In The Parade – Attack of the Slumbering Passenger

October 29, 2009

I cannot stand to travel anymore. Flying used to be somewhat pleasant, but after Sept. 11 it became completely torturous. Not only have airlines cut back on flights, but they also have cut back on everything else, from peanuts to fresh air. […]

Where Were the Marchers from Kansas?

October 29, 2009

Today I will have the extraordinary opportunity to travel from my suburban hometown of Olathe, Kan., to St. Louis, where I will get on a bus with a group called Show Me No Hate and travel to Washington, D.C., for the potentially historic National Equality March. […]

CampBiz – November, 2009

October 29, 2009

October was a great month, packed with activities. The “Dinner of Note” by Heartland Men’s Chorus, National Coming Out Day at UMKC with special guest Esera Tuaolo, The Kinsey Sicks at Country Club Congregational United Church of Christ, the Kansas City Rep’s production of The Laramie Project: Ten Years Later, An Epilogue, OutFest, Gay Pride Skating Party, Jonny McGovern at Flo’s and Eddie Sarfaty at Missie B’s. […]

Out of Town – Palm Springs, California

October 29, 2009

Few places in the world can claim the sheer quantity of gay-friendly accommodations that Palm Springs does — you’ll find resorts, most of them clothing-optional and male-oriented, set throughout town. […]

Cocktail Chatter – All About Absinthe

October 29, 2009

Despite sampling nearly every brand of absinthe available for sale in the United States, I have yet to see any green fairies outside of the LGBT contingent at the annual St. Patrick’s Day parade. […]

CampBiz- October, 2009

October 1, 2009

There’s a new bar in town at 3611 Broadway. That’s the former space of gay bars Wildes and The Other Side, for those of you who have been around the Kansas City gay nightclub scene long enough to remember. […]