i'm going to write angry letters about marriage equality
Posted in: NZ Writing 13th April 2013
A beautiful sarcasm-lined poetic response to a Dom Post opinion piece about "how marriage is all about being able to do the sexing and get the babies".
NZ Writing: Stop by Anon
Posted in: NZ Writing 19th March 2013
"I can hear the phone, see the message. I dream of you coming back to me." Anon pours her heartbreak into words, which she shares in our New Zealand Writing section.
NZ Writing: No Longer Here and others
Posted in: NZ Writing 6th February 2013
Chaz Harris shares three pieces he has penned in our New Zealand Writing section: No Longer Here, Surrender and Wide Open.
NZ Writing: Ecstasy and Ripped Fishnets
Posted in: NZ Writing 26th January 2013
Patrick Graham uses the song Go West by the Petshop boys as a jumping off point for his two short stories, Ecstasy and Ripped Fishnets.
NZ Writing: Rainbow town and Jesus land
Posted in: NZ Writing 8th January 2013
Dunedin high school student Richard Brown shares a story he wrote for his Level 2 writing portfolio, which is about growing up queer in small town Puritan New Zealand.
NZ Writing: The Call by Jern Siong
Posted in: NZ Writing 16th December 2012
In Jern Siong's The Call, a young gay man who fled home gets a phone call from his estranged religious father, who has some major pieces of news. Is there peace to be found?
NZ Writing: Run by Jern Siong
Posted in: NZ Writing 21st November 2012
"It took him a long time to summon enough courage to flee. To defy his parents. To leave behind what was familiar and strike out on his own."
NZ Writing: 3 by Jern Siong
Posted in: NZ Writing 11th November 2012
From our New Zealand Writing section: 3 by Jern Siong looks at the dilemma of telling the truth to the person you love the most ...
NZ Writing: Bent Love
Posted in: NZ Writing 4th November 2012
Michael Mair shares his lyrical poem Bent Love, with his message: "weâve been in the shadows, now weâre stepping into the light."
NZ Writing: The Mist Wanderers
Posted in: NZ Writing 27th October 2012
Sebastian Langfield encompasses Macbeth in his beautifully-penned short story which sees a frustrated young actor wander through a cruising park ... but does he find what he is looking for?
Teenage day dream and other poems
Posted in: NZ Writing 21st October 2012
We asked for submissions for our NZ Writing section and the talented Patrick Graham is among those who have responded.
Two Dorothies all at sea: Part Six
Posted in: NZ Writing 5th December 2011
The final of an occasional series detailing the experiences of a âstraightâ cruise by couple of gay Kiwi boys aboard the Radiance of the Seas.
Just what are those kids up to?!
Posted in: NZ Writing 2nd November 2011
The wonderful folks over at the youth glbti site Curious have found a whole swag of interns who are writing about everything from books and music to political action.
Our blog zone is back and humming! Check out what some of bloggers have to say about the world, including Michael Stevens' horror at the horrific murder of Stuart Walker in Scotland.
Posted in: NZ Writing 21st October 2011
Don't get what the buzz is about gay marriage? Then you'll probably agree with this blogger "Thundercvnt" who shares his take on the issue with GayNZ.com.