What Is the True Measure of a Man?

We can’t choose our fathers, but we can find our own role models, says Donald D’Haene, who found inspiration in the real and scripted lives of Sidney Poitier.

Over the Rainbow

Donald D’Haene finds the spirit of the original Dorothy in a Canadian reality TV show contestant.

What’s in a Mane?

Greg White’s Delilah was a leather-clad hairdresser named Lorenzo.

Tea and Coco

Every young girl should have a fairy godmother. Mine does. Her name is Miss Coco Peru.

Two Fathers, No Mother: Crossing the Big Black Line

William Lucas Walker’s journey from “gay cliché” boyhood to married fatherhood, via love and loss.