Brendan Quinn: Flood Before Surgery

Introduction. In 2019, I interviewed a dear friend, Brendan Quinn, about a flooding event that saw his businesses go under water. Brendan also has to cope with Parkinson’s Disease and this is the article about this extraordinary moment in his life, back in 2019, that went on to be published at Parkinson’s Life magazine. “The…

My Mexican Adventure: Part 3

Gunfire in the Jungle! Olive and Blossom were two very characterful women.  They explained to me that they had been life-long friends.  They had never married and had lived together as companions since they were in their twenties.  My instincts (gaydar!) suggested that these two striking and confident women, with neatly trimmed and greying hair, were probably…