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Houston

For anyone not following the recent events in Houston, I’ll explain them quickly.  The city issues subpoenas demanding that pastors turn over sermons that dealt with homosexuality, gender identity, or openly lesbian mayor Annise Parker.   276 more words

round 2

Of course I gave that beautiful, athletic, funny, talented woman another chance.

I let her follow me home to the tiny little farm town that I grew up in. 691 more words

Gay

A Woman's self esteem.

You know, I never really thought about where my self esteem came from. Who, I needed to feel predominant acceptance by. Until, I got married. … 472 more words

The Woman

Mainline Protestants and the Struggle for Same-Sex Marriage

By Heather White

Four days ago, a federal judge struck down North Carolina’s same-sex marriage ban. This ruling heralded a legal victory for the United Church of Christ, a Protestant denomination, … 1,255 more words

History Of Sexuality

Empress of the Blues: Greatest Singer of the Classic Blues Era

Ma Rainey was the “Mother of the Blues”, but her popularity was eclipsed by Bessie Smith, who became known as the “Empress of the Blues.”  Smith and Rainey are the two most important figures in the development of what later came to be called classic blues. 910 more words

Blues

Coming out in a small town: what it's like to be surrounded by a sea of homophobes

This post is in honour of National Coming Out Day – October 11th 

I’m a lesbian. I was born a lesbian, of that I am sure. 935 more words

The Duke Of Burgundy (2014)

Review first published by FilmLand Empire

His first feature, Katalin Varga (2009), is a rape/revenge story shot in Transylvania with exclusively Hungarian dialogue. His second feature, the metacinematic mystery… 982 more words