KEEPING YOUR CLOTHES ON DURING SEX…

I am the last person to knock nudity. We strip down to our birthday suit to do lots of important stuff: shower, use the restroom (kinda), get hot and heavy. But how about keeping your clothes on during sex (just a little bit)? Wouldn’t that heighten the excitement of eventual nakedness? Do you think the…

MEET THE FIRST TRANS MAN TO MODEL FOR AN ANDREW CHRISTIAN UNDERWEAR CAMPAIGN

San Diego-based personal trainer Jesse Diamond has become the first trans man to feature in an underwear campaign for well-known underwear brand, Andrew Christian. Diamond, 27, was born in Tacoma, Washington, and raised in Northern Virginia, just outside of Washington DC. ‘A dream come true’ In an exclusive chat with Gay Star News, he describes landing…

18 RULES OF TEXTING ETIQUETTE FOR GAY MEN

It’s 2018. Texting has been a mainstream thing for well over a decade. We should know the rules by now (and yes there are hard and fast rules of texting). But my gay (male) friends and potential boyfriends (if they even acknowledge I exist) still don’t seem to “get” how to text. So I’m laying…

H&M IS ABOUT TO LAUNCH ITS FIRST EVER PRIDE COLLECTION

A Winter Olympian and RuPaul’s Drag Race alumna are just some of the models for H&M’s first ever Pride collection of clothes and accessories. The Swedish retailer with a global presence will launch the collection in time for Pride Month on 31 May. It is the first time H&M has made clothes and a full…

THE GIFT OF DISAPPOINTMENT IS A BRIDGE TO THE QUEER COMMUNITY

The gift of disappointment is to bring us into reality of the world so we don’t get stuck in the realm of how things might have been and accept our rightful place within the queer community. Whenever we do something in life with an expectation of how we’d like it to turn out, we risk…

F.D. BORDEAUX: ‘IT’S ESSENTIAL TO LIVE OUT & PROUD AS A GAY RAPPER’

F.D. Bordeaux (real name Alexander Xavier Harris) isn’t ashamed to call himself a gay rapper. In fact, he believes living out and proud is an ‘essential’ act of defiance in his industry. The 20-year-old rapper was born in Texas, then moved to New Jersey when he was seven. He now attends college in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He…