Columnists and Letters

Living in a Tourist Destination? Careful What You Wish For

From living in two popular destinations, Wade learns to loathe tourists — until one of them finally reminds him why he moved there in the first place. If I ever end up on an...

Sydney Summer: One Sure Way to Beat ‘the Seattle Freeze’

When he heads Down Under for a break from winter weather, Kevin also finds himself charmed by the sunny dispositions of his new Aussie pals. At the end of 2008, my partner Ray and...

Metrosource Now Belongs to the Davler Media Family

Our biggest news yet: Davler Media Group has acquired Metrosource in a move that expands the range, power and influence of both parties....

Journeys to the Past

When wondering where to venture on my next vacation, I have often considered whether I could visit someplace that would allow me to explore part of my family history....

That Moment You Realize: Top of the Ladder, Wrong Wall

Kevin gets caught in the turnstiles of Hollywood’s fame game, but he’s left wondering if there’s really any value in being known by the well-known....

DIARY: Let Me Entertain You

Faced with underwhelming attendance at his earliest readings, Wade resorts to a variety of attention-getting gimmicks to engage the masses. At one of my first author events, a...

When Newspapers Vanish, Where Does the News Go?

When I was a kid, the newspaper was delivered to our door every day; my parents would unfold it at the table and make their way through it, section by section....

People We Love 2016: President Barack Obama

The Human Rights Campaign lists over 100 advancements on behalf of LGBT people that took place under the administration of our forty-fourth president. He had a direct hand in...

DIARY: My Own Auntie Mame

Wade’s visits from his eccentric Great Aunt Blanche gave him some of the happiest moments of his childhood — and the promise of a beautiful future....

POV: All in the Family?

Rafi wonders if he’s just not equipped to deal with his boyfriend’s big family — until he realizes that he’s not the only one trying to deal....

FROM PAUL: To Elope or Nope? That Is the Question

As we’ve spent recent weeks finishing up this issue about 2016’s “People We Love,” it occurs to me that this was also the year I very nearly married the person I love....

Election 2016: Here's Your Spoon Full of Sugar, America

No one gets everything they want in an election, ever. But with many expressing concern about America’s desire for equality and inclusion, there’s actually much to be...