by Jennifer Griffin
While it's commendable that individuals in the community are taking the initiative to create our own entertainment that feature our us. I still can’t help but be frustrated that there is still so little representation of lesbian womyn of colour in mainstream movies. There’s even a rarer showing of butch womyn. Butch womyn of colour are pretty much non-existent. I see quadricorns more than I see studs
This is studs in movies week and I’d like to take a turn to more serious viewing of studs on the big screen, I present to you a couple of documentaries. They are definitely in the #1 Stud Lover’s personal library and should also be in yours.
The first is the Aggressives. I was sooo excited when this movie came out. It was 2005 and I hadn’t seen a thing
by Jennifer J. Griffin
Hello bois and gyrls,
I am shaking off the blanket of winter and stretching my creative legs getting ready for the new calendar season. I am sorry for being away for so long but I really, really needed my beauty sleep for the new calendar. It’s going to be better than ever. The #1 stud lover is ready to showcase the best of the best in androgynous womyn
Originally posted Friday, August 26, 2011
Mimosa pudica (from Latin: pudica “shy, bashful or shrinking”; also called Sensitive Plant and the touch-me-not *snicker*), is a creeping annual or perennial herb often grown for its curiosity value: the compound leaves fold inward and droop when touched or shaken, re-opening minutes later.
Much like many of the womyn that have appeared in the Hard Candy Calendar. When we started out, there were
Originally posted Saturday, June 25, 2011
Hard Candy met Milon V Parker in 2005. Fresh faced and eager. Moving at the speed of light, we have watched her conquer everything that she wanted. Now it's the movies. The premier of the Lies We Tell But the Secrets We Keep was last nite at the Portage theater. The creation of Milon V. Parker, based on a novel that she wrote.
Originally posted Friday, September 9, 2011
Excuse me while I rant....
My daughter wants to know what an orgy is. Why? Cuz there's a movie out called: A Good Old Fashioned Orgy and she saw a preview for it on tv. Now as a parent I watch for details. And the details are that some stations... SOME only show certain types of ads after a certain hour.They are not all diligent
Originally posted Monday, October 24, 2011
Being breast cancer awareness month creates a perfect time for everyone to discuss a very serious disease for which there is not cure…. yet. but i’d like to lighten the mood for a moment and give it a brief rest from the serious side of breast and just talk about the tits. cha-chas. bazoombas. whatever u name them.. actually let’s discuss that. what do you
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(Originally posted October 19, 2011) For more than 20 years, the observance of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month each October has provided a time to reflect on loved ones who have won and lost the battle against breast cancer.
It’s also an opportunity to raise awareness toward finding a cure, including encouraging women to get a regular mammography screening.
The good news is,
(originally posted: October 20, 2011)
Are Lesbians More at Risk? by Kathy Belge
Are lesbians more at risk for Breast Cancer than our straight sisters? That depends. According to Dr. Tori Hudson, Naturopathic Physician, it is uncertain whether or not lesbians get more breast cancer. But what is certain, is that lesbians as a group, have a higher incidence of certain risk factors known to be linked to breast cancer.
Those risk factors
(Originally posted: October 31, 2011) It is now the end of breast cancer awareness month, and I’m sad to say one of our own has come to the end of her life. On this day, Maxx Martin succumbed to breast cancer. She was a dear friend and an important part of the Hard Candy Calendar project.
I met Maxx in 2008 when she volunteered for the 2009 Hard Candy Calendar. Not