Tag Archives: Vancouver

Through the Looking Glass: Looking back at Madonna’s Blonde Ambition Tour

Last week I saw Strike a Pose, the documentary about Madonna’s backup dancers for her Vogue video and 1990 Blonde Ambition tour.  Madonna has always played a supporting role in the soap opera that is my big queer life. Into … Continue reading

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Summer of Love: Eighties Edition

The best part about living on The Drive is having the The Rio Theatre at my disposal. One of my favourite past-times is watching films from my youth on the big screen even though I could probably see them for … Continue reading

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Buying a movie ticket should not be this hard

Remember back in the day, when if you wanted to see a movie with your friends, you’d just call them on a rotary phone, arrange a time to meet at the theatre, buy your tickets and then go see the … Continue reading

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The Purge Report: Don’t Tug on Superman’s Cape

This is part of an ongoing series of blog posts about things I’m purging from my apartment and why I’m getting rid of them. For as long as I can remember I wanted to dress up as Superman for Halloween. … Continue reading

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The Purge Report: The Red Leather Jacket

This is part of an ongoing series of blog posts about things I’m purging from my apartment and why I’m getting rid of them. Keith’s red leather jacket was one of the hardest things of his I had to part … Continue reading

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The Purge Report: The Tony Portrait

The Tony portrait belonged to my best friend Keith. The portrait is of Keith painted back when we were still bartending together in San Francisco. Keith had this habit of buying secondhand  clothes with name patches on them that said … Continue reading

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The Purge Report: An Introduction

When my boyfriend died in August, a few of his family, friends, and I, went over to his apartment to pack and dispose of his belongings. My boyfriend lived in a small studio apartment; I wouldn’t call him a pack … Continue reading

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