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 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...

What to Do When Diet and Exercise Won’t Shed Excess Weight

You can hit the elliptical every day, get plenty of rest, eat more mind-fully than Madonna and still not lose that stubborn belly fat. Want to get rid of it anyway?...

This Is the Ultimate Way to Get Fit like You Did in Gym Class

Phys Ed wasn’t all frustrating rope climbs and locker room towel-snapping. We look at the history of some of the sports we played then — and how they can help us burn calories...

Unlock the Ancient Hidden Magic of Witch Hazel

It’s sold over the counter at most convenience and drug stores. You likely have a bottle of it somewhere in your house. But where does witch hazel come from and what does it do?...

Here’s How to Get the Most out of Every Day at the Beach

Summer calls us to the shore, but not all beach behavior was created equal. Check out our guide to staying healthy and happy, while also managing to play well with others. Some...

These Are the Grooming Supplies You’ll Need to Rock Pride

If you’re aiming to have the Pride to End All Prides, you’re going to need some grooming supplies. Pride is upon us. and while in many ways it’s the best time of the year,...

This is Where the Struggle for LGBTQ Equal Rights is Today

As we roll into Pride 2019 — the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising and the first time WorldPride has made it to American shores, we assess where we are as a movement....

How to Get Ripped While Defying Gravity on the Trapeze

If you’re looking for a way to burn calories, build muscle and fly high like a superhero, get ready to hold on tight. He Floats Through The Air If you’ve ever marveled at the...

Is Rinsing Your Mouth with Oil Really Good for Your Health?

An ancient oral-health practice, oil pulling, has come into fashion. But how does it work, and what can it do for you? What’s Been Going On in Our Mouths? According to the...