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SEPTEMBER 2, 2011 7:59AM

On Being Gay

GayI don't think anyone who has ever read one of my books or blogs is unaware that I'm gay. But heterosexuals probably cannot appreciate how wonderful it is to be able to say it. I was raised in a world in which to be who I am was to walk through… Read full post »
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AUGUST 15, 2011 7:56AM

The Doll House

Doll House 4I've frequently told the story of how, when I was around six or seven, I asked my parents for a doll house for Christmas. My father, of course, would not hear of it, and my pleadings fell on deaf ears. In his defense, both he and I were aware by that… Read full post »
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JULY 27, 2011 7:51AM

A Stroll Through Time

image0-25_2Every now and then, for no particular rhyme or reason, I find myself being drawn back to the letters I wrote my parents as a young man in the U.S. Navy. I usually look for as close to the current day and month as I can get, and I am, however… Read full post »
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DECEMBER 20, 2010 8:57AM

History and Me

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On Saturday, 18 January, 2010, congress repealed the egregious "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy which kept the estimated 65,000 gays and lesbians currently serving in the United States armed forces not only from being open about their sexual orientation, but forced them to live in fear ofRead full post »