New Short Film By Pixar Hits Close to Home For The LGBTQ Community

on 10/20/2016 - 10:57 am

Today, October 20th, marks Spirit Day across the country. It’s a day of of people everywhere taking a stand against bullying and showing their support for LGBTQ youth.

In recognition of this important day, we know how hard life can be for those who are LGBTQ - whether it’s an internal conflict with self-identification, or dealing with an angry or abusive family when coming out. There are many reasons why those in our community are followed continuously by grey clouds, and have more than a difficult time accepting themselves for who they really are.
Recently, the computer animation film studio Pixar, run by Disney, released a short film titled “Borrowed ...

Coming Out Story & NewFest LGBT Film Festival

on 10/14/2016 - 12:28 pm

This past Tuesday was national Coming Out Day for the LGBTQ community.  So, I figured that I would not only tell you my coming out story but also tell you about a wonderful documentary that's premiering next week at NewFest - one of New York's best LGBT Film Festivals.  

So, here goes!

It was farely easy for me when I came out, considering the fact that my mom's gay and she has been with the same woman since I was 9.  I literally walked into the house and said,
"Hey, I have a boyfriend. He's on the dance team with me, and his name is Andre.  Oh, he's older then me as well, just fyi he's in the 11th grade!"(I was in the 9th...yeah, Drew had a thing for older ...

Nico Tortorella & Kyle Krieger Talk About Their Relationship and Life

on 10/03/2016 - 04:59 pm

Actor Nico Tortorella (Younger & Scream 4), and Kyle Krieger (Hairstylist, Instastud, & well-known YouTuber) were #CoupleGoals forever...until they broke up this past May, of course.

Now, for those of you who follow actor Nico Tortorella, you know he has a podcast on iTunes called "The Love Bomb" (for those of you who didn't know, you're welcome!). On Nico's latest episode titled "A Man I Love Named Kyle", he asked his ex Kyle to join him to discuss how they met, how they were clean/sober, and their 6-month whirlwind of a relationship.  
Nico begins the show by saying, "gay is normal, gay is love, and anybody who thinks otherwise can go f*** themselves." However, N ...

Pulse Victims Create Touching Video To Say "Thank You" To Supporters

on 09/28/2016 - 09:19 am

In what is known as the worst mass shooting in American history, the Pulse Nightclub Massacre completely changed the lives of many people forever.
Mothers lost sons, people lost their best friends, the LGBT community lost brothers and sisters. The 49 victims of that devastating night can never be brought back or replaced, and they will always leave a painful hole in the hearts of millions. 

Those who survived the shooting have had to struggle and prevail within their new realities, and for them, it has been all but an easy road for them to go down. However, in the midst of all the turmoil, many a weight had been lifted by the countless people who expressed their lo ...