The Gay Bar is Dead, Long Live the Gay Bar!

Daniel Borgen. The Lady Chronicles

By Daniel Borgen, PQ Monthly

In the old days, gays would saunter up and down Stark Street any given night—especially on a Thursday or a Saturday—finding everything their tipsy little hearts desired within a few small-ish city blocks. Perhaps you’d go …

Time to Go Stag!

By Belinda Carroll, PQ Monthly

Something gay, sexy and fancy is going down on NW Broadway, kids.

A new club by the name of Stag. Housed in the former Tiger Bar location at 317 NW Broadway in Portland, this club will feature …

Your Holiday To-Do List (Part One)

Slips and Stiches Third Annual Studio Sale: Alex Simon, Sarah Dee Ditson, and Korin Noelle invite you to come visit their studios and shop your little hearts out. They have been locked away creating treasures in order to make all …

“Transparent”: the Season’s Best New Show

By Leela Ginelle, PQ Monthly

Almost immediately upon its release “Transparent” was heralded as the best new TV show of the season, and it’s easy to see why: it’s a hypnotic, sophisticated portrait of a family that feels like a great …

The Crab-Free Diet

By Michael James Schneider, PQ Monthly

He stands in my doorway, not coming in. His hand holds the bike he rode over on, also halfway through the threshold. Carl mutters something, small talk: “Hey. How did you sleep last night?” “Like …