Ask Howard

Posted on 18 Nov 2016 at 7:25am

How to do the wrong thing right Yes, that time of the year has rolled around again for all us good, queer Texans to give thanks for how very fortunate we are — LGBT citizens in this grand country of ours, in this colossally diverse, purple-ish state of ours, in this great city of Dallas […]

Cassie Nova

Posted on 11 Nov 2016 at 7:40am

Cassie’s tongue-in-mouth disease Hello, friends and bitches. I hope you all are having a freakin’ fabulous day. If not, quit being a Debbie Downer and perk up, Buttercup! Life is short. Fake it till you make it. Put on a smile until you believe it. Drink an entire pot of coffee, eat a Snickers, do […]

Girl on Girls

Posted on 04 Nov 2016 at 7:30am

Jenny Block answers: How do you grow as a person yet stay a couple? Sometimes I get an e-mail that really hits me hard. This was one of those emails. It was from a woman who feels as if her relationship is slipping away from her. It began when she and her girlfriend moved in […]

Cassie Nova • 10-14-16

Posted on 14 Oct 2016 at 7:40am

Cassie scares up costume ideas   Hey, y’all, and thank God for fall. There is no better feeling than having cool days after a long hot summer. It’s time for pumpkin spiced crap and putting up Halloween decorations. I am feeling stressed trying to come up with a great Halloween costume. Every day is Halloween […]

Cassie Nova • 09/09/16

Posted on 16 Sep 2016 at 8:15am

Cassie offers a happy Pride … and thoughts on trust in relationships Happy Pride, everybody! I love this time of year. I love the sense of community that comes with the week of fabulousness that leads to The Alan Ross Texas Freedom Parade. At all of the bar and clubs, you can feel the excitement […]

Ask Howard • 08.26.16

Posted on 26 Aug 2016 at 7:20am

How to do the wrong thing right As Labor Day fast approaches and another summertime, again noticeably begins to wane — shorter daylight hours, raggedy, spent foliage and browning, parched everything — so we, too, queer readers, apparently begin another of life’s “autumnal” reflections on human mortality. To paraphrase the incomparably immortal Yogi Berra, “It […]

Cassie Nova • 08.19.16

Posted on 19 Aug 2016 at 7:30am

Kids — just like Cassie — can say the darnedest thing Hey, y’all. Ya know, they say that kids say the darndest things, and we all have had experiences with a kid that has made us laugh, cringe or just plain entertain. Well, yesterday I had one such experience. I was in my car on […]

­Drawing Dallas • 08.12.16

Posted on 12 Aug 2016 at 7:45am

Artist Danny Rose may not be bound for Broadway, but he lives for his art MARK STOKES  | Illustrator Name and age: Danny Rose, 27. Spotted at: Cityplace Occupation: Painter Born in Charleston, S.C., Danny spent his formative years “on the edge of the world,” as he says — in Blair and Altus, Okla. […]

Girl on Girls • 08.12.16

Posted on 12 Aug 2016 at 7:20am

Jenny Block examines: The good and the bad of relationship texting Texting can be a sticky wicket. It can serve as a tremendous way to communicate with your partner, especially if you’re long-distance dating. But it can also cause all sorts of misunderstandings. In fact, what makes texting so good is sometimes precisely what can […]

Cassie Nova • 08.05.16

Posted on 05 Aug 2016 at 7:25am

Cassie’s ‘Sordid’ history with movies Oh Em Gee!!! I am gonna be a movie star! No seriously! Last week, I had the wonderful opportunity to take a role in Del Shores’ sequel to the fabulous film Sordid Lives, called A Very Sordid Wedding. Del has been a fan of the Rose Room for years and […]