Mating in Captivity

Some animals breed successfully in captivity, some don’t. This animal hasn’t in quite some time. At the beginning of the lockdown and social distancing, the novelty of spending time with Tripp led to a sense of almost reckless sexual abandon. All the things we had wanted to do, we suddenly had time and space toContinue reading “Mating in Captivity”

I’m calling Shenanigans

I read an article about the rise of the leather scene. The author claimed that gay men began wearing leather gear because it was “hyper-masculine” and a response to the view that gay men were effeminate. It argued it arose from motorcycle gangs and was meant to intimidate. Bullshit. It’s arguably masculine, but I don’tContinue reading “I’m calling Shenanigans”

Taxonomy of a Doc

Someone once called me a Neanderthal. I’m not, I checked: Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia Order: Primates Suborder: Haplorhini Infraorder: Simiiformes Family: Hominidae dysfunctionalii Subfamily: Homininae homosexualis Tribe: Hominini leatherii bedeesemsis Genus: Homo sexual Linnaeus, 1758 as amended by Doc I’m blaming this on boxed wine and isolation.