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The City of Fremantle has adopted a Marriage Equality Proclamation to support same gender marriage, which no doubt will delight the gay and lesbian community in Freo. 80 more words

Western Australia

To 'sir' with love

Rachel Maddow is my spirit animal.

Last week, she was interviewing a congressman on her TV show. At the end of the interview, she says, “thank you, sir.” 147 more words


Lit rec #88: "Still, vicious or virtuous, / Love suits most of us" (1964).

From “LOVE”. Also, read “DOCKERY AND SON” from COLLECTED POEMS by Philip Larkin.

Dockery and Son


‘Dockery was junior to you,

Wasn’t he?’ said the Dean. 353 more words

Compassion dammit

I can’t sleep at night. I’m up worrying about what’s happening in my country. I keep reading tweets in my feed until there are no more new ones. 453 more words


LGBTQ Not Quite Welcome

Samara is a big city, but unlike many big cities it is not quite welcoming to the GLBTQ crowd. There used to be a couple of gay clubs in the 1990s – early 2000s. 287 more words

Gay & Lesbian

No apologies

Tired of feeling unworthy

I ate an entire carton of blackberries

$3.99 a pop

In the middle of today

With no apologies

To you

Or anyone… 42 more words


Of Fire and Stars by Audrey Coulthurst

Dennaleia has been training all her life to leave her home in Havemont, marry Prince Thandilimon and become Queen of Mynaria. So when she arrives in her new home and her fire Affinity — a forbidden magical power she’s kept hidden for years — grows unwieldy, she fears the life she’s trained for is about to be ripped out from under her. 330 more words

Young Adult