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February 10th, 2013 · No Comments
November 6th, 2012 · 1 Comment
We share things at Oink. Like good friends do. When Jean mentioned that she had run out of clean underwear, I gave her a pair of my black cotton panties. I always pack extra undies and socks. One year later, we were back at Oink and she returned my panties. She told me how she would wear […]
November 2nd, 2012 · 1 Comment
My friend Barbara Nitke has a new book out: American Ecstasy. It’s really beautiful and fun. These photos are early works from when she would shoot stills for porn films. She also shot a lot of behind-the-scenes shots that portrayed life in the porn industry as not always so orgasmic and glamorous.
November 19th, 2011 · No Comments
Friday night I went to Charles Gatewood‘s opening at the Leslie-Lohman Foundation. This is one of Kymara‘s mannequins at the exhibit. Those are antique love letter accessorized with a leather blindfold, collar and leash from Purple Passion, a sponsor of the show. Some really cool people showed up. Mike and Nayland were there!
July 4th, 2011 · No Comments
Photo by Nayland Blake
June 19th, 2011 · No Comments
Screwed up and left my camera at home so not many photos this year. Here’s a cell phone shot of my sexy Daddy. It was a hot sunny day and it seemed everybody was at the fair. This year was different for me because I got introduced on stage with the other titleholders. That was […]
April 8th, 2011 · No Comments
Spanky at Folsom Street East 2008 Spanky passed away this week after a long battle with cancer. I met Spanky in the early 90’s when we were both active with National Leather Association. He was friendly, fun and a tireless volunteer. I remember when he became the Northeast Drummerboy in 1993; there was a travel […]
April 7th, 2011 · No Comments
This brief bio was written by Gil Kessler and reprinted with permission. August Kalin passed away in New York City on April 4, 2011 following a major stroke two weeks earlier. Augie was 55. He was born in Syracuse, NY and lived most of his life in the state. For the last 5½ […]
January 5th, 2011 · 3 Comments
So, I just read Man Attempts to Restore Romance to NYC With Blog Admitting Interest in Marriage. Ya know, marriage is not the ticket to romance. Sure, getting married is romantic. Oh, the engagement! Oh, the wedding! Oh, the big white wedding dress! Oh, finding “the one!” Being together forever and ever. Dreaming of what […]
January 3rd, 2011 · No Comments
Leo of The Pretty Boi Diaries organized a Queer/Leather happy hour at the NY Eagle last week. It was a fun night out at the leather bar.