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Today I Was Marked

posted Wednesday, June 15, 2016

by: in Activism, Pride, Queer, Toronto

The pink triangle was used during the Holocaust to mark our people, the LGBTQ community, as we were put in concentration camps. Today I was marked with a pink triangle, on the top of my hand. I chose to have it put on me. Taken from Wikipedia – Between 1933 and 1945, an estimated 100,000 […]

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Bar Reyna is Queen of Yorkville

posted Friday, June 10, 2016

by: in Dining, Events, Fashion, Pride, Toronto

With Pride Toronto 2016 right around the corner, I thought I would introduce you all to a little spot that’s just opened up in the Yorkville area. It’s the perfect getaway for those that want to take a break from the hustle and bustle of Church Street and get in some good eats and drinks […]

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PETER THE BARBER

posted Tuesday, January 12, 2016

by: in Celebrity, Fashion

If you have yet to visit The Men’s Room above Woody’s, I will assume you don’t get out much. Aside from hosting an array of awesome clothes as well as some fetish gear, the boys have brought along my good friend and AWESOME barber, Peter. Heading through the back of the store you’ll come to […]

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Black & Blue Strikes Gold in Montreal

posted Thursday, November 5, 2015

by: in Celebrity, Charity, Clubs, Events, Featured Events, Queer

Last month while many were preparing (Canadian) Thanksgiving turkey and sitting cross-legged at the dinner table, on our best behaviour in front of the family, there were others who descended down upon Montreal in a swarm of excitement, bright eyed and bushy-tailed with a hedonistic sense of adventure. No, this was not Pride, it was […]

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#DeliciouslyDisabled

posted Sunday, September 6, 2015

by: in Activism, Disability, Events, Queer, Toronto

Unless you have been living under a rock of late, you should by now have seen, heard or come across the hashtag “DeliciouslyDisabled“. The hashtag is part of a bigger movement, the recognizing and accepting of the disabled community. I reached out to the founder, Andrew Morrison-Gurza, to further discuss this movement, the reason behind […]

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25th Anniversary of Black & Blue – Montreal, October 7 to 13, 2015

posted Wednesday, September 2, 2015

by: in Events

It’s approaching that time again, when Montreal hosts one of the biggest circuit parties in Canada. That’s right boys and girls, it’s time for Black & Blue! This year marks the 25th anniversary of what started as just another huge dance party, and has become a unique event that is part of it’s own non-profit […]

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LEATHER PRIDE WEEK 2015

posted Thursday, August 27, 2015

by: in Celebrity, Clubs, Events, Fashion, Featured Events, Pride, Queer, Toronto

This year, I saw Toronto’s Leather Pride from a completely different angle… and that was from the inside, as a contestant in Mr Leatherman Toronto 2016. The experience was both wonderful and intense, and a great eye opener into all that the leather community does, not just for one another but for the Queer Community […]

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MR LEATHER TORONTO ~ Why I’m entering

posted Friday, July 3, 2015

by: in Celebrity, Events, Fashion, Toronto

Around about this time last year, I did a feature for theBUZZ about the Toronto Leather Community, which I just realized is TLC, which also stands for Tender Loving Care. Well that’s something to make you think. So last year I earned my entrance into the leather community, and wrote an article about it. I […]

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Bruce Jenner’s Cat

posted Tuesday, June 23, 2015

by: in Celebrity, Events, Fashion, Queer, Toronto, Trans

I personally try not to get into political discussions or debates, no one wins, and people just get mad. However, I recently came across a Facebook post on my wall, by a friend. This is the image she posted… Personally, I found this incredibly offensive and infuriating. I would put this type of image along […]

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South Africa is a Drag

posted Sunday, April 26, 2015

by: in Celebrity, Events, Fashion

When I was but a young tater-tot making my way through the gay community of Cape Town, South Africa, we had two clubs (Bronx and 55), and one drag queen no one saw. So this year, after eight years away , I was invited to drag night at the new Crew Bar down in the […]

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