Shop with Pride | Get a Cuddly, Prideful Friend From Just Bee Yourself!

Georgia Lees wanted a way to show her pride in a unique way, so she asked her mother to crochet...

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Jesse’s Journal | My Ethnic Self

“You don’t look Latin,” people sometimes say to me when they learn about my...

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Letter to Editor | Cars Are Not Our Future

At a recent commission meeting, a resident in our community referred to me as “living in...

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Opinion | Short-Term Rentals Must Go

There is a dangerous and growing threat to our quality of life here in our Island City. This...

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Opinion | Let Trans Youths Live Their Childhood in a Way I Never Could, or They May Not Make it to Adulthood

While speaking about his top surgery recently, Elliot Page was asked what would happen if we do...

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Shop with Pride | Colorful Resin Earrings, Keychains, and More with Bear Bytes!

Lucas DeGori and Dominic Clatterbuck were inspired to create their shop after buying...

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My Best Gay Self | Your Own Hero Part 2: Being Present

Upon closing my eyes and dreaming up my hero, two images appear. One is a beautiful strong and...

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Shop with Pride | Moonshine Spectrum Jewelry for All

Monica Murray, a queer artist, specializes in celestial-themed gender-neutral jewelry...

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Shop with Pride | Minimalistic, Stylish LGBT-Inspired Products

Arlo West and Rosie Symes want to make life easier and more fun for LGBT people through their...

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Letter to Editor | Wilton Manors To Address Powerline Road Safety Concerns

At a city commission meeting, the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) provided an update...

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Letter to Editor | An Open Letter to Mayor Dean Trantalis and Pastor Rob Pacienza

Dear Mayor Trantalis and Pastor Pacienza: I welcome the spirit of your...

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Jesse’s Journal | Coronavirus Journal VIII: The Quest for a COVID Vaccine

The last time I wrote my Coronavirus Journal it was still 2020, an “awful year” that I...

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Shop with Pride | Rowenclia Has a Ring for Every Occasion!

Bisexual Elliemay Rowena Davies is only 16 years old and owns a small business with over 1,000...

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Jesse’s Journal | In Praise of Thrift Stores

I love thrift stores. The price is mostly right, the quality is surprisingly good, and my money...

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Two Guys and a Dog | Did We Lose ‘Community’ with Assimilation?

A Canadian gay man my age wrote to ask if I felt we had lost something special because of...

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Guest Column | Goodbye Alcee, You Were My Personal Hero

Back in 2011, Democratic Congressman Alcee Hastings stood at the podium to deliver the keynote...

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OP-ED | The Life and Legacy of Congressman Alcee Hastings

In a year of incalculable losses, our community has now suffered an immeasurable one.

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Shop with Pride | From Wallets to Leather Harness Sets - Junkmaille Can Do It All!

Becky Schmader’s leather goods business is uniquely tied to the LGBT community because of the...

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