Benjamin Gallagher

Queer Orlando Lifestyle Blog

Benjamin Gallagher

The Missing Years Project is a multimedia storytelling experience that uplifts the imagination and lived experiences of people of color during the ongoing pandemic. The Missing Year Project is founded and produced by Brooklyn-based Cellist & Arts Administrator Sarah Overton. Click here to listen to the latest episode. Thank you both for featuring my voice …

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Hello! I’m taking my first journey through Middle-Earth this summer! Tolkien’s narration makes me feel like a kid. His descriptions, especially of the fireworks, spark wondrous ideas for my own writing. In the spirit of celebration, I’m drinking my first beer since last October! @jdubsbrewing Milk Chocolate Porter tastes sweet and salty. The body is …

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“Boy Friends” @anthonyemancuso and I met in an art room over eight years ago. We lived together on and off for seven of those years. He’s straight and I’m gay. Sexuality has never been a defining characteristic of in friendship. Love has. The picture on the left side is one taken right before an Of …

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“Boy Dominant” Say it again, Daddy! You want me to crush your FemBoy delusions. Fine, but I never pick up the roadkill. Who else feels this way? 📸 Check out my Instagram: Boykitsch

In 1971, Maria Gomez Pereira noticed someone staring at her from the kitchen floor in a house in Belmez de La Moraleda, Spain. A face appeared etched in the concrete. María scrubbed the image but it wouldn’t fade. Frightened, her husband and son destroyed the floor before relaying it. The face reappeared along with several …

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The writing process teaches me to love myself. I layer failures on top of one another to identify success. On Writing Well helps me define those elements by clearing out the clutter. Which books help you write? Look forward to my first blog post this Friday!

I’m all ready unready for the week ahead! Every day I wake up, brew coffee, and go back to sleep. Realizing my full potential happens easier with eyes shut tight and a little caffeine. Mid-morning naps help me envision monthly goals, like making the bed.