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NLGJA Award Winner “The Thief of Self”

Berlin Sylvestre won the Excellence in Feature Writing, Non-Daily Award for this piece. Congratulations, Berlin! Granny Pearl shuffled into the living room with unfocused eyes and mouth agape, startling me....

Walgreens Offering Free HIV Testing on June 27

As many know, the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Atlanta and throughout Georgia rivals that of a third world country. According to the Georgia Department of Public Health, 2,698 Georgians were diagnosed with HIV in 2017....

WATCH: Taboo Issue Story Preview

Georgia Voice editor Patrick Colson-Price previews the stories you can find in our taboo issue, out now! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2dHglULZ5w8&pbjreload=10...

Atlanta Ink

Rich Parker has three significant tattoos on their left leg: their mother, the late artist Prince and English singer/songwriter FKA twigs.“When I first started coming out and telling people, FKA twigs was m...

Life in Porn with Jack Dixon

In today’s society, the adult entertainment business is still considered a taboo filled playground with artificial orgasms, overzealous “stars” looking for the next big scene, and in some cases, those scenes th...

Stonewall: A Personal Memoir

That night, standing in Stonewall, I could not have imagined what the next few hours would do to change the gay and lesbian community around the world. I doubt anyone else could have known. How could we have kn...

Marc and Walter: Life with Alzheimer’s

While most of our readers recognize this month as Pride month, June holds another title that affects many in our community: Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month. The Alzheimer’s Association estimates that 5.8 ...

Practicing Safe KINK Play

For many in the LGBTQ community, sexual activity behind closed doors involves more than just the generic sexual intercourse practice. Like anal intercourse, these types of activities require a level of hygiene ...

More Than Just a Flag

There is more to the life of local transgender activist, Monica Helms, than being the creator of the transgender pride flag.In her latest book, “More Than Just a Flag”, Monica tells her life story from the ...