Even during sleep, the image of two black men kissing haunted my dreams. It was typically me and a much older lad, and all I could do to escape his grip was to wake up panting, breathing heavy, and covered in my own juices.
Many people reject the idea that it is impossible to have a gender in conflict with your biological sex, but Gender Dysphoria is a real medical condition.
Reflecting many of today's realities, Channel 4/HBO's five-part miniseries, It's A Sin, showcases a group of gay men who move to London from other parts of the UK in 1981 during the height of the HIV/AIDS pandemic.
A friend sent me a link to Rihanna’s video for Kiss It Better, which struck up a debate about diversity and inclusion between us. He had added only two words to his message: soft porn.
At some point, you must realise that you cannot be grieving forever. Grief will swallow you up, big Daddy. Grief will cripple you, too, if you're not careful. You have got to snap yourself out of it.
IN THE FAMILY: Celebrating Builders of Black Gay Communities reflects the experiences, pains, and joys of the contributors involved.
No one website can truly capture every corner of the black gay and bisexual men's experiences. But, Black Gay Blog is stepping up and saying our stories matter, and our journey should be captured.
Writer/director Jeremy Hersh’s The Surrogate, is an unusual and ambitious film. It hinges on Jasmine Batchelor’s performance as Sarah, coupled with the interweaving of interesting themes around maternal rights and social expectations.