Seasons of Pride
A little bit queer – stories from the LGBTQI Community
AIDS Activist - Bob Bowers

One Tough Pirate

One Tough Pirate – Bob Bowers, also known as “Da Pirate,” is a 25-year thriving survivor of HIV/AIDS. Bob is a well respected National youth HIV/AIDS educator in schools and colleges. He is also the Founder and President of HIVictorious, Inc.  Recently, we get a chance to chat with Bob about life, tats and more[…]


NYC Surgical Coordinator Bespoke Surgical

Bespoke Surgical – New York, NY Looking for capable, friendly, and dedicated surgical coordinator/administrative assistant for LGBT-focused, high-end private surgical practice in Union Square. Responsibilities: Surgical coordination (including booking, preauthorizations, and post-op follow-up), fielding incoming calls, maintaining patient contact, working to ensure the highest quality of patient care, managing surgeon’s professional calendar, maintaining sensitivity to[…]

Waltham MA Direct Care Counselor Overnight

Waltham MA Direct Care Counselor Overnight

The Home for Little Wanderers – Waltham, MA The Home for Little Wanderers Waltham House, a group home program designed to provide a safe and supportive living environment for up to 12 gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (GLBT) youth ages 14-18 is looking for an Overnight Direct Care Counselor. Waltham MA Direct Care Counselor Overnight[…]

Corpus Christi TX Social Media Specialist

Corpus Christi TX Social Media Specialist

Coastal Bend Wellness Foundation – Corpus Christi, TX Non-profit seeks an individual to utilize social media platforms to educate and assist at-risk individuals into health care services. Responsibilities include maintaining daily social interaction thorough Facebook, tweets, chats, blogs, and videos. Preferred requirements are a degree in marketing, journalism, with emphasis on computer technology, or experience[…]

Berlin HIV & Recreational Drug Study

Psychology student (Freie Universität Berlin) searches interviewees (January & February 2014) for his diploma thesis: gay, HIV negative men in Berlin who (regularly) take (party) drugs for sex. It’s not about nicotine, alcohol, poppers or cannabis, but it’s about ecstasy (MDMA), speed, crystal (meth), mephedron, cocaine, “special K” (ketamin), LSD and “liquid ecstasy” (GBL/GHB). Recorded[…]

San Francisco has long been a safe haven for people who have faced discrimination

Funding for Anti Violence Program for Trans Latinas

Grant Funding Opportunity and Request for Proposal (“RFP”) for Violence Prevention & Intervention Services for Monolingual Trans Latinas in the Mission The San Francisco Human Rights Commission is soliciting proposals that effectively address and eliminate the violence currently being perpetrated against transgender Latinas (“trans Latinas”) in the City and County of San Francisco. San Francisco[…]

Gay Men are More at Risk of Developing Eating Disorders

Gay Men are More at Risk of Developing Eating Disorders

Men who are gay or bisexual can run a greater risk of developing an eating disorder than heterosexual men, according to a study conducted by researchers at the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University. What are eating disorders? The National Institute of Mental Health describes an eating disorder as “an illness that causes serious disturbances to your[…]


SEXUAL MINORITY YOUNG ADULTS SMOKE AT HIGHER RATES THAN THEIR HETEROSEXUAL PEERS The new study from Legacy, shows that LGB young adults ages 18-34 are also smoking at disproportionately high rates compared with their heterosexual counterparts. This study confirms higher rates of current tobacco use for homosexual young adults (35 percent) and bisexual young adults[…]

The First Step

The First Step – Dealing with Depression

Men’s Depression – Our Mission is dedicated to Educating, Helping and Recruiting Men who suffer from many forms of depression. by Michael In response to the question “How do you stay married for so long?”, I heard someone reply “Be willing to have a few bad years.”   I believe those words could apply to[…]


LGBT Health Awareness Week

HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius statement on LGBT Health Awareness Week Shortly after the Affordable Care Act was enacted, President Obama asked me to identify steps we could take at the Department of Health and Human Services to improve the health and well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) Americans. As we mark the beginning[…]