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Thank God my credit card was declined.

I stopped at the gas station on the way home. I pulled up to the pump, and inserted my credit card.

No. Your credit card is no good here. 190 more words


Writing Our Lives in the Park

We’re taking it to the woods, familia.
When? June 4th, 2016, 11am-3pm
Where? Inwood Hill Park, 207th Street and Seaman Avenue (on Manhattan Island)
Price? $30… 289 more words

In Spite of Everything I Will Miss Montreal

For almost 3 years I’ve lived in Montreal and now that the end is just over the horizon, I can’t help but look back on all that I’ve done and experienced here. 1,158 more words


Don't touch the Bear there

This morning I’m filling out my registration for this year’s Bear Pride, which is to be held over Memorial Day in Chicago. For the uninitiated, the term “Bear” refers to larger gay men who usually choose to sport facial hair. 1,861 more words


Mom's Quotes

Fourth in a series of posts about my mother.

The more you do, the more you can do.
That was one of my mother’s famous lines. 269 more words

Family Life

Punishment: Times Past

Few conclusions can be drawn from last months prompt Crazes due to low response rate. I can only conclude that I must have covered most of them in my own post. 661 more words

Irene Waters

The Scar - A Poem

I have a scar on the bridge of my nose, straight across.

I don’t see it, but others do.

Especially in the summer, when the slash of skin darkens. 104 more words