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SheWired: National Coffee Day is Here and It’s Queerer Than Ever

Though it's notoriously been known as a 'boy's club,' the coffee industry finally has some women and LGBT folk at the forefront of its newest wave. Meet them right here! It's National Coffee Day, and when you pick up your favorite blend as you walk out the door to your next meeting or as you [...]

By | 2015-10-19T21:35:31+00:00 September 29th, 2015|Online writing|Comments Off on SheWired: National Coffee Day is Here and It’s Queerer Than Ever

SheWired: Grace Jones Proves Herself a Gender-Bending Icon Once Again

The iconic singer's gender and sexuality has been speculated on many times, and she pushes our expectations once again in what might be her boldest appearance yet. As the final show in an epic Hollywood Bowl season - which included a diverse set of stars including the American Ballet Theatre, the B-52s, and Kanye West - Grace [...]

By | 2015-10-19T21:10:17+00:00 September 28th, 2015|Online writing|Comments Off on SheWired: Grace Jones Proves Herself a Gender-Bending Icon Once Again

SheWired: 11 Pics of the Dapper Set that Make Us Want to Up Our Wardrobe Game

Fall for the stylish queers whose dapper ways make us swoon. Style and fashion are on everyone's minds this time of year, as the weather shifts and fall wardrobes get pulled out or updated. People are glacing around to decide what their next style shift will look like, and some of the most stylish queer [...]

By | 2015-10-19T22:10:13+00:00 September 25th, 2015|Online writing|Comments Off on SheWired: 11 Pics of the Dapper Set that Make Us Want to Up Our Wardrobe Game

DC: D1J – #6 Detroit steels #10 Charlottesville, 193-160

JACKSONVILLE, FL – Seedings finally proved themselves in the game between Detroit and Charlottesville, but only by a small and deliberate margin. After finishing the half only 12 points up, Detroit pushed through the second half of the game, with a series of more substantial points grabs including an impressive 23-0 jam halfway through by [...]

By | 2015-10-16T19:35:41+00:00 September 20th, 2015|Online writing|Comments Off on DC: D1J – #6 Detroit steels #10 Charlottesville, 193-160

DC: D1J – #1 London fogs #4 Atlanta, 221-88

JACKSONVILLE, FL – Tournament play continued Saturday afternoon with a matchup between first-seed London and fourth-seed Atlanta in Jacksonville. Both teams had entered the game undefeated in the tournament so far, and the winner of this game would be guaranteed their trip to Minnesota in November, while the loser would have to fight on for the 3rd spot [...]

By | 2015-10-16T18:33:55+00:00 September 19th, 2015|Online writing|Comments Off on DC: D1J – #1 London fogs #4 Atlanta, 221-88

DC: D1D – #8 Crime City Cleans Up #5 Stockholm, 224-118.

DALLAS, TX – A penalty-plagued Swedish showdown saw both teams lose players to the box again and again, with Stockholm most compromised defensively by those penalties, including losing a player to a foul out by the half. Final score brought the game home for Crime City, 224-118. First jam in, Stockholm’s Mad Maloony was able to take lead [...]

By | 2015-10-16T18:09:58+00:00 September 14th, 2015|Online writing|Comments Off on DC: D1D – #8 Crime City Cleans Up #5 Stockholm, 224-118.

DC: D1D – #3 Philly Roller Derby (#10) rings #6 Dallas Derby Devils’ (#24) bell, 241-114

DALLAS, TX – The first half was a close battle with Dallas Derby Devils taking game lead and emerging on top over Philly Roller Derby by the time the period whistle blew, 84-81. But then Philly Roller Derby came out strong and clearly determined not to let the first half slide, from the locker room after [...]

By | 2015-10-16T17:25:42+00:00 September 12th, 2015|Online writing|Comments Off on DC: D1D – #3 Philly Roller Derby (#10) rings #6 Dallas Derby Devils’ (#24) bell, 241-114

SheWired: Harvard Leads the Way Offering Preferred Pronoun Options

The college may be #2 ranked in the nation, but its policy on pronouns takes it to the top. Harvard isn’t just a key Ivy League college, and #2 in the recently-released National Universities rankings list. It is also a college that is in the news again, and this time for getting pronouns right! Congratulations, [...]

By | 2015-10-19T01:54:55+00:00 September 10th, 2015|Online writing|Comments Off on SheWired: Harvard Leads the Way Offering Preferred Pronoun Options

DDC: D1D – #8 Crime City Rollers (#30) goes North of #9 Ohio Roller Girls (#34), 221-115.

DALLAS, TX – The first game of the day was one that Crime City held from beginning to end, with more solid defensive lines then the somewhat fragmented Ohio, and jammers who tested every inch of track working to their favor, finishing the game at 221-115. The Smacktivist and Ankefar took the line on the first jam, [...]

By | 2015-10-16T01:28:16+00:00 September 11th, 2015|Online writing|Comments Off on DDC: D1D – #8 Crime City Rollers (#30) goes North of #9 Ohio Roller Girls (#34), 221-115.