Obligatory Coming Out Story

Being in the closet is a lot like standing alone, holding a grenade with the pin pulled out and staring nervously at it, waiting for it to explode. I tend to fall under the belief that everyone who is gay is much happier once they come out.  After […]

The Children’s Birthday Party

Walking into a four year old’s birthday party is sort of like walking onto the site of a natural disaster.  Everything is destroyed, there are bits of debris everywhere, blood has spattered the floor and in the distance you can hear a baby crying. Let’s rewind a little. […]

The Ball Under the Rug

Izzy has never been what I would consider an intelligent dog.  She will never be a dog that can be trained to perform stunts in movies.  she will never guide the blind or help hunt down criminals for the police.  She will never sit on a firetruck, as […]