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Saying Farewell to Summer at a Gay Nude Beach

As fall approaches, I can’t help but marvel at the sights, sounds and stories I experienced this summer at a local, clothing-optional stretch of the water’s edge that the...

Dear Diary: It Was the Best of Hair, It Was the Worst of Hair

Wade decides it’s about time he splurged on a visit to an upscale salon, and he certainly ends up paying the price. I spent a majority of my Ozarks childhood accompanying my...

HealthSherpa Guides the LGBTQ+ Community From Wilderness to Wellness

HealthSherpa was founded in 2013 on the belief that healthcare should not be politicized, but instead is a fundamental right rather than a privilege. The organization began in San...

Smart Investment Strategies Will Help You Grow Your Nest Egg

We consider investment strategies, specifically, the difference between short and long-term goals, then look at some apps that can get you headed in the right financial direction....

Sexual Health Men: What You Want, Where You Want It, When You Need It

Sexual Health Men is a professional wide-ranging service where men can find a variety of procedures suited to specific needs and desires. Men are varied and so are their needs....

Express Your Inner Foodie with the New Tofuture Tofu Press

There are many health benefits that come from eating tofu and a wealth of delicious meals you can make using it. But, let’s face it: sometimes working with tofu can lead to...

Rochester: Experience NYC’s Gay-Friendly Neighbor to the North

Nestled 90 minutes from Niagara Falls and just off of the southern shore of Lake Ontario in the Finger Lakes region of New York, you’ll find the city of Rochester. Known for...

Lend An Ear: Why Editor Paul Hagen is Only Half Listening to You

The summer after kindergarten, I was admitted to the hospital. Something was wrong with my left ear, and the doctors were having difficulty identifying a remedy. They hoped a...

“Mardi Gras By the Sea” Transports Bourbon Street to Provincetown

“Mardi Gras By the Sea” was the Provincetown Carnival theme this year, and revelers went all out to bring the flavors, the heat and humidity and the magic of New...

How Do You Create the Ideal Floral Design for Your Wedding?

For thoughts on wedding blooms we consulted Barbara Mele of Gatherings Floral Design and the FlowerSchool of New York: METROSOURCE: What do you wish people knew before coming to...

Provincetown, MA: Come for an LGBT Vacation, Stay for the Artwork

Provincetown’s art scene is not nearly as famous among LGBT vacationers as the town’s seasonal events — including their spectacular Fourth of July weekend, Bear...

I Thought I Deserved to Be on a Fashion Blog Until I Got the Chance

Why shouldn’t I be one of those men they snap goin about their days sporting impeccable street fashion? I found out. Andy Warhol famously said, “In the future everyone will be...