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A Letter To My 16 Year Old Self


“You may also want to consider not turning into a slut. There’s nothing wrong with having lots of sex with different men, but you might find yourself bed hopping for the wrong reasons – and attracting a lot of crabs in the process (not the kind you eat)”. Josef Church-Woods […]

LGBTicons Rewind: A Gay in the Life


Today started with my husband telling me he loves me, immediately followed by: “eurgh…that felt like being raped in the mouth from the inside”. Thankfully he was talking about a fish-supper-hangover-burp that I hadn’t heard. Still, it framed my day for a serious of complicated misunderstandings and a few comedies […]

Outings; a show about you…


Last week, the Edinburgh Festival Fringe programme launched to much fanfare as the festival set yet more records with 11% growth meaning 2014 will see 49,497 performances of 3,193 shows in 299 venues across Scotland’s capital city, making it the biggest ever in the history of the Fringe. There are […]

Screaming Out of the Closet


“Would the twink in the corner demanding an umbrella in his flirtini have grown out of his conceptually feminine behaviours by the age of ten if he’d been taught the words to Gloria Gaynor’s I Am What I Am instead of Jack and Jill when he was four?  Does it […]

How Coming Out Saved My Life

“The internet was my best friend and cookies, my worst enemy”. Dhruv is a 22 year old medical student from India who loved Sufjan Stevens. Here he bares all about coming out. Dhruv Hi, I am Dhruv and I am Gay. It feels so nice to say this out loud. […]

Madonna: Truth or Dare?

On the eve of National Coming Out Day, Madonna releases a statement that might just help you take that leap… TRUTH OR DARE? That is a catchphrase that’s often associated with me. I made a documentary film with this title, and it has stuck to me like flypaper ever since. […]


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