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ManOnMan Rounds 18 + 19 | Graeme Rivals TimBee for Highest Score

ManOnMan Rounds 18 + 19 | Graeme Rivals TimBee for Highest Score

Over the past fortnight the tally board has seen a few changes in the middle section of our leader board, some of our tippers moving swiftly towards the top of the ladder while some others have plummeted closer towards Famous Sharons’ coveted position at the very bottom of the ladder. After two fantastic weeks of […]

July On The Spot with Hannah Hugessen

July On The Spot with Hannah Hugessen

  We caught up with local girl Hannah Hugessen and asked her 20 random questions.   What type of dog would you be? Border collie Which Disney movie best describes your life? Mulan What is the best flavor milkshake? Vanilla malt If one of your body parts had to turn purple which would you choose? […]

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Local Authors Look Within

Local Authors Look Within

Two identities in the local community are releasing books this month. Graham Douglas-Meyer, leader of the Freedom 2 Be group, is publishing his autobiography ‘You Shall Walk in the Dark Places’ which explores his personal journey of embracing his sexuality while maintaining his spirituality. Douglas-Meyer’s book asks the central question, can you be gay and […]

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Staying Safe at a Beat

Staying Safe at a Beat

Sex occurs in many different places, some of us may never venture outside the bedroom and sex in the kitchen might seem an outrageous suggestion. But if you do find yourself at a beat, a spot where people meet up for sex – often under the pre-tense of being there for something else, it’s important […]

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25 Great LGBTIQ Reads

Looking for a great book to read? We asked activist Aram Hosie, film reviewer Lezly Herbert, poet Scott-Patrick Mitchell, Graeme Watson and Sophie Joske what their favourite books were. Fun Home  by Alison Bechdel (2006) This graphic autobiography tells the story of how Bechdel’s closeted gay father killed himself weeks after she came out as […]

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Positive Advocate: HIV 2014 Has Arrived!

Positive Advocate: HIV 2014 Has Arrived!

Making a bold move, this month the USA Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has recommended that people who are “at substantial risk for HIV” consult their doctor about starting a daily pill (Truvada) to prevent HIV. Although condom use along with other prevention methods are also recommended the New York Times (NYT) reported […]

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Ask Elizabeth: I Feel Smothered in My Relationship

Ask Elizabeth: I Feel Smothered in My Relationship

I am in the second year of my first live-in relationship. It took me a while to commit and agree to live with my partner. I was hesitant to take this step because of previous relationships that caused me stress and, at times, anger and then grief. I do love my partner and I do […]

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ManOnMan: Rounds 16 + 17 | Jemma No Longer In Top Spot

ManOnMan: Rounds 16 + 17 | Jemma No Longer In Top Spot

Over the past fortnight the tally board has seen some of the biggest changes it has ever had, with pretty much everybody changing their positions… including Jemma, who has been in the lead since Round 1! Lets take a look at the tally board at the end of Round 17… After two fantastic weeks of […]

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The Soundtrack to Your Life: Ruby Boots

The Soundtrack to Your Life: Ruby Boots

Musician Ruby Boots took on the challenge this month. Here is what she had to say. First Kiss? I really love ‘New Flame’ by The Shins. That would be amazing, it’s really cool. It completely stole the scene in a movie it was in. Struttin’ down the street moment? It would have to be a […]

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Fresh Tracks – Hot New Music

Fresh Tracks – Hot New Music

Looking for some fresh new music to listen to? Here are the latest fresh tracks we wrote about in our July edition!   Jon Hopkins featuring Lulu James – We Disappear spooky sounds from electronic music genius filled with captivating vocals Boooka Shade – Love Drug (Maya Jane Coles Remix) late night grooves with classic […]

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