“Learn to value what’s right over what’s easy.” Suze Orman We live in a society of instant messaging and the ability to meet, interact with and co-create with strangers and friends all over the world. There is little reason to work hard and plan long term. Everyday I am surrounded by and deal with entitled,… Read More »
Ten years ago, I wrote and performed a ballsy, brave, one man show:Knucklebones. My brave instructor, Gretchen Cryer, had given me permission to write about the scary dark places we all possess. Talking about male rape, addiction, abandonment, betrayal, teen homosexual longing for love, hurt and redemption, there was no way to unflinchingly explore and… Read More »
When I announced my pending marriage more than four months ago , my family was very vocal with their disapproval. Some of the bullshit I heard was just mesmerizing. “You don’t know him that well”. “Nobody in our family has met him and You are making a big mistake are a few of the brilliant… Read More »
Long Beach, CA has the third or second highest HIV infection rate in the state of California.
Within the gay community, there seem to be two factions, old and young. I want to specifically address these issues even though I know someone will bitch and say we have more issues than this, or this is too simplistic, or we’re far more complex.