wisdom about young men and sexuality.

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The Cross in the Closet: A Review


If you are on the fence about the compatibility of your religion and the LGBTQ community, Timothy Kurek’s “The Cross in the Closet” is a worthwhile read.

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“Language of Men”: An Excerpt


Anthony D’Aries talks about his father, his parallel flaws, brotherhood, and culture of men in his new book.

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“The Clock is Dick-Dick-Dicking”

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Merv Kaufman reviews Thomas Mallon’s novel “Watergate.”

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The Cornbread Mafia: The Outlaw Pot Growers In the Bluegrass of Kentucky

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Mervyn Kaufman reviews a book about the biggest Marijuana bust in American History.

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No One Saw a Thing

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Jeffrey Wallace wants to know why he kept missing the red flags of being a parent.

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