Exclusive Interview: Romaine Patterson


By: Don Todd I got a chance to sit down with half of the duo from the “Derek and Romaine Show” on Sirius and XM radio a few weeks ago during “The Dinah”. Romaine has been an advocate for many issues in the LGBT community. She first came into the spotlight as a member of the Angel Action in Laramie Wyoming […]


The Seattle Lesbian Exclusive Photos from The Dinah!


By: The Seattle Lesbian   The Seattle Lesbian attended The Dinah 2011 in Palm Springs, CA this past weekend and we have the photos to prove it! Check out our first set of uploads featuring Crystal Chappell, Chely Wright, Mariah Hanson, Suzanne Westenhoefer, Nicole Conn, Marina Rice Bader, Suzanne Westenhoefer, Charlene Strong, and others! See […]


GLAAD Media Awards Los Angeles – Video Recap


By: The Seattle Lesbian   Fan favorites Amy Poehler and Rashida Jones hosted the GLAAD Media Awards last night in Los Angeles, CA. The Seattle Lesbian was there on the red carpet and in the ballroom to experience it all with surprise guest…the one and only…Dolly Parton! Sean Hayes presented the Vanguard Award to Emmy […]


Exclusive Interview: Kardashian Favorite The Beach Girl5

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By: Sarah Toce . The Beach Girl5 (BG5) – Brooke Adams, Dominique Domingo, Noreen Juliano, Mandy Jiroux, and Laura New – are splashing around light-heartedly in the world’s oyster of entertainment. With a strong managerial hand at the steering wheel (Kardashian mastermind Kris Jenner serves as one of their managers), these ladies are in the […]


Exclusive Interview: Thea Gill on Queer As Folk, Slip Away and Finding Her Voice Again


By: Sarah Toce When Thea Gill called me from her oasis in the mountains, the connection was a little shaky, but she was certainly not. The Canadian-born actress best known for her role on the American Showtime series Queer As Folk was down-to-earth, gracious, full of energy (regardless of the fact that she was fighting a […]


Exclusive Interview: A Marine Story’s Dreya Weber on Aerials, Pink, Britney, and The Dinah


By: Sarah Toce The Seattle Lesbian caught up with A Marine Story‘s Dreya Weber when she was in town for last year’s Seattle Lesbian & Gay Film Festival. Weber is preparing her aerial arrival into Palm Springs, CA for The Dinah 2011 so we thought we’d share this interview with you one more time. Enjoy! […]


Human Rights Campaign Gala 2011

Brandy Black interviews Jesse Tyler Ferguson at HRC Gala 2011

By: Brandy Black The Human Rights Campaign Gala was another smashing hit this year!  Held at the Ritz Carlton in downtown Los Angeles, the stars were hard to spot among the many beautiful guests that were in attendance.  Tears were shed as we celebrated the huge steps that the HRC campaign has been making towards […]


Exclusive Interview: Meet “Out” Singer/Songwriter Julie Schurr


By: Sarah Toce Our mutual friends God-Des & She arranged for a telephone meeting because they knew the world needed to stop and take notice of both The Seattle Lesbian and the strikingly powerful musician Julie Schurr. It was my pleasure to give her a call and find out a little bit more about the openly-gay singer/songwriter from […]


Exclusive Interview: Folk Singer Zoë Sundra

Exclusive Interview with Zoe Sundra

By: Sarah Toce Ani Difranco/Amy Ray-inspired New York City baby Zoë Sundra has her eye set on the prize. She knows the pay-off of patience in preparation for her big break in the music industry. Her advice from the legendary Rufus Wainwright? Put yourself out there and keep strumming that guitar! Chances are…she’ll listen. The […]


An Intimate Interview with the Incomparable Lily Tomlin

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By: Sarah Toce She’s been the recipient of numerous Emmy, Tony, Grammy, and other distinguished awards in the entertainment industry in which she has played an important part for over 45 years on various stages. Actress and comedienne Lily Tomin has worked alongside some of the very best talents in the history of television, film and all other […]