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Dodging homophobia and paranoia to save a dog named Beyonce

Either this foster dog mom was as homophobic as a straight person can get, or I was being paranoid that the adoption people were gas lighting me. Or both. Either way, I was getting that dog.    READ MORE »


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The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

That cool, crisp wind in your skirts says it’s time to air out from a hard-fought workweek. Flap in the downtime breeze of these LGBTQ holiday events, one-night-only concerts, and annual celebrations.    READ MORE »


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Smashing patriarchy and other worthy pastimes in this week’s Q

Terminal Uniqueness has run rampant, and we have important work to be done instead. Yes, we celebrate every shade in the LGBTQ rainbow, but what makes you so special?    READ MORE »


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Meet the Atlanta Sisters as they spread cosmic joy

Those gay male nuns you’ve noticed throughout Queer Atlanta are on a mission … from God? Goddess? The Queer Force? Whatever, let's just say that their hearts in the right place.    READ MORE »


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12 queer Atlanta charities to show the year-end love

While you’re making lists and checking them twice, remember the worthy non-profits making life better for local LGBTQ people. Give these queer causes a gift that keeps giving all year.    READ MORE »


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When your honey cheats on you but you ‘were on a break’

Whether you're a woman who's girlfriend stepped out on you and flaunted it all over town, or you're considering sleeping with your 'slut-puppy' boss, Life Judge has answers in The Q.    READ MORE »


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The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

Busy busy busy. LGBTQ Atlanta is like the magician in ‘Frosty the Snow Man’ – so much to do, so little time, and so much flair for the fabulous. Channel your queer magic and get in on these events.    READ MORE »


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Queeriety turns Atlanta every which way but straight

Comic variety troupe joins multi-talented forces for shows that take Atlanta to hilarious new places that are decidedly not heteronormative. Like this weekend's Queer Drunk History.    READ MORE »


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For Atlanta queers, finding fr-amily means more than holiday platitudes

During the holidays, queers are more likely to be lonely than most other demographic groups, but we must find ways to let the conversation go further than platitudes about family of choice.    READ MORE »


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What’s in a name? When you’re transgender, basically everything

An Atlanta woman chooses a name and embarks on a journey of societal judgment, fear of rejection and legal woes to explain why using folks' preferred pronouns and monikers matters.    READ MORE »


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10 things that really make you a truly sexy queer

Spoiler alert: It’s not about finances or fitness when looking for the secret to the laws of attraction. When it comes to being sexy, here’s what your fellow queers are really looking for.    READ MORE »


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How to cut the cord on those uniquely queer mommy issues

Whether you're still parenting an ex after a break up, or a grown adult living and partying with mom into your 30s, you've got issues. Life Judge in The Q can clear the psychological underbrush.    READ MORE »


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The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

The holidays start on a Queer Agenda packed with event options like few other weekends in the LGBTQ ATL. Here’s how to get with your gays for commemorations and celebrations through Sunday.    READ MORE »


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How to do Toy Party fabulous, and don’t Toy Party mess

After a decade and a half, most know how to behave at Queer Atlanta’s biggest, gayest holiday soiree. But just in case, here are Rules of Engagement with details on Saturday’s Toy Party.    READ MORE »


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Brent Star: Jack of all trades, queen of the scene, and king of comedy

Local legend Brent Star is a theater connoisseur, a drag performer, comedic genius, video blogger, children’s parties entertainer, and his resume goes on and on. Brent Star does it all, okaaaay?!    READ MORE »


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Queer Atlanta rides edge between just enough and way. too. much.

You already know that the queer ATL is the place to find abundant opportunities to spoil yourself. The next month of merriment, and this issue of Q Magazine, are all about it – with one big caveat.    READ MORE »


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Atlanta doulas are here, queer, and birthing your babies

More and more potential parents are enlisting the help of doulas for childbirth. Meet one practitioner who says some local ones add further comfort for queer moms by being LGBTQ themselves.    READ MORE »


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How to take the high road when two groomzillas don’t make a right

Whether you are head queen in charge of a gaggle of gabbing gay groomsmen, or the odd queer out from a high school clique, you have issues. Advice from Life Judge can help.    READ MORE »


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How does Queer Atlanta create the community we deserve?

In a personal reflection about the state of LGBTQ Atlanta, a local woman looks at demographics, capitalized indie culture and the city itself for clues to how the community can survive and thrive.    READ MORE »


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At the intersection of black, pansexual and disabled

In high school, I was talking with two people I thought were my friends about our futures, and I wanted to go to college, have a career in higher education, and get married.    READ MORE »

 
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