Pink and Blue I Love You

Gilda stood at the bottom of the stairs with fists planted on hips and forced a furious furrow onto her smooth brow. “For goodness sake, Beatrice, haven’t you changed yet? We have to get going soon!” “I know, I know. Sorry, I was just finishing my book.” “It’s Friday night. … Continue reading

Some Thoughts on Marriage Equality

Just in case you were living under a rock or paying attention to what some would say was more pressing news, those in favor of marriage equality won a decisive victory in the Supreme Court ruling on the subject of gay marriage. With a 5-4 vote with Justices Sotomayor, Kagan, Ginsburg, Breyer and Kennedy on the majority side, and Justices Roberts, Scalia, Alito, and Thomas dissenting.

I won’t go into details about how ecstatic I was for this ruling. Those of you who know me know that I am firmly in the camp of marriage equality and LGBTQIA rights. Let’s just say that there was much merriment, congratulations, and smiles aplenty among my friends and I. Continue reading