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balcony music 21-st century pandemic

All over Europe, people are in lockdown in small apartments. But amidst the uncertainty of a 21st-century pandemic, balcony music is lifting spirits and bringing people together. Balcony concerts of My Heart Will Go On, Imagine and Hallelujah Earlier last week, Barcelonian pianist Alberto Gestoso set up his keyboard to play on the balcony while …

gay love letter

Most of what we know of LGBTIQ Australians in the colonial era comes from court and prison records. Australia’s earliest known gay love letter is no different. Indeed, it is the letter of a convict to the person he loved most — a man he knew he would never see again. Denis Prendergast (or Pendergast) …

ask granny

Granny answers readers questions, gives advice and offers must-have lifestyle tips. If you have a pressing matter that requires resolution email Ask Granny. Double Trouble Dear Granny, I have been having sex for a few months with a guy I met on Grindr. The sex has always been great other than a strange inconsistency. When …

gus kenworthy gay olympian

After gay Olympian Ian Thorpe and partner Ryan Channing split two weeks ago, now comes news of the break up of Gus Kenworthy and Matt Wilkas. Indeed, Olympians perhaps suffer from a four-year itch with both relationships ending after an Olympic interval. A rep for the couple described the split as amicable to PEOPLE Magazine. …

varanasi india same-sex wedding

A same-sex wedding between two cousins took place in the Indian holy city of Varanasi last week. Despite India not allowing same-sex weddings, the couple refused to leave until a priest married them. Apparently concerned by the prospect of arranged marriages, the two women travelled to Varanasi from their home town. They wanted their relationship …

ian thorpe ryan channing

Ryan Channing confirmed to The Daily Telegraph last night that he and boyfriend Olympic swimmer Ian Thorpe recently split. The model described the breakup as friendly. Yes, the rumours are true, we have parted ways. It has all been very amicable. We have stayed friends. Ryan revealed he moved out of the home he shared …

Rose Cleveland Precious and Adored: The Love Letters of Rose Cleveland and Evangeline Simpson Whipple

Rose Cleveland served as First Lady for her unmarried brother for fourteen months in the 1880s. Although history remembers her as First Lady to President Grover Cleveland, she deserves recognition in her own right and for her great relationship with the love of her life, Evangeline Whipple. A new book Precious and Adored: The Love …

hildren's fairytale book about a prince falling in love with a young farmhand was released on Valentine's Day after a very successful crowdfunding campaign

A children’s fairytale book about a prince falling in love with a young farmhand was released on Valentine’s Day after a very successful crowdfunding campaign. The new picture book “Promised Land” is by New Zealanders Chaz Harris and Adam Reynolds (pictured, below), who said they started the Kickstarter campaign last year because they wanted to …

hold hands

ANZ Bank recently released a moving new advertisement encouraging more gay couples to hold hands in public. The ad features a number of same-sex couples holding hands at a restaurant, a cinema and a bus stop. However, the couples hesitate and move apart when they see other people approach or react. The bank will sponsor …