Monthly Archives: August 2013

August 20

American Music

Do you like american music I like american music Don’t you like american music baby I want you to hold me I want your arms around me I want you to hold me baby Did you do too many drugs I did too many drugs Did you do too many drugs too baby You were […]

August 19

Living in Two Worlds: Falling in Love When You Are Transgendered

via The Huffington Post. I am submitting this piece because sometimes the voices we need to hear most are the ones we don’t often have the opportunity to hear. My dear friend Wes is one of my favourite humans, not to mention a wicked community developer who romantically moonlights as a pretty hip barber. His […]

August 18

One gay writer’s experience with being skinny-fat in the gay community

via The Atlantic. The Tyranny of Buffness My boyfriend expected me to be lean and muscular. But I couldn’t live up to that standard, and neither can a lot of guys–and we shouldn’t have to. I didn’t know I was skinny-fat until my Russian boyfriend told me so. Actually, I didn’t even know that was […]

August 17

The 11 Differences between Dating a Boy and a Man

via Just / My Type. When I was in my early twenties, if a guy acted aloof, called back only sometimes and showed minimal interest, I would get hooked. You could say I was addicted to the bad boy/ unavailable boy/ player. I was drawn to what psychotherapist, Ken Page terms as “attractions of deprivation” […]

August 16

Think You Know Wealth Inequality? Think Again (Must-Watch Video).

What seems like eternity ago, a shocking video titled Wealth Inequality In America went viral, and swept the internet in a matter of hours. Properly billed as “six and a half minutes that you need to spend,” it depicted in graphic detail how the richest 1% of Americans have amassed 40% percent of the entire […]

August 15

“Sex and the City” on Love

August 14

Its a Commuter’s Life

A view from the Caltrain down to Silicon Valley.

August 13

One Direction – Live While We’re Young

LIAM PAYNE: Hey girl, I’m waitin’ on ya, I’m waitin’ on ya Come on and let me sneak you out And have a celebration, a celebration The music up, the window’s down ZAYN MALIK: Yeah, we’ll be doing what we do Just pretending that we’re cool And we know it too Yeah, we’ll keep doing […]

August 13

My Dog and Cat Are Famous!

So today I came home to find out Max and Zoe had been selected for Nature’s Recipe Facebook Page. Congratulations guys! And yes they are cuddling right now as I write this.

August 12

Adventures in Solitude

Balancing on One wounded wing Circling the edge Of the neverending The best of the vanished marvels have gathered inside your door More than begin But less than forget But spirits born From the not happened yet Gathering there To pay off a debt brought back from the wars We thought we lost you We […]