Jeffrey James Keyes Author

Jeffrey James Keyes is a New York-based writer and photographer who grew up in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and has been interviewing notable members of the LGBTQ community and writing about wellness and same-sex marriage for Metrosource for many years. He recently teamed up with James Patterson to co-author the book Killer Chef for Hachette Books and Little, Brown and Company. His play "Uniforms," which was presented by the Samuel French OOB Festival in New York City, was adapted into a short film that has appeared at a variety of notable festivals.

This Is the State of Marriage Equality around the World

Every issue, we take a look at the advances and setbacks LGBTQ couples face as the struggle for equality continues at home and around the world. The state of marriage, changes in...

This Is How I Had a Fabulous Gay Wedding at the Jersey Shore

Jeffrey has been writing about weddings for Metrosource for years. Now he describes how he finally had one of his own at a beautiful beach venue in Asbury Park, New Jersey! Why...

This Is What to Read and What NOT to Play at your Same-Sex Wedding

Planning an LGBTQ wedding? We’ve got advice on talking to your officiant, booking a photo booth and what NOT to play. Planning Ahead I Now Pronounce You When a couple asks...

This Is What It’s Like to Be Actor, Model and Deaf Activist Nyle DiMarco

With his striking eyes, toned physique and touching personal story about succeeding as a deaf man in a hearing world, Nyle DiMarco was an early fan favorite and ultimately the...

This is How to Make Your LGBTQ Destination Wedding Unforgettable

Gone are the days when weddings need to be traditional church events followed by French style service on crisp white linens. Couples have been branching out to locations like...

Here Are Four Books Focused on Getting to a Healthier You

In terms of your health, if you’re not getting ahead, you’re falling behind. Here’s our round-up of the latest books that focus on how to get the most out of...

These Are the 6 Best Gay-Friendly Silent Meditation Retreats

Speech is silver, but silence is golden — or so the saying goes. So, we found six places you can go for the gold. If you’re feeling overwhelmed by life’s seemingly endless...

This Is Why You Should Honeymoon in Antigua

Weddings can be hectic. So consider a honeymoon destination where you can really unwind. Blue Waters Resort & Spa in Antigua is an idyllic island paradise. It’s also...

This Is How Having a Pet Can Help You Get Healthy

Any LGBTQ pet owner will gladly boast about the exponential ways their furry friends makes their lives better. But experts are increasingly discovering ways in which animal...

6 Tips for Finding a Wedding Photographer for a Same-Sex Wedding

With cellphone cameras and Instagram filters, it seems like everyone’s a photographer these days. But it’s important to hire a pro for your big day. For any you’re...

6 Awesome Sites You Should Know If Planning a Same-Sex Wedding

Wedding planning experiences can range from fun to dysfunctional. Fortunately you can turn to the internet for help sourcing anything from officiants to memorable comestibles. We...

6 Super Simple Tips to Promote Healthy Sleep

Sleepless nights can lead to more than frustration — leaving you feeling dull, depressed and forgetful — not to mention at risk for health problems including high blood...