Category: lbgtq

telling my story of faith + exclusion and the rebellious act of being me

i am sitting on my couch in my home, the home that i am so amazingly blessed to own with my wife, watching the clouds disperse outside my living window. the sun is beginning to peek out and shine brightly. it’s early evening, almost 8 pm, and no where near sunset yet. birds are chirping..

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december 26 // celebrating six years of marriage

On this day, 6 years ago, I looked out this very same window, to take in this very same morning view, just before heading out the door to marry my best friend, my partner, my inspiration, my hero. Six years of marriage have passed, and I can only say that, as I stand here looking..

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// week thirty one (part 2) // celebrating pride weekend in stockholm

on saturday morning, just a mere 24 hours after my brother left to go back to the states, lina and i headed back to stockholm for the big stockholm pride celebration. the actual pride festival had been going on all week long throughout the city, and we were pumped to get to be part of..

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when love wins: how marriage equality + forgiveness in charleston have changed us

marriage equality has come to the US! i’ve been dying to write this post. i meant to do it yesterday, but i am so glad that i didn’t. i needed a little perspective. i needed to let it sink it a bit. though, i’m not sure it has really sunk in yet. in any case, had..

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