Monthly Archives: March 2013

You Can’t Please All of the Boys…

…all of the time! OK, in the previous post I didn’t list absolutely everything everyone did in the two-day marathon in the shopping mall. Ethan and Jack’s classic head-to-head balance, for example, with Ethan as base walking along a glass … Continue reading

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“Roll Up, Roll Up…”

“…for the Big Attraction!” Hmmm. More like ‘the aching attraction’! 18 hours of ‘performance’ over the past two days, in a shopping mall east of here, collecting for a bundle of charitable causes. Zach, our qualified massage guy, has certainly has … Continue reading

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“…Confused, of Oak Ridge”

Following the homophobic incident with Leo (previous post) I’m still feeling a sense of guilt at being his gay dad and thereby (alongside his lesbian mum I suppose) exposing him inevitably to some close scrutiny from the ragbag of homophobes … Continue reading

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“F*** Off, Homo Boy!”

I’m interrupting the sequence of ‘alliterative’ post titles I was enjoying because something has happened which really p***es me off. My 11yo son Leo, potentially brilliant acrobat and seriously fit dude, approached a group of girls at his school which … Continue reading

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Additions

Sorry for the gap in posts – been rather occupied with two new guys who will train with us for a year and hopefully take part in some shows too! It happened rather unexpectedly, and Dave’s dad was the link. … Continue reading

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Affection

7% of the population will understand immediately the affection that two guys can have for one another. Hopefully, a significant proportion of the remainder will at least understand it and accept it: even if they are straight, there’s a cameraderie … Continue reading

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Addiction

Dave and I spent last evening discussing young Billy’s addiction to bodybuilding with his parents over dinner. He’s the older brother of my son Leo’s closest friend, and a brilliant tutor and supervisor to the young ones with their weights, … Continue reading

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Confused?

Don’t you sometimes feel you’re standing in front of this sign? Can’t even decide which of the words best applies? Join the club! Ever since I posted about thinking about our future as we slowly get that bit older, Dave … Continue reading

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Motivation

A  fit guy surrounded by the tools of his trade. Motivated – definitely! Yet again, this post is ‘inspired’ (??) by a phrase (or word in this case) with a double meaning. It had never occurred to me before, but … Continue reading

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Lech Attack

Oh dear. Another attack on our sexuality and the things that go with it, from an unexpected source. Someone I thought was a hero, for standing up to communism. Lech Walesa, first elected president of Poland in 1990. But, it … Continue reading

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