Sally Sheklow

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Pride and Joy!

Our highest court has ruled, our president has spoken, and some 63 percent of Americans support our freedom to marry.

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David Koz: Ultimate Christmas

The master (and openly gay) saxophonist blows his way into the holidays, and we mean that in a very good…

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Cat Calls

Our cat got out last night. Balmy summer evenings must be the call of the kitty-wild to Dear Pussy (not…

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Outloud: Friendly Skies

Ever notice how hard it is to spot LGBTQ people in airports? Okay, so maybe Larry Craig didn't have that…

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OutLoud: Uncool

I joined a new writing group. One of our area's eminent authors offered a four-week workshop and, since my writing…

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OutLoud: 2009

I want a new president. I know we've just elected one, but I'm impatient. Besides, wishing for what's already happening…

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OutLoud: Astrologically Speaking

Like millions of people around the world, I am totally jazzed about the election results. We got Barack Obama! Oregon…

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OutLoud: Fear Itself

October was scary. Spooky jack-o-lanterns, front-door skeletons, haunted-house grape eyeballs. But the election made things even scarier.

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OutLoud: Bumpy Night

The bedsprings creaked. Strange bed. Low thread-count sheets. Rubbery motel blanket. Neither of us could get comfortable.

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OutLoud: Terminal Talk

I was hanging out at O'Hare International, waiting for a delayed flight (is there any other kind?). Out of sheer…

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