American Asylum
Because being gay and progressive in America can make you feel like you're in a nuthouse.

Archive for the ‘Miscellaneous Cool Stuff’ Category

Should we care if we were “Born this Way?”

March 24, 2011

Thoughtful post by Dr. John Corvino, pointing out that it doesn’t really matter whether or not queer people were “born this way” – we’re STAYING this way. I happen to agree with him. I tire of the entire debate over whether it’s nature or nurture; it doesn’t fucking matter. I’m not changing and there’s nothing […]

Beautiful story for Valentine’s weekend – Love amidst bigotry.

February 11, 2011

Larry and KC met at an ex-gay camp. Together, they broke free from the camp and today are happily married. The entire beautiful, true love story can be found at Dallasvoice:

New site added to the Blogroll!

November 15, 2010

Studflower. Check it out! It’s another WordPress blog.

Any takers?

August 26, 2010

Argentina legalizes gay marriage! Celebrate by looking at Argentinian boys!

July 16, 2010

Winning the Freedom to Marry

June 15, 2010

In the process of moving. Happy Pride Month!

June 3, 2010

Therefore, I don’t really have an easily accessible online connection at the moment. Plus, my pace has slowed in general. I promise to start posting more just as soon as I’m not so ball-bustingly busy. Til then, here’s a pic of a cute boy with enviable abs. Later!

My boyfriend

May 25, 2010

This is Andrew. We’ve been dating for two months as of yesterday. He’s a doll. ^_^

“Closeted Anti-Gays are the Enemy Within” – By LZ Granderson

May 12, 2010

I sat on my friend’s couch trying my best not to laugh. He was an associate pastor of the church I was attending, and he had taken it upon himself to introduce me to the ex-gay movement. I was in the early stages of coming out, and let’s just say he wasn’t very happy for […]

Is Eike Von Stukenbrok Gay?

May 1, 2010

I just looked at my blog statistics, where I can see the search engine terms that people are inputting when they stumble across my site. This is one of them that was used recently. The short answer to that question is: We can only hope. :-p