Condragulations, Rupaul Makes History!

Finger-snaps. Tongue-pops.  Beer glasses clink together. Loud Yas and whistles:  another queen has sashayed down the runway. Every Thursday, the Old Soul Brewery (Cleveland St., Fort Myers) screens the newest episode of RuPaul’s Drag Race All-stars. The fiercest queens from the previous eight seasons return to compete for the All-Star title and a chance to … Continue reading Condragulations, Rupaul Makes History!

Emancipation

I grew up in my mind. It was where I was safe. It was where I was free. Not bound by the burden of multiple Mothers. Not bound by the burden of stray bullets. Not bound by the burden of being myself. In my mind, I am a king. A queen. A jester. A thorned … Continue reading Emancipation