Post Tagged with: "New Jersey"

Photo Credit:  Robert Shaffron
Family / Life

Married up to here

Dateline: May 22, 1996. Robert and John celebrate ten years of living together in bliss. Also, sin. Dateline: New Jersey, July 10th, 2004. Robert and John undergo Domestic Partnerization the first day legal in the state. Not sure what a Domestic Partner is supposed to do, but we suspect it […]

My bachelorette party at SalonLGBTQ
Life / Sex & relationships / Travel

My bachelorette party at SalonLGBTQ

Anyone who was not at SalonLGBTQ last weekend missed more than I ever could have imagined you’d miss, and I am profoundly sad on your behalf.  We would have had an amazing time.  I would have directed you to the best sessions based upon your Myers-Briggs type and then we […]

Marriage equality in New Jersey is music to my ears
News & Politics / Sex & relationships

Marriage equality in New Jersey is music to my ears

We are one step closer to equality in New Jersey.  On Friday, September 27th (my nephew’s birthday), Superior Court Judge Mary Jacobson ruled that denying gay people the right to get married was to deny them federal protection and benefits. Joy & jubilation!! And then our beloved governor (and I […]

No More Praying Away the Gay
News & Politics

No More Praying Away the Gay

Last week, New Jersey became the second state in the nation to ban so-called “conversion therapy.” That means children under the age of 18 can no longer be forced to endure therapy designed to change their sexual orientation from gay to straight. When he signed the bill into law, New […]