The harshness of winter has definitely hit us all in the recent weeks, keeping us trapped inside and not really enjoying the latter part of the winter months.  Why not change that for the better and take a trip...
Sometimes I look at the things that some of my friends and acquaintances posts on Facebook and I ask myself, “Why are they posting this?” Whether it be too personal, caustic, disturbing, inappropriate or just plain redundant, it makes...
I came out when I was 14, and at the time, there weren’t a whole lot of options for me to meet like-minded teens and young adults. The internet was in its early stages, which meant I didn’t know...
Oscar Season is in full swing!  The nominees have been announced, the fashions are being critiqued and gagged over on a weekly basis now (SAG's, Golden Globes, Critics Choice) all leading up to the big night in February when...
As I get invited to quite the array of events, many happen to catch my eye in one way or another.  When the words "WineFest", "Todd English" and "Mohegan Sun" are all used at the same time, I naturally...
It can be quite the good thing when two people meet in an unconventional way.  It can be even when the two people at hand have a passion for what they do, especially when the background is the world...
We’ve heard the marriage vows. Some of us have even stood at the altar uttering those words of matrimony to “love and honor one another until death do us part.” For Samuel A. Simon and his wife, Susan-a couple...
With the gentrification going on in Manhattan, especially Times Square, we are seeing so many iconic music establishments close as the years pass by.  Most recently we have seen The Roseland Ballroom close its doors, and of course the...
In the past couple of years we have seen the presence of ordering food online explode with many sites offering a bevy of local restaurants for you to choose from, order, and enjoy no matter what the occasion (a...
Bravery expresses itself through many faces, but the struggle to actually reveal this face can take years. For Nadia P. Manzoor,the revelation has come in the form of her one woman show BURQ OFF, in which she astoundingly portrays...