From Salon.com, there was this marvelous story about the Mississippi young lesbian, Constance McMillen, whose hope of going to the prom was thwarted by a callous high school and town. She just wanted to go to the prom with her girlfriend. But that was more than a town could handle: honesty and truthfulness among high schoolers.
Many of my friends, including me, went to the prom with an opposite sex date, though we were flirtatious in dancing with our boyfriends at the same prom.
Well done, Constance!
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Of Festivals and Family - (Originally published as my Mombian newspaper column.) It was holiday prep weekend here at my house, our annual festive mash-up of traditions. The post O...
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