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Love letters, podcasts, photos, and videos for your lovely eyes and ears.

Why Doesn’t The Media Care About The US Virgin Islands?

Despite the overwhelming reports of the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey in Texas and Hurricane Irma in Florida, there’s a U.S. territory...

How To Make Pride Part Of Your Resistance

1. Learn The LGBT Community’s Legacy The more you know about the legacy of our community, the prouder you’ll be...

10 Ways LGBT People Saved Obamacare and Beat Trump

After I submitted my commentary piece for The Advocate and another article not long after, I pitched this summary of my...

Why I Love Being Gay In Trump’s America

Saddened by “the epidemic of gay loneliness”? Take heart in all the lessons left by LGBTQ people. Recently articles have emerged...

5 Lessons LGBT Folks Can Learn From The Peace Movement

Based off of my previous post “Now What? The LGBT Role in a President Trump Era,” I pitched the article to...

Now What? The LGBT Role in a President Trump Era

Our country is suffering a crisis of distrust. How we move forward will require us to ask ourselves what our motivations...

Open Letter on Orlando Mass Shooting

COLORS BLEEDING What happens when colors bleed? They soften and mix and become something new. They take from each other what...

The Paris Attacks, the Media, and the Attack on the Muslim Identity

Here’s the problem. We care about the comfortable. We value success and industrialization and progress and modernization and seeing that get...

“A Chance for Peace” Editor Affected by ‘Catastrophic’ Floods in Egypt

This morning I woke up late, but 9 hours ahead in Alexandria Egypt, A Chance for Peace editor Yassin Koptan had...

Paraiso Adventures Q & A on “A Chance for Peace”

Paraiso Adventures specializes in individual and group travel dedicated to mind/body practices, adventures, and cultural immersion. With destinations from Greece to...

Transformative Moments

Hello everyone! Welcome. In the process of building this website I’ve come across a lot of me. As a storyteller since...

Travel, Love, and Freedom

Originally posted on Jet Set Zero in 2010 when I was a cast member of the web series in Thailand. Love....

Dad

I just got this overwhelming feeling of my Dad being really proud of me. I can feel it in my bones....

Be In Love Always

Love is a journey such that life is a journey. Change is constant in both, yet it seems we get caught...

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