Get Out! December Calendar

PQ Picks

Saturday, Dec 21: Control Top, your quarterly “gay ass dance party.” Aside from the slew of exquisite disc jockeys, these two headliners: NYC’s Cakes Da Killa, the “self-described gully cunt” who fuses ballroom culture, hardcore hip hop, and raw …

December 2013/January 2014

A WORD (OR 400) FROM YOUR NEW EDITOR
I’ve worked in community media for almost six years now, and I’m always asked why I stay in it — I also hear variations of this query constantly: “Why do we still need …

Judge Not, Lest Ye Be an Asshole

The Lady Chronicles by Daniel Borgen

By Daniel Borgen, PQ Monthly

For a big chunk of my life, I managed a Gap. It feels like a hundred years ago, and I spent a lot of time in those stores — but I spent the most at Pioneer …

The Bi Cycle–Continued

By Cameron Kude, PQ Monthly

Last year, my first guest column was published in PQ Monthly’s December sex issue. Activist Robyn Ochs, whose definition of bisexuality has been largely adopted by the bi community, came across the column and contacted me. …

Queer Aperture Q&A with Michael Talley

Jeffrey Horvitz, PQ Monthly

Through his Queer Aperture project, photographer Jeffrey Horvitz has spent years documenting the LGBTQ communities of Portland, San Francisco, Seattle, and Vancouver, B.C. He’s well aware that a picture paints a whole mess of words, but here …

Pickin’ Up Good Vibrations

By Kim Hoffman, PQ Monthly

The one-stop adult sex toy boutique continues to intertwine itself in the local community, with a new green recycling initiative they hope to make a reality.

Setting fire to sex toys — it either sounds like an …