My pal Bernard is one of those instagram obsessed gay men who post selfies every single day. That's every single day. Most of those are shirtless, and for good reason. Bernard has spent much of his life in the gym, or so it would appear. He's got to be somewhere in his forties, but good … Continue reading Bernard’s Ears
The world has changed for the better, in at least one respect, thanks to youtube. In the past decade, young gay people in many places have been given access to stories about being gay. Stories they can watch in the privacy of their bedrooms. Told by people who are young and gay themselves. Stories that … Continue reading Gay Shorts
There's a guy I've dated off and on for the past few years. Every once in a while, I'll get a message from him out of the blue, asking if I'm free for dinner. It usually works out that I am, in fact, free for dinner. His name is Ernesto. He's not from this country, … Continue reading Ernesto
As a kid, I'd seen the movie "Gigi" many times. My mom loved Leslie Caron, and so we would watch all of her big Hollywood musicals whenever they came on tv. There used to be a local channel that would break a movie up into five parts, and show one part each day of the week. … Continue reading Gaston Revisited
He appeared in the doorway. Young. Way too young. Look away, now. There really is no point in focusing on such a pretty boy who is that young. Just ignore him, and look away. Go back to your book. Those cheekbones. High and strong, giving his pretty face an exotic flavor. Dark hair, dark eyes. … Continue reading Pretty Dancer Boy
GQ Magazine has an interesting piece about Brendan Fraser in its current issue. It's one of those "Where are they now?" pieces, and Brendan's butt plays a pivotal role in the story. No, seriously, the key moment that changed his life when he was at the height of his career and sent him into exile … Continue reading Brendan’s Butt
Four times I've seen the movie. Four times. Twice on my laptop and twice in a theatre. A beautiful old theatre with a single screen and Art Deco carpeting and a cute young man in the ticket booth. I keep hoping that the next time I will be released from its spell, but each time … Continue reading Is it a Video?