I Am What I Am When I Am It

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James Blakely explores what it means when the typical labels about sexuality don’t fit.

Mater, Maritatus

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Dakota Garilli writes of boys, their mothers, and “how we learn /of love.”

Meet the Dad Who Fought to be One of Florida’s First Gay Adoptive Parents and Won!

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Becoming a dad was not easy for Robert Lamarche. To do it, he had to fight the state and gain recognition for himself and want-to-be dads like him. Here is an interview with him, and his story.

The Art of Asking for Your Help and My Number

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Andrew Morrison-Gurza on the difficulties of asking for help when you just want to be one of the guys.

#DeliciouslyDisabled: One Man Bares (Almost) All

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Writer and activist Andrew Morrison-Gurza strips down and shares why he loves his body in a feature about loving who you are.

What Happens When Children From Same Sex Parent Homes Speak Out

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Anti-gay conservatives often refer to children raised by same sex parents as “social experiments.” They are not experiments; they are human beings, and human beings with voices. Here is what those voices say.

From The Frontlines . . . of Sports: Richard Peralta’s Rugby Story

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Richard Peralta, on the New Zealand All Blacks vs. USA Eagles match at Soldier Field that was particularly meaningful for him as a gay rugby player and fan of the game

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Aimee Herman takes a queer look at what has become a common rite of passage for young men.

Feel the Fear and Do Me Anyway

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I know my disability scares you; here’s why that’s okay.

The Good Men Project: Coming Out 2014

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Coming Out stories are important. Each new one could help someone else realize that they are not alone.

Why Everyone Should Come Out of the Closet

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Dillan DiGiovanni thinks everyone has a coming out story to share for National Coming Out Day.

Punchline

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Christopher Stephen Soden explores the uncertainty of queer youth–and perhaps youth in general–in this vivid poem.

Queer History 101: Transmen

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Have you met these guys? Tobias will be highlighting five fascinating (mostly) men profiled on The Queer-A-Day-Project.

Next Town Over Kid

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Mark Ward paints a chilling picture of parental abuse based on gender performance and implied sexual orientation.

The Misadventures of Dating when Queer & Crippled: The Art of Rejection

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Andrew Morrison-Gurza shares more of his adventures, including the types of rejections he deals with.

Am I Losing My Queer Cred?

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Justin Ropella navigates his queer identity now that he’s in an opposite-gender relationship.