For those of you who didn’t follow our very, very hard try at Haiku, basically we are baaaaaack! Dirty Talk returns for the eighth time, but poetically so.
Neil and Eli got married on 10th of October in California this year. So we jumped the gun, and decided to have small chit-chat with the two of them.
It was a memorable evening of storytelling, slam poetry, and readings that engaged everybody in the revelry of language and performances.
All my life I wrote about boys
But I looked at girls a certain way
Boys, I dated, yes, I did
But only girls managed to take my breath away
Adolescence especially needs such references where everything around seems idiosyncratic and painful.
I wonder who I am now. Gay? Or did I think I was one. Am I Straight? Or did I learn to think that I am supposed to be someone over these eight years.
‘Slut’ is what I am supposed to feel like when I went for a routine check up to a doctor two days ago and was molested by him.
As Pride marches go, the turnout was huge with over 1000 queer people and straight allies.
We enjoyed sharing our love for storytelling using art forms and the spoken word.
The Delhi Queer Pride is a parade for diversity, acceptance, solidarity and resistance.
As we turn 6 years old, this year we have tried to bring you a very special birthday present; an interview with the fabulous Kalki Koechlin.
For all the love in my heart for him, I couldn't help but lift my guise.
Next on our stop is Das Capitol, so that we can party with our Delhi friends. So make a scribble in your calendar and save the dates queer folks!
We caught up with Sushant over a cup of coffee and got all the fun gossip of the Big Boss house! Watch what Sushant has to say...
The closet is a dark place.
But it has the safety of anonymity.
Meet the ‘Starlettes’; artists who will take the plain vanilla seeming concept of storytelling and have you Goo-Goo eyed with their tart as raspberry and sweet as pie talent.
Thousand AKSHAYs just cut their wrists
Fearing what their parents would say,
A hundred JAIs inhaled gas from a burning stove
Humiliated by those ‘Oh-So-Dear’ relatives,
But, don’t you worry!
They were just a part of that “miniscule minority”.
Bengaluru Pride & Karnataka Queer Habba is organised by CSMR, which is a coalition of many LGBTQ and allied groups & individuals, mainly based in Bengaluru.
PUNE PRIDE WALK 2014 IS HERE!
It all started when a television channel aired a video of a couple kissing at a café. This was followed by vandalism of the café by a right wing group.