Archives for June 2016

Defining Pride

Dad didn't march in parades nor did he teach me to march for gay pride. In our family we didn't talk about gay pride much less speak about the fact that Dad was gay. I simply uncovered it in my adolescent years then overflowed with shame. I did so because where I came from in the late 70s being gay … [Read more...]

Pride in Stockholm

The parade starts at one, but I told Dad we should be here much earlier. I want to make sure we snag a good spot to take in all the action. Sergelstorg is the most central public square in Stockholm and people buzz to and from as a shiny DJ with a bright hat spins fast, poppy dance tunes on … [Read more...]