A John Waters’ Moment

R.B. Winters
R.B. Winters
Larrymore, New York, Russian Leave a Comment

There are certain celebrities, people, I become tongue tied and mentally impotent when we are face to face. This affliction came into light a few years ago when the chance to meet Stevie Nicks arose. After waiting in a metal chair for seven long hours, she finally made her way to the stage to begin signing whatever was shoved in …

Welcome to the Gay Bar

R.B. Winters
R.B. Winters
Bar, New York, Opinion Leave a Comment

No matter how unique a bar tries to be it’s the people inside that define the atmosphere. Nearly every gay bar, with the exception of some incredibly sketchy locations where you are likely to catch a disease, are filled with the same people. Here are a few of my favorite…least favorite: Let’s start with, the Fag Hag! Weight is no …

Social Calls

R.B. Winters
R.B. Winters
New York, Shew Leave a Comment

Shew sent Twinkle Toes home today and shared with me the details of the previous night. How is it that people always end up disliking me in one way or another? Let’s rewind to the previous night. Shew text to let me know he and Twinkle Toes were on their way to a bar I like downtown. I declined the …

Brooklyn SL,UT

R.B. Winters
R.B. Winters
Bar, Christmas, New York, Shew, Utah Leave a Comment

It’s been a few years since I moved and the friends I left behind are just the way I remember them. There are very few people who remain consistent, and I think I got them all. Leaving my mother’s was bittersweet. I was sad to say goodbye, but excited to see my friends (some of which I haven’t seen in …