I would have started writing this piece earlier, but the tendonitis in my right foot sent me to the doctor scrambling for relief. My body, that instrument that, once upon a time, introduced itself before I did, is falling apart. Happens to anyone whose name is not Cher. If you are gay, single, and childless, as I am, the future is as unpredictable today as the present was a couple of decades ago. Most something gay men I know are married, and a huge percentage have children. Or, the alternative: You must not want a partner, children, a house.
The grim truth of being gay in prison
The grim truth of being gay in prison | Prisons and probation | The Guardian
By Anthony Joseph for MailOnline. At a time when homosexuality was a criminal offence and harsh sentences were brought down upon gay men, these images of male affection from the 19th century are truly remarkable. Embracing each other, holding hands and reclining together, these incredible black-and-white photographs provide a rare glimpse into men showing physical love to other men in the s and early s. The images, taken from various websites, capture Victorian and early-twentieth century males in intimate positions - and showing a daring amount of openness with one another for the time.
'I Came Out As Gay at 90-Years-Old'
Gaining weight? Growing a beard? Roo, a gay man from London who turns 30 next February, admits that he felt sucked into a collective "marketplace mentality" for much of his twenties. But is it achievable for everyone on the cusp of 30? But the pressures imposed by heteronormative society can definitely affect queer people, too.
It turns out that last week was not the first time that John Travolta has allegedly introduced himself to a male stranger , at the gym, where they were alone, together, at three in the morning. A commenter points out that the original Reddit thread contains a few other stories detailing Travolta's late night gym escapades. Let's start with the most benign of the two tales. Reddit user deweyredman wrote in the thread that he too was approached by Travolta, at the gym, where they were alone, together: "Happened to me too a while back