Sitting down yesterday evening in anticipation of the long awaited Dustin Lance Black mini series, I could feel goosebumps as the opening music started. Released in four parts, the first airing on 27th February, the Oscar Winning ‘Milk’screenwriter sets the scene on what will be a rough reminder of the shocking violence and discrimination endured by the LGBTQ community in America around the time of … Continue reading When We Rise-ABC’s mini series, a harsh reminder of how far we have come.
So my fellow IW Pride Committee members have convinced me to join in with our new blog all about Pride. You’d think being in my late 40s that blogging would be something that I would have been really au fait with but no, I am a Blog novice. An avid Facebooker, less frequent tweeter and having only just discovered the joy of face altering … Continue reading Pride and Blognovice
In order to make IW Pride as successful as it can be and for it reach its full potential we need a number of properties all to be present and In place by the big day 15th July 2017. Namely a site, people to attend and then the paper stuff to pay for all the amazing things we want to provide for our Proud Pride … Continue reading Too many emails and square eyes…
As with anything in life, sometimes our best laid plans don’t always go as we may wish. This was very much the case in the early days of setting up social media accounts for IWPride! There was a plan, a neat timetable that allowed us to discuss, take stock and do things in a timely manner. Sadly, a columnist decided to put their own view … Continue reading Social Media @IWPride spreads its wings!
This is the excerpt for your very first post. Continue reading IW Pride on WordPress…a rollercoaster ride but ridden with Pride!