Jonathan & Derrick Allen-Young: Advocates

Someone once sang, Love is a many splendored thing. Well, it seems it applies to these two doves. Twenty-seven year old Jonathan Allen and twenty-five...

Boy Radio: Advocate

Raised in Southern California, by a single mom (they are very close), electrohouse singer Boy Radio now resides in Brooklyn. With a couple of...

Anne O’Shea & Brian Quattrini: Advocates

My goodness, it’s the season when they release the Oscar-worhty films! I still recall the stirring nominated song Lady Gaga performed at the last...

Shirley Beth Newbery

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Shirley Beth Newbery Shirley Beth Newbery (she goes by Beth) is from jolly ol’ U.K. and yours truly is from the good...

Enrique Sapene

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Happy trails to you….” As I sing this standard, I see horses trotting down the country lane, clippetty-clopp, clippetty-clopp, with...

Melissa Manchester

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Melissa Manchester Don’t cry out loud through the eyes of love, because you should only hear how she talks about you...

Terry Ray

by Ruby Comer Congratulations! Hooray for you! You did it! We shout these words passionately at the riders of the AIDS/LifeCycle 9 closing ceremonies in...

Goil Amornvivat

by Ruby Comer There’s no place like home,” some gal once said as she tapped her ruby red slippers together. Well, this Ruby hasn’t tapped...

Benjamin Farmer: Advocate

I stir my Venti Caffe Latte, after adding chocolate powder and Stevia, and gawk out the Starbucks window. The crowd rushes by on 43rd...

Itsik Levy, Part 2

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