I was spending the weekend at my sister’s for a visit—brother, nieces, nephews, dogs, the whole gang was present. I hadn’t given much thought to having thrown the then current issue of Curve on the patio table. I was about to share in my good news that I’d be blogging on spirituality, when my sister-in-law picked up the mag and noted to my brother, “Hm, how green is your sex life?”
Now mind you, this isn’t a family where I worry about things like my sexuality being an issue—obviously not, given that I had thrown “America’s best selling lesbian magazine” down on the table… but I had forgotten about that article. I had a fleeting moment of personal embarrassment and noticed no one seemed too...