“Visibility” is at the heart of Ed Madden’s poem about love, relationships, and same-sex marriage.
In this poem from his brand new book, award-winning poet Stephen Mills offers a stirring commentary on same-sex marriage, token acceptance, and the politics of “normal.”
Todd Hagopian stills stands on the conservative side of things, but he recalls the day he heard a convincing argument that changed his mind on gay marriage.
A Republican judge in the Florida Keys has overturned the state’s constitutional ban on gay marriage after a legal challenge was brought by six same-sex couples who claimed the ban made them second-class citizens.
It’s yet another good day for marriage equality from one side of the country to the other, with delightful decisions in Colorado and Pennsylvania.
A seemingly fleeting spat over the language of “family” betrays a disturbing trend towards the erosion of rights.
In a sign that marriage equality is considered de facto law even where the court cases aren’t finished, clerks in both those states have started issuing marriage licenses even though courts haven’t given them the go ahead.
George Takei’s social media posts are almost guaranteed instant viral status, now he let’s his fans know where his strength came from.
Other congregations, including the Methodists and Episcopalians, are riven by disputes about LGBT issues.
ABC’s ‘Modern Family’ was nice enough to invite us to the wedding of the season. Brandy Pettigrew was thrilled to finally see it happen.
“Unhappiness occurs when we obsess about the past or worry about the future. Peace and serenity are found in the present moment.”
After bouncing back from losing everything, this father realized he sacrificed too much time away from his kids during the climb. — Since the day my daughter was born, I promised myself that I would[Read More...]
A dad discovers a common compliment for girls is not as positive as many think. It is a trap. Here is his plan to free his daughter from its grasp.
Guys – are you feeling left out of the “ridiculously silly and impractical” Halloween costume market? Never fear.
One of mine was a movie of inherent and undeniable cheesiness, but the exact kind of sincerely dumb cheesiness that I still adore to this day.
Erin Kelly examines Chris Hayden’s recent decision to publicly reveal the fact he has a disability, despite being US Senator Kay Hagan’s press secretary.
David Perry explains the importance of consistency in teaching skills to his son.
Kenny Fries writes of injuries both physical and spiritual, and “openings” which are simultaneously literal and metaphoric.
James Michael Sama lets women in on 10 things they can stop worrying about, because frankly, men don’t give a damn.
This Kansas City Royals World Series appearance has Brian Harmon daydreaming of the ghosts of Royals past.
Why you should go and see one of the four exhibitions of his work on show around the world.
“All the studies show that the largest illegal downloaders of music are also the largest purchasers of music.” — From Chris Huff, in response to Download This: My Troubled Love Affair with Buying Music: All[Read More...]
How many of these would you admit to? That is, if you do any of them.
Hollywood heavyweight Paul Lazarus shifts gears and draws attention to a mind-bendingly brilliant invention that could save the lives of hundreds of millions.
Using Membership Rewards® from American Express, my family can experience a whole lot of things that might have otherwise been out of reach.
After 1000 punches, 1000 kicks, 500 knees and 500 elbows—every day— Thai Nguyen has an insight or two he’d like to share about fighting.
Jordan Gray was back and forth on whether or not he wanted to have children, so he interviewed 50 fathers to hear what they had to say.
A 12-step guide to surviving infidelity.