Gay Tucson Blog

The Gay Tucson Blog is updated regularly with current events, information, and possible musings from one of the members of our team. No matter the author or topic, it will always feature awesome things about Tucson’s LGBT community.

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From The GayTucson Blog...

Leadership & Self-Care: Nutrition as a Leadership Development Strategy

How does your investment in personal nutrition forecast your potential as an effective leader and performance in leadership roles? Insist that it has little...

Pride Events in Arizona This June

Tucson Pride is in October, but for the rest of the country, it’s in June. You’ll know it by the mass rainbow apparel that...

Abortion Rights & The Community

If the attack on LGBTQ+ rights weren't enough...On May 2nd a 98-page majority draft opinion written by Justice Samuel Alito was leaked to Politico...

The Anti-LGBTQ Bills of 2022

If you don’t watch or read the news you might have missed the onslaught of anti-LGBTQ bills introduced in 2022. The majority of the...

Reduce, Re-use, and Repurpose: Your Bathroom Scale

In the earliest history of scales, merchants used these devices to assess the value of goods like grain, gold, and livestock. Imagining how it...

Spooning With My Best Friend

It took about a minute to realize plenty of non-queer people were in the closet with me--the byproduct of a judgmental society that forms...

The 2022 Southwest Love Fest is Coming!

You may have seen the flyers or online ads for the 2022 Southwest Love Fest. And if you aren’t familiar at all, we’re going...

Kenny K. Royal

We love supporting local and this week we caught up with Arizona-based rapper Kenny K. Royal. At the end of February, he dropped the...

The Annual Tucson Erotica Art Show

If you’re new to Tucson or just new to the art scene here, let me tell you about the annual Tucson Erotica Art Show....

10 Nutrition Myths Worth Rethinking

Hi, I'm Jaye Alynn. This article reflects my opinion based on two decades of empirical data with Wellness Concepts. Nonetheless, I believe we can...

5 Facebook Social Groups for Tucson Queers

We all know that making new friends and socializing becomes more difficult the older you get. Thankfully Facebook makes it easy to create and...

The Way of the Fairie

The Way of the Fairie Coming out is not a snap decision, but, as William Faulkner said, you cannot swim to a better land until...

Why You Never Stop Coming Out

When I realized it was all about the boys for me, there was not a queer in sight. Unbeknownst to me, thousands of men...

Velvet & Shadow Photography

Welcome to Velvet & Shadow Photography, a rainbow color explosion for the eyes. But, not in an 'it hurts my head to look at'...

Out at the 2022 Winter Olympics

While it’s going to be hard to beat the Summer Olympic medal haul from LGBTQ athletes, the winter games won’t be dismissed outright. Here’s...

Gay Tucson Meetup Group

Gay Tucson (Meetup) founder Todd G. retired early and moved to Tucson from the Midwest in 2018. He, a former partner, and a friend...

DC Is Getting Queerer & Queerer

This year DC Comics has gotten decidedly queerer. First Robin flew the closet and then was followed by the son of Superman, both excepting...

3 Meetup Groups for Queer Women in Tucson

Let’s face it. It’s hard to meet women who love women in Tucson. Pretty much everywhere actually. When I say that I mean that...

Lady Haha Comedy Open Mic Breaks Barriers for LGBTQ+ and Femme...

“What if a comedy open mic was actually fun?”  This was the question that local stand-up comedians Priscilla Fernandez, Mo Urban, and Amber Frame found...

Grace St. Paul’s Episcopal Church

There are many great ministries out there in Tucson but here's a new one (to us.) Grace St. Paul’s Episcopal Church has a rich...

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