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This Is How You Learn to Better Appreciate Wine

Are you wine tasting properly? We asked Eva Bertran, International Ambassador for Gloria Ferrer Caves and Vineyards (gloriaferrer.com), Winemaker Richard Olsen-Harbich from Bedell...

This Is How They Decide What Ends Up on Your Book Covers

Wade offers a look inside the world of book design, including some very good reasons why you should not judge a book by its cover. What I Imagined Along the staircase to my...

Pride Continues with These Local Stonewall 50 Exhibits

The Big Apple clearly values the impact its vibrant gay community has had on the ever-changing face of New York. And as the world looked this year to NYC for WorldPride and the...

Feeling the Burn? Aloe Is Your Answer

Aloe Vera: The Ancient Egyptians referred to it as “the plant of immortality,” using its sap as a remedy for gastric conditions, inflammations, skin ailments, and even...

This Is the Man Who’ll Get Your Skin Looking Its Absolute Best

Sponsored Content Let’s face it: everybody gets older, and one of the first signs of aging are skin issues – whether it’s the sun we got as kids, acne, or simply the...

This Is the Surprising Way Guam Betrayed LGBTQ People

Guam was the first U.S. territory to pass marriage equality legislation. Yet, despite that seeming progress, many in America’s most distant territory in the Western Pacific...

This Is How I Ended Up Photographing My Friend Naked in a Tub of Fruit

Theater can make you do strange things – like convincing one of your best friends to pose nude with fruit. The Greatest Hits of a Band That Never Existed In college and the...

The Met Pays Tribute to the Art of Camp in a New Exhibit

Camp is defined as being “deliberately exaggerated and theatrical in style, typically for humorous effect.” It’s long been a term applied to a number of LGBTQ-related...

“The Hustle”: See “Dirty Rotten Scoundrels” with a Twist

If we learned anything from Paul Feig’s daringly quirky remake of Ghostbusters, it’s that nothing brings out the worst in internet trolls like a female-centric reimagining of...

Foodies Rejoice: Simply diVine Returns to Tempt LA Tastebuds

What do you get when you combine a celebration of food and beverages with some of Los Angeles’ most fabulous LGBTQ people and our allies? Simply diVine! The premiere food and...

Photos From a Footsoldier in the Battle for Equal Rights

I happen to own a few footnotes in gay history as a photographer in San Francisco for 25 of the greatest years of my 82 years. From the early ’60s to late ’80s. For...

Exercising through an Injury 

When injury strikes, you may be forced to throw your regular exercise routine out the window. While some injuries require complete rest, others may still allow you to perform...