Spark in Darkness
Thoughts, musings and drabbles from a social justice minded gay man from the UK.
Wednesday, 29 April 2015
I have no time or patience for "activism" that attacks marginalised people
I have no time or patience for people who decide to champion a marginalised cause - even a worthy cause - by attacking another marginalised...
Sunday, 1 March 2015
I’m breaking my annoying silence (so much to do, so little time) because something has annoyed me. Actually it’s a string of people annoyi...
Thursday, 15 January 2015
Broken Rainbows in Risk of Closure
Hammersmith and Fulham Council are considering closing their only shelter for domestic violence victims who are gay and bisexual men. Thi...
Monday, 29 December 2014
UKIP MP Douglas Carswell is desperately trying to avoid what his party is
Douglas Carswell, UKIP MP who defected from the Tories seems to be finding his new home somewhat… uncomfortable. He’d quite like it if hi...
Tuesday, 16 December 2014
A Not-Always-Happy Holidays
The holiday season is always stressful, but I think for a lot of LGBT people it has a greater chance of being full of badness or being ful...
Wednesday, 10 December 2014
Civil Partnership Conversion
It's now legal, it can now happen. We haven't planned on a date to do it - we were tempted to make sure we got in asap, but it fe...
Friday, 5 December 2014
Bigger labels are needed
*After some commotion* Beloved: *hurrying in* what happened? Sparky: Nothing... *irritated voice* Beloved: yeah... loud swearing in t...
Sunday, 30 November 2014
A very unwise post
Let's put a trigger warning for rape on this one I shouldn’t be making this post, the chances of me not regretting it in the morn...
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