Benjamin Gallagher

Queer Orlando Lifestyle Blog

I waited a long time to feel this good about myself. No, let me correct that statement. I worked really hard to feel this good about myself. The storms passed but not without someone there to hold the umbrella. Through rain and shine, God preserved a piece of myself to give back to the world.

“Queer Kitsch” Thank you @etoileboutique for helping me style this outfit! Your presence in the Central Florida area provides Queer people the opportunity to feel more like themselves. I am one of those people. I am this way because of the Anima spirit. I am this beautiful queer soul who will continue to create art. …

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“Boy Bliss Cares” By Benjamin Gallagher Hello, I’m so lucky to live in a city that acknowledges transgender citizens. This mural was made possible by Bliss Healthcare. Bliss is a great resource for the LGBTQ community in Central Florida. They provide financial and medical options for transgender people. It’s also a great place to start …

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Kitsch Reads “Dreadnought” by April Daniels – Preview by Benjamin Gallagher Hello, Happy Pride Month! I chose to read “Dreadnought” by April Daniels because it’s about a transgender person. Pride is about celebrating the entire LGBTQ community. Look forward to a full book review coming out later this month! As for now enjoy this brief …

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“Boy Act Love Give” By Benjamin Gallagher This year I vow to become an active member of the LGBTQ community, both local and global. Love and Compassion makes a family. Everyone deserves the chance to find one. Luckily, every organization needs a volunteer! Helping others build their outreach will bring Orlando closer together. Here are three …

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“Idealism & Self-Esteem – A Review on Character Elements in ‘What If It’s Us’ by Becky Albertalli and Adam Silver” by Benjamin Gallagher Welcome to my first book review! This essay discusses character elements such as idealism and self-esteem and will contain spoilers. This review does not contain a star or point rating. Instead, I thought to …

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