A QUEER DILEMMA

A Queer Dilemma by T. M. Brown poem If the theory is true that our formative years are what made us queers – what difference does that make to us now? As we’re life long gays and set in our ways – I mean it’s not like thumb sucking a habit that...

The Christening

The Christening by jocelyne rigal short story ‘If he’s coming, there’s no reason why you should not be coming.’ So said Roger about the christening of his grandson, as I was talking to him over the phone. Roger had been my partner for the last four years (both of us...

If I Should Fall Asleep – CW: Suicide

If I Should Fall Asleep by Cassia Gaden Gilmartin short story It’s nine o’clock, evening but not yet night, and the sky is the colour of peaches. Colours, rather. A pinkish red in the high places and yellow nearer the horizon, as if the sun’s split open and leaked all...

HOMOPHOBIC POEM NO. 8

homophobic poem no. 8 by T. M. Brown poem Are Gay People Artistic Because They’re Gay Or Gay Because They’re Artistic?, Either Way It Seems A Strange Conclusion To Reach And To Say The Least Over Simplistic. I Read Somewhere Once That All Great Poets Have...

In Ireland and in Love

in ireland and in love by jocelyne rigal short story How do you heal a broken heart? Mine had been reduced to shreds by Mairead, an out and proud lesbian I met at work. Mairead, all hoodies and short hair, didn’t take my feelings for her seriously because I’d had two...