When the Worst Happens

This week's blog is up on TheNextFamily.com - a little different than previous entries.  I was reminiscing on a rough patch we went through as a family last July.  I find that in every situation, SOMETHING can be learned.  Check it out, and as always, feel free to leave some love.http://thenextfamily.com/2011/07/learning-to-accept-and-forgive-through-... Be the change that you want to be in the world. ~ Gandhi...more

And Here We Go Again!

The adventures continue!  This week's installment of my blog on TheNextFamily.com is up and ready for your reading enjoyment!  Check it out and feel free, as always, to leave some love if you are so inclined!http://thenextfamily.com/2011/07/dont-ask-dont-tell/ Be the change that you want to be in the world. ~ Gandhi...more

Off to the National Equality March!

Yep folks, it's that time again!  My weekly blog is up on TheNextFamily.com and ready for your reading enjoyment....lol!  Check it out, and as always, feel free to leave some love!http://domesticdyke.com/2011/07/07/off-to-the-national-equality-march/ Be the change that you want to be in the world. ~ Gandhi...more

hiding in public

Most of us who come out aren’t doing so because we wish to entertain others, because we crave attention, or because we wish to promote publication of a memoir. Most of us come out after significant personal struggle and a whole lot of soul searching. And sometimes, in the aftermath of a whole lot of damage....more

they will do a lot based on peer pressure, but as they move forward, they do begin to question ...more

Newlyweds take D.C.!

This week's blog is up on TheNextFamily.com - and we're following the D.C. segment of our honeymoon.  Feel free to stop by, check it out, and leave some love if you are so inclined...and thanks for reading!http://thenextfamily.com/2011/06/lesbian-newlyweds/ Be the change that you want to be in the world. ~ Gandhi...more

Newlyweds in New York

The latest installment is up at TheNextFamily.com, as the story of our wedding/honeymoon journey continues!  Feel free to check it out and leave some love, if you are so inclined :)http://thenextfamily.com/2011/06/lesbian-newlyweds-in-new-york/ Be the change that you want to be in the world. ~ Gandhi...more

Our Wedding Day: The Beginning of Our Beautiful Adventure

Last week's blog is up on TheNextFamily.com...we're finally up to the wedding day!!  Check it out...enjoy...leave some love if you are so inclined!http://thenextfamily.com/2011/06/lesbian-wedding/Be the change that you want to be in the world. ~ Gandhi...more

Lesbian Blogger Hoax: Warnings & Questions About Paula Brooks

Paula Brooks, lesbian blogger, mom of 4-year-old twins and an adopted baby from Belize, and Deaf person, stepped down this week as head of women's news site LezGetReal.com, claiming to have perpetuated an elaborate hoax for years. "Brooks" described himself to the Washington Post as an ex-construction worker and military man named Bill Graber. Hang onto your hats, because the unfolding story is one of the most tangled pieces of Internet drama and extended sockpuppetry I've ever encountered. ...more

LezGetReal fans need to have a LezGetGRABER website! more

More Lesbian Confessions from the Second Closet link Examiner article

http://www.examiner.com/domestic-issues-in-national/more-lesbian-confessions-from-the-second-closet?CID=examiner_alerts_article     ...more

Crossroads

Yesterday, the moment I have been waiting on for over a year finally arrived. A Beautiful Mess: Confessions from the Second Closet went from a file on my laptop, to a readily available to the public, full-length novel. In the blink of an eye, it happened. I really thought I would be more excited than I actually was. Sure, for about an hour after the realization of “you’re a published author now” settled in, I was excited. Then, it quickly faded. I am not sure why that happened. I was ecstatic when I finished the “final” draft (there were three more after the final lol)....more