Marriage Equality: Understanding What’s Happening


It seems as if every day we read another story about marriage equality. In November 2012, marriage equality was passing on the ballots, in June 2013, the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) was ruled unconstitutional. Almost immediately, there was a case in Ohio where a court ruled a dying man could put his husband’s […]


Love, Laughter, and Legally Ever After


By: Shannon Ralph On Saturday, June 21st, I married the love of my life. My wedding was a beautiful outdoor ceremony attended by my closest family and friends. The ceremony was followed by a delectable plated Greek dinner at a lovely local restaurant. The wine flowed. We cheered and made eloquent toasts to love and […]


Raising a Family: Village


By: Danny Thomas The only thing I can think to write about this week is gratitude. My gosh, we are blessed. What brings it to mind at this particular point in time is the fact that I am being generously afforded the luxury of sitting on the couch and writing this blog by a friend […]