Care Packages through the end of June are a celebration of LGBTQ Pride Month. I know it’s not much, but I want to put as much support as I could into the world, and this seemed like a good way to add a bit more. Happy Pride Month.
Poetry: A Litany for Survival by Audre Lorde
Art: Simeon Solomon’s The Moon and Sleep
Quote: “The only queer people are those who don’t love anybody.” – Rita Mae Brown
Travel/History: All the entries here through the end of June come from nyclgbsites.org, an excellent website that documents the historical and cultural locations in New York City that are associated with the LGBTQ community.
Pfaffs’s was a favorite social hang for mid-19th century Bohemians, including Walt Whitman. For more, visit nyclgbtsites.org/site/pfaffs/.
Song: Elevator Operator by Courtney Barnett