Honouring history and shining a spotlight on the challenges facing Black 2SLGBTQI+ Canadians today
How to navigate uncomfortable conversations with family about gender identity and sexual orientation during the holidays
Embracing aging as a gay man can be an overwhelming and liberating experience
Sharing my struggles, dreams and deepest secrets with people I’ve never met IRL has been a game-changer
When we shine our own light, we empower others to light up, too
The ultimate form of resistance and rebellion, Black queer joy is rooted in community, connections, and a true sense of belonging
The rainbow crosswalk I championed – a very visible symbol of progress and pride – made me feel free to be my true self
Authentic LGBTQ2+ representation in media matters, because we exist in every story
Making friends is easier to do when you’re the new kid on the block… By Jumol Royes I was in my early 20s and fresh out of the closet when...
Being an LGBTQ2+ caregiver can be tough. But what happens when the caregiver needs care?… By Jumol Royes I’m blessed to have two parents who are both relatively healthy and...
Whether sad tears or happy tears, when it comes to matters of the heart, there will be tears
Seeing myself reflected in the lived experiences of my queer Black fam was a healing gift I didn’t realize I needed