• HOP AGAINST HOMOPHOBIA AND TRANSPHOBIA

    IT STARTS AT HOME, FOLKS.As adults, we teach our kids to walk, talk, read and write. We also teach our kids right from wrong (in most cases) and we teach them what is acceptable in behaviour, when to speak up and when to be respectfully quiet.Well, that’s what I teach my kids.It doesn’t always go to plan, I’ll admit.  Unfortunately, inheriting traits like being stubborn and short-tempered, and only having so many hours in a day is factored into this equation and sometimes there are nuclear reactions with vein-pulsing-in-my-forehead melt-downs. But all in all, we do okay.I’m not proclaiming to be an inductee of the Mother of the Year award (because…

  • Jess Buffett guest post – Come meet Jared Stewart.

      The lovely Jess Buffett stopped by my blog and interviewed her main character, Jared Stewart.       Hi, Jared. Tell us a bit about yourself: I’m a lawyer and I live in my hometown of Newport. I co-own the firm I work at with my dad and our partner Tristan who is engaged to my sister. You know, we like to keep it in the family.*smirks* Tell us something not many people know about you: Well…people are only just finding out that I’m gay, and how much I love Seth. I wasn’t exactly out in high school, I didn’t have Seth’s courage. But i’m not hiding anymore. And…