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LGBTQ

LGBTQ

By Steven Cordova

Pick a fight, vent a gripe; never let an incisive judgment get away.

By Joseph Cohen

Autoeroticism silences a stirred and sensitive soul.

By Damon Percy

Yearning and wrenching, the heart twitches and beats harder.

By Joseph Cohen

The power of touch sends a young queer man aquiver with hot thoughts and boundless lust.

By Chloe Seim

A Delicate Balance: Exploratory sex brings about an ascension in a lesbian relationship.

Embrace Ladies of Every Age and Race mixed media art
By Stephen Mead

Affection Transcends time, culture, and era.

For the Future Unforseeable art
By Stephen Mead

Reaching back into the past, proffering a gift for a hopeful future.

Implications film art
By Khalil Anthony

After Baldwin, in a voice that shakes and sounds a freedom knell.

We're Communists story art
By Eric Nguyen

Politics, romance, and expatriation find an artful symbiosis.

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On May 1st, we announced the winners of our Flash Fiction Contest: Thomas Garcia (1st), Rick Krizman (2nd), and Rios de la Luz (3rd). Read more.

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