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  • Girl Zero: Chapter 1

    Patient zero refers to the first patient in an epidemic. Girl Zero is about the girl that started it all.
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Mrs. & Mrs. Who??!!

My wife and I have been legally married for almost one year, but I took her last name when we fist signed our domestic partnership papers almost four years ago now. And since then I’ve thought a lot about taking her name because people have had a lot of different reactions to that simple fact. […]

My First Gay Business Mixer!

  A few days after my initial conversation with the lovely Renée Strauss, she called me again! This time to invite us to the Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce mixer that was going to be happening at the Sofitel.  I was honestly surprised that she thought of us and super thrilled at the […]


A Powerful Straight Ally

Where should I start? A couple weeks ago, I was contacted by this bright, beautiful voice over the phone about possibly having my jewelry mentioned in an upcoming article for this gorgeous new magazine called LGBT Wed. Anyways, the phone call …. can we just talk about that for a second? Anyone that reads this […]

Dara Avenius of Fascinate Media

Stud VS. Butch: What’s the difference?

I recently asked for some feedback on the differences between the terms “Stud” and “Butch”. I’m a femme from Southern California and most of the more masculine leaning lesbians out here use one of these terms to self-identify, in my personal experience. I’ve even dated a few butches, stone butches and one stud. So you […]

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Senior Google Executive Steps Down from World Vision Board Under Pressure from Grassroots Christians

Rising Christian Backlash Over World Vision’s Anti-Gay Hiring Policy Now Turns Focus to John Park, Remaining Google Exec on World Vision Board Today, Jacquelline Fuller, Director of Corporate Giving at Google, resigned from the board of evangelical Christian relief agency World Vision under pressure from 16,000 Christians who had signed a petition objecting to World […]


The Third King of Gay Weddings

How do I even start this review? It’s shamefully late in coming for several reasons, none of them are even worthy to mention other then to say, that this man was one of the major reasons, our wedding was PERFECT. He was like an angel sent from God to give us the best wedding of […]

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The Three Kings of Gay Weddings

Planning a lesbian wedding is in a word, awesome. Why? Because if you’re lucky enough you’ll have the privilege of meeting and working with amazing people like Bill from Fabulous Food Alchemy, Roman from Over the Rainbow Cupcakes and Dave from the David Rohr Floral Studio. These three men have become in my mind, the […]

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Lesbian Author of The Month

I promised you I would be on the lookout for lesbian artists that were worth knowing about and I’m keeping my word. I wanted to introduce a friend of mine, Michele. We connected on Twitter via our mutual wittiness but I’ve never been on Twitter that much in the past. Since breaking-up with Facebook, I’ve […]