Tales of a Middle-Aged Single Gay Man looks at Passive Aggression

Ah…the Passive Aggressives. We have all met them. They open their mouths and what comes out is meant to sound like a compliment but is actually a veiled put down. Before you can reply they have moved on to a new subject. Like a silent assassin they strike then dare you recover from the blow. If you point out “Hey, would you like that Continue Reading

Life’s Little Boxes: Tales of a Middle-Aged Single Gay Man wrestles with Sex Education

Steven Smith discusses plans for sex education in schools, talking about LBGTQ issues to primary schoolchildren, coming out to his own nephew…plus a Lady Gaga anecdote. Jodie, aged six, on hearing her uncle Paul and his friend, who she affectionately calls Uncle Steven and has done since she can remember, are coming Continue Reading