One of the best-selling books last year was by an author and activist who has inspired millions with her writing, podcast, and non-profit work. Her name is Glennon Doyle, and she’s full of experiences and life lessons that are changing the world, especially for women and the LGBTQ+ community. [Read more…] about Who Is Glennon Doyle? An Unlikely Authority on Living Authentically
Jonathan Van Ness (JVN) is a wildly popular LGBTQ+ celebrity and nonbinary influencer. Originally a hairdresser, he rose to fame for his web series Gay of Thrones, a hilarious parody in which he would review recent episodes of the popular HBO Series, Game of Thrones.
JVN further launched his career when he was named the grooming expert on the Netflix series Queer Eye.Today, he hosts a popular podcast, Getting Curious with Jonathan Van Ness, and recently released his first book, Over the Top: A Raw Journey to Self-Love, in September 2019. [Read more…] about Jonathan Van Ness Quotes: 101 of JVN’s Wittiest Remarks
There are a number of reasons that you could be thinking about unique nicknames, such as:
- Wanting a fun name to be called by your friends
- Seeking out a new identity to use in online spaces or virtual worlds, like the metaverse
- Preferring a name that is more gender-neutral, masculine, or feminine than your legal name
- Not feeling aligned with the name assigned to you at birth
- Wanting to go by a less formal name
Glennon Doyle (formerly Glennon Doyle Melton) has an incredible personal story. It is one of overcoming adversity, embracing her true self, learning about self-love, and intriguingly, leading a revolution as a result of these experiences.
Despite growing up wildly loved by her family, society’s messaging of misogyny, body shaming, and religious doctrine gradually took a grip on her young mind.
As a little girl, Glennon (unsurprisingly) internalized society’s messages about what a girl’s body “should” look like— small, quiet, and shrinking. Gradually freeing herself from these beliefs, Glennon shares her processing of shedding society’s burdens in her three epic books: Carry On, Warrior, Love Warrior, and Untamed. [Read more…] about Glennon Doyle Melton on Embracing Your Messy Life
In 2019, Showtime premiered a groundbreaking comedy series, Work in Progress, releasing an eight-episode season in December.
The show was met with excitement and enthusiasm by a large audience, and both the creators and viewers loved to see the success of such a unique and refreshing show. After two great seasons, Showtime announced that they wouldn’t renew it for a third. [Read more…] about Work in Progress: Showtime’s Groundbreaking LGBTQ+ Comedy