10 things about leather in Atlanta – even with the Eagle on a break

What's so great about leather? With Atlanta Leather Pride gearing up this weekend and the old adage try everything once, here's why we wouldn't knock it until you've tried it.

Atlanta Pride will return to in-person October event

After a year of pivots amid the pandemic that took Atlanta Pride’s 50th anniversary exclusively online, plans are forming to put the 51st edition...

The best LGBTQ things to do in Atlanta this weekend

Sports, films, special events and dancing queens. Gay culture but make it a weekend with LGBTQ Atlanta events, whether you're online or in person. Scroll...

Q ATLus tracks 2021’s LGBTQ Atlanta rebirth

The surest sign yet that things are looking up in LGBTQ Atlanta is a rebirth in the Q Events listings. The growing social calendar sets...

Hotlanta Softball throws a long-awaited Opening Day pitch

After a year of waiting and months of planning, everything came together for Hotlanta Softball League on Sunday to host its Opening Day of...

Dos and Don’ts when you suspect a friend is abusing drugs

When a friend’s possible drug use moves past indulgence and into excess, you may have a party monster on your hands, but you also have expectations and obligations to sort.

The best LGBTQ things to do in Atlanta this weekend

Y'all means all when LGBTQ Atlanta events come out to play. That's every single weekend. Whether masked and distanced in person, or virtual in...

LGBTQ Atlanta sports make COVID-aware comeback plays

Just like the rest of the world, Atlanta’s LGBTQ leagues, teams and fan groups are ready for a post-COVID spring and summer. Some are...

Joining Hearts pool party fundraiser returns this summer

The pool deck parade of abs and skimpy swimsuits that is LGBTQ Atlanta’s social event of the summer is back. But expect a Joining...

LGBTQ Atlanta’s got moves in the new Q ATLus Mag

Creating momentum from scratch is nothing new for LGBTQ Atlanta, but there is something extra inspiring about it this year. In a time of mixed...

My dating history is just a long queue of bad choices

People have sex for all kinds of reasons, and you could get something out of bad encounters that excites your subconscious even as it sabotages your conscious well-being.

10 ways to smash the patriarchy no matter your gender or sexuality

Fed up with a system of gender-biased oppression that keeps every one of us down, here’s how female, male, non-binary, cis and trans folks can all be feminists and do better in our daily lives.

The best LGBTQ things to do in Atlanta Easter weekend

They mask. They distance. They take it outside and online. They celebrate the weekend with LGBTQ shows, soirees and special guests. All they need...

Q ATLus unveils sound and vision of a new world order

Everything is coming up change lately. This week’s issue unveils more renewal and hope with emerging LGBTQ music artists, a new world order for...

Monster in Law wants queer couple to act ‘less gay’

As their lives and their roles in yours change, it's time to find a new normal with the people who raised you or your spouse.

10 queer-coded TV and movie characters who never came out

Was being literal too easy? Characters coded as queer have a history on screen as old as cinema itself. Sometimes, the strategy's often nefarious, often hilarious use created a legend.

The best LGBTQ things to do in Atlanta this weekend

Playtime for grown folks comes around on Friday, and lord knows we did everything to deserve these queer Atlanta events this week. Arts, parties,...

LGBTQ Atlanta plots its comeback in new QATLus

Everybody loves a redemption and renewal plotline, and the world is due for a big one. After more than a year of loss and...

Keyboard warriors, clicktivism and overvaluing our own opinions

Sometimes you think a friend needs saving via your passive aggressive posts. Sometimes you think callout culture will change hearts and minds. Here's why they don't work.

Less ‘back to normal,’ more re-imagining post-pandemic life

Springtime. A time of new beginnings. A time of rebirth. And by the height of summer 2021, a majority of Americans may be vaccinated...