Print Edition for the week of
Jun. 21 - 27, 2017

Vol. 26, No. 43
Illustrations by Louisa Bertman

Savage Love


I, Anonymous


Donald Byrd's Shocking (IM)PULSE

Spectrum Dance Theater's Response to the Pulse Nightclub Shootings Is Brutal

Free Will Astrology

For the Week of June 21

Food & Drink

Coming Up (and Coming Out) in the Restaurant Industry

Three Local LGBTQ Chefs and Restaurant Owners Discuss Their Experiences

Queer Issue 2017

Flying Across the Country to Date a Stranger

My First Time Singing Karaoke Post-Transition

Whatever My Voice Betrayed, There Were Only Compliments and Applause

My First Time Breastfeeding My Daughter

My First Time Masturbating in My Male Body

My First Time Proposing and Being Proposed To

It Was Also My First Time Doing Poppers

My First Time Getting Peed On: A Comic

My First Time—A List

My First Time Experiencing Gaydar

My First Time Posing Naked

It Stirred Up More Feelings—and Was More Erotic—Than I Expected

My First (and Last) Time Dating a Rice Queen

My First Time Living in a Gay Neighborhood Wasn't So Blissful

My First Time with a Dominatrix

It Didn't Go Exactly as I Expected

My First Time Realizing I Wasn't Queer: I'm Just a Boring Lesbian Who Dreams of Owning Mini Cows

My First Time... Who Am I Kidding? Everything's My First Time. I'm a 13-Year-Old Lesbian.

My First Time Raising a Girl-Crazy Middle-School Baby Dyke

My First Time Being Sober in a Gay Bar

"It's a Little Like Coming Out," a Lesbian Friend Said

There's a First Time for Everything... Especially When You're Queer

My First Time at the Wildrose

An Oral History of One of the Last Lesbian Bars on the West Coast