by Race Bannon
With the quickly approaching Up Your Alley street fair and the vast array of related events that take place around the same time, San Francisco is poised to yet again celebrate the leather and kinky among us in a truly special way. This year Up Your Alley, produced by Folsom Street Events, takes place on Sunday, July 27, from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. The fair is centered on Dore Alley between Howard and Folsom, continuing on Folsom from 9th to Juniper and the adjoining block of 10th Street. (read more)
by Cornelius Washington
We think about sex constantly, but, quickly stigmatize anything and everyone who appears to be more comfortable and focused about it than we are. Now, the only way both improvement and greater pleasure from your sexuality is to embrace it and keep at it (while allowing others to do the same).
Armed with this manifesto, allow me to give you just a little bit of information on where you may go to fuck, suck, kiss, spank, rim, fondle, tongue, tickle, finger, dance and participate, in all of the wonderful ways that you can get laid and feel wonderful about being you this Up Your Alley Street Fair weekend...and beyond, into fucking infinity! (read more)
Dore, Dore Dore! Actually, there are a few other events going on this week, but those in the know are aware that the Up Your Alley Street Fair is the central sleazepoint for all things kinky, beery, leathery and Dore-y (-ish?). (read more)
"We stood inside Allan Lowery's new bar, the Leatherneck, at 11th and Folsom." Jim Stewart tells of the 1977 installment of another notoriously racy gay bar mural. (read more)
The sexy smart stud speaks to Cornelius Washington about his views on sexuality and his upcoming appearance at the Nob Hill Theater. (read more)