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Casitas Laquita: A Lesbian Resort that Some Call Home

Casitas Laquita: A Lesbian Resort that Some Call Home

By Emelina Minero While in Palm Springs, CA during the Dinah Shore Weekend I visited lesbian resort Casitas Laquita, owned by partners Joanna and Denise. The facilities, both the rooms and…

Desert Adventures: Gay Jeep Tours, A Gem in Palm Springs, CA

Desert Adventures: Gay Jeep Tours, A Gem in Palm Springs, CA

By Emelina Minero While in Palm Springs, CA for the Dinah Shore Weekend, I went on the Gay Icons jeep tour, one of three gay jeep tours from Desert Adventures.…

Queen of Hearts: More than a Resort, A Safe Lesbian Community in Palm Springs, CA

Queen of Hearts: More than a Resort, A Safe Lesbian Community in Palm Springs, CA

By Emelina Minero While in Palm Springs during the Dinah Shore Weekend we got to visit lesbian resort Queen of Hearts and met owner Michelle Secor. Secor greeted us with…

Rogers & Hollands Jewelers is Adding a New Wedding Jewelry Collection Created to Celebrate Marriage and Equality

Rogers & Hollands Jewelers is Adding a New Wedding Jewelry Collection Created to Celebrate Marriage and Equality

With marriage equality making major strides across the country, the burgeoning same-sex wedding industry is attracting a wide range of companies with years of experience in the wedding business. One…

I Am The Human Experience (Living as a Polyglot): Linabel Ramirez

I Am The Human Experience (Living as a Polyglot): Linabel Ramirez

I want a personal identity—singular, But I continue to kill it.  The symptoms usually start with amnesia.  I forget which identity is real The same way I forget which language…

I Am The Human Experience: Brandis

I Am The Human Experience: Brandis

I am a mother, daughter and friend. I am fluffy-licious and proud, an extrovert. I am disabled, educated, a thinker and a doer, loyal to the very end. I am…

I Am The Human Experience: Lisa Overturf

I Am The Human Experience: Lisa Overturf

I am the human experience. I am a sexual person, but first and foremost, I am a human being. I was a sexually precocious child and experimented in ways that…

Get Involved With Your Local Community: An Introduction To Palm Springs’ LGBT Community Center

Get Involved With Your Local Community: An Introduction To Palm Springs’ LGBT Community Center

By Emelina Minero The LGBT Community Center of the Desert, commonly known as The Center, is a great example of what LGBT centers should aspire to. The Center, located in downtown…

Navigating White Party Palm Springs, the Gayest Event in the World

Navigating White Party Palm Springs, the Gayest Event in the World

By Emelina Minero Jeffrey Sanker’s White Party Palm Springs, commonly known as WPPS, is the largest gay dance music festival in the world, bringing over 30,000 men to Palm Springs,…