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Pop Op: Time to get serious?

Travis has some news, some not so surprising facts about our community and some lingering questions as he prepares to start his second year writing for SDGLN.

LGBT happy hour welcomes "out, closeted and questioning" Capitol Hill staff

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Congressional Staff Association (LGBT CSA), which represents LGBT House staffers, and its Senate counterpart, GLASS, the Gay and Lesbian Association of Senate Staff, will jointly host the event on Thursday at 6 p.m. at the Top of the Hill bar above the Pour House.

Meet Vertez Burks at The Center on Tuesday

Former teacher, LGBT activist and photographer/videographer Vertez Burks will be interviewed by Coffee & Conversation with Cool Women host Tryce Czyczynska, co-founder of 51% -- A Woman’s Place is in Politics.

Big Assets: ATM hottie with a small one

Getting control of your debt is the first step to financial independence. Do not delay any longer. Make a plan, stick to it, and track your progress!

Fruit Fly in the City: Notching the bedpost

I couldn’t help myself so I asked, “Uh … Cathy Orange? What constitutes ‘sleeping’ with another woman in the lesbian world?”

Life with Benny: Harassment of LGBT youth must stop

I did not plan on writing about this topic, but I read these two articles about recent LGBT teen suicides with sadness, anger and a sense of wanting to wrap my arms around all LGBT youth and protect them for the big, bad world that we live in.