Jason Alex-Day Perry

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Twenty-two years ago, I asked my dad if he was gay. Then he was gone.

On a Saturday afternoon in April 1992, when I was 13, my father told me we needed to talk. We sat on the itchy baby-blue blanket on my bed in the …

Meet some real-life dads who responded to their kids coming out in the best way possible.

Listening to these dads and their (adult) kids is a nice feel-good experience.<p>If you have time for a video, give it a watch. If not, scroll down for …

Honest And Revealing Portraits Of Gay Couples In The 80's

Although the clothing and other aesthetic aspects can easily reveal the era the photos were taken, the scenes of Sage Sohier’s series “At Home With …

These Mirrored Fences Camouflage Themselves According To The Seasons

Artist Alyson Shotz has created an interesting piece of installation artwork that also serves as a thought experience – a run-of-the-mill picket …

JJ Levine's gender-bending portraits

For his photography series Alone Time, Montreal-based artist JJ Levine feigned portraits of couples by asking a friend to pose as both genders for each photo. He wanted to "bring to the forefront the idea that gender can be malleable and subject to change," he says, and the results are very …

Gorgeous LA Sunrise Photo is Collage of 60 Images

Photographer Dan Marker-Moore recently created this stunning collage using 60 photos he had taken over the course of one LA sunrise. Each diagonal line, though barely visible, represents a different image and was taken a few minutes after the image to its left. It's like the City of Angels is …

Photography

Through The Internet, Gay Teens Connected To Larger Community

In the past 20 years, the Internet has significantly changed what it means to grow up as a gay kid in this country.<p>Before the Web, many gay young people grew up in what seemed to be isolation, particularly those in small towns. But with the advent of online chat rooms and Websites dedicated to gay …

Male sexual orientation influenced by genes, study shows

A study of gay men in the US has found fresh evidence that male sexual orientation is influenced by genes. Scientists tested the DNA of 400 gay men and found that genes on at least two chromosomes affected whether a man was gay or straight.<p>A region of the X chromosome called Xq28 had some impact on …

Old Mysterious Photos that will Haunt Your Dreams

4 years, 2 months ago<p>Looking at old vintage photos out of context is not only a recipe for creepiness, it’s also one of our favorite pastimes. What …

Loving Family Photographed Every Year For 21 Years

It's the finesse and poise which sets the photographic work of Zed Nelson apart from many of his talented contemporaries.<p>Indeed, there are few better …

Animated pixel art anyone? Let the running waters soothe your soul

How to: Make a DIY Modern Concrete Fire Pit from Scratch

<i>There's no doubt about the cheer. Beside your fire you live in a private, glowing little world. All around you, fire shapes dance across rocks and</i> …

How to Spray Paint Furniture

1<p><b>Choose the spray paint you will use.</b> Make sure it is the right spray paint for the type of furniture you are trying to paint. You can purchase …

Furniture

Slim Corridors & Courtyard Open Up Narrow Japanese Home

Areas with a long history of dense urban development have a lot of practice when it comes to maximizing light and openness within limited lots. This …

5 Easy Ways To Improve Your Home's Curb Appeal

First impressions are important. The exterior of your home is the first thing a person sees when they visit your home and the last thing they see …

Landscaping

Five Fabulous Kitchen Update Ideas

The kitchen is one of the places we spend most of our time. It can feel a little boring at times, but maybe you don't have the money to do all of the …

Alive Without Breath: Three Dimensional Animals Painted in Layers of Resin by Keng Lye | Colossal

<p>Singapore-based artist Keng Lye creates near life-like sculptures of animals relying on little but paint, resin and a phenomenal sense of …

Better Homes & Gardens Home

Transform molds from your pantry and easy-to-use concrete into a variety of planters that will add texture and charm to your outdoor spaces.<p>1 of …

Make it: Easy & Uniquely-shaped Concrete Planters

Now that Spring has arrived, I'm sure you are plotting out what your garden will feature this year. You may have all the flowers lined up, but what …

Roundup: 10 Easy DIYable Spring Centerpieces

There's still snow on the ground where I live, so I'm doing all I can to bring a breath of spring indoors. These easy spring centerpieces do just …

design

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