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Get Ready for Market Days Chicago!!! 2010!

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DeDe Deylnn

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MarketDays


Market Days is back and wow is it packed with great entertainment this very weekend.It's the second pride celebration that happens each year in Chicago featuring queer artist and the many artist we love!! There will be plenty of eye candy, great music, venders with deep discounts, yummy food and JOAN JET, JOAN JET, JOAN JET! Yeah, I'm pretty excited to see her perform. Who's going to hold my place upfront so I can use the bathroom? You can rock out to Joan Jet too with me cause I'm so getting there way early. Here are a few videos to get the party started! Make sure to show up early! Last year it was packed!

Jennifer Holiday


Saturday 6pm @ The Roscoe Stage




Kimi Hayes

Saturday 6:15 @ The Belmont Stage



Cathy Richardson

Saturday 8:00 @ The Belmont Stage



Gina Glocksen
Sunday 6:45 @  The Brompton Stage



 

Joan Jet and the Blackhearts

Sunday 8:30 @ The Roscoe Stage





.........this is just to name a few. Make sure to check out The North Halstad Merchant's Association for more details and information about Market Days. It's going to be a sunny weekend and the music will be banging! Have fun this weekend!


Tonight at Berlin! OFFICIAL LOLLAPALOOZA Side Show with LADY STARLIGHT (Lady Gaga's DJ)

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Thurs. 8-5-10:
Do 312 Presents:
1st annual Lollapalooza Side Show


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Berlin's Freak Ball
DJ Lady Starlight (Lady Gaga's Tour DJ)
...DAAN Live
Queerer Park DJs
Chances DJs (Butch Cassidy & Lady Miss Navy Pier)
Big top JoJo and his towering show of wonder
Guest Host JoJo Baby
Plus other special guest hosts!
Visuals by TheRatcatchers.com
Official Lollapalooza pre party
Leon Andrew Hensley's Birthday!
-STARDUST THURSDAYS / $2 PBR $3 Berlin Bombs & $6 Jack Daniels

***JUST ADDED PHOTOS BY LASTNIGHTSPARTY.COM !!!

FREE COLT 45 from 10-12 FROM VICE MAGAZINE!

*** RSVP ON DO312.COM and you might win FREE tickets to this event!

HOSTED BY:
Scott Cramer, Shaina, Phillip, Jenae, Rew & Bobby Pins

Berlin Nightclub
http://berlinchicago.com/
954 W Belmont Ave
Chicago, IL

LADY STARLIGHT:
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Lady-Starlight/39138689865
Lady Starlight (born Colleen Martin, December 23rd, 1975) is an American rock'n roll DJ, go-go dancer, fashion stylist, writer and performance artist based in New York City's Lower East Side. She is best known for being Lady Gaga's original performance partner and DJ. In 2008, Lady Starlight was voted "Best Female Hard Rock DJ 2008" by The L Magazine.

In early 2007, Lady Starlight began collaborating with the similarly named and as yet undiscovered pop star Lady Gaga, and helped create her onstage fashions. The pair began playing gigs at downtown club venues like Mercury Lounge, The Bitter End, and Rockwood Music Hall, with their live performance art piece, "Lady Gaga and The Starlight Revue." Billed as "The Ultimate Pop Burlesque RockShow", their act was a low-fi tribute to 1970's variety acts which featured Lady Gaga on synth, Lady Starlight spinning beats, choreographed go-go moves, shiny disco balls, and hairspray, lit on fire and sprayed into the audience.

In August 2007, Lady Gaga and The Starlight Revue were invited to play Lollapalooza, where the Ladies shocked audiences with their wild performance. The show was critically acclaimed and their performance received rave reviews. In October 2007, Lady Starlight and Lady GaGa combined their love of performance art, burlesque pop, rock'n roll, sequined panties, 1970's Glam Rock and 1980's Heavy Metal into a weekly party, "New York Street Revival and Trash Dance".

Lady Starlight also recently worked with Lady Gaga as artistic director on Gaga's series of short Andy Warhol-esque films, "Who Shot Candy Warhol" and "The Brain", used during Gaga's performances on Pussycat Dolls Doll Domination Tour and her own The Fame Ball Tour.
Lady Starlight is currently a support act on Lady Gaga's North American leg of the Monster Ball Tour along with Semi Precious Weapons. Starlight opens up the show with a one-hour DJ set before Semi Precious Weapons and Gaga do their sets.

DAAN:
http://www.facebook.com/pages/DAAN/360399866039?ref=search
QUEERER PARK:
http://www.facebook.com/QDanceP
CHANCES DANCES:
http://www.chancesdances.org/
BIG TOP JOJO
http://bigtopjojo.com/
JOJO BABY
http://www.myspace.com/jojo_chicago

SPECIAL THANKS TO:
DO312:
http://do312.com/event/2010/08/05/freak-ball-w-lady-starlight
LOLLAPALOOZA:
http://www.lollapalooza.com/
ASL MEDIA:
http://www.facebook.com/a.s.l.multimedia
CONSEQUENCE OF SOUND:
http://consequenceofsound.net/

What A Queer Night in Chicago!

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DeDe Deylnn

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There's so much happening tonight!!! This is a great opportunity to check out Chicago's local queer/lesbian/trans scene!


First up, at Red Line Tap.  She's an amazing artist and wonderfully loved. Make sure to check out this fantastic show! 9pm


Ripley Caine

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www.myspace.com/ripleycaine



Next up, at The Hideout there's some great music being played by some local favorites. 10pm.

The Homoticons
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http://www.myspace.com/homoticons

Sabrina Chap

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http://sabrinachap.com/


Actor Slash Model
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http://www.actorslashmodel.com/


Check out their websites for some really great music an quite a variety too!
After all this musical loving make to shake it hard at Beauty Bar. 10pm-2.

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'Chances Dances' is a dance party which functions to bring together the varied LGBTIQ communities of Chicago - all gender expressions welcomed!

Featuring music by:
Barbara Butch & Unisexy
Black Gold
& Butch Cassidy & Owen DMC [Chances Dances]




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All proceeds benefit TJLP, a legal project fighting for gender self-discrimination, prison abolition, and transformative justice.

10pm; $5

Drink Specials:
$3 Bud Drafts, $3 Tall boys, & $4 Well drinks
& Per usual, $10 martinis + manicures



Have a fantastic night ya'll
and Happy Weekend!



Free Chicago Concert: Kid Sister !! Baby Get Your Right Hand Hi!

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She's Back!!!

Kid Sister


Kid Sister will be performing downtown at Millenium Park at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion! Make sure to make it out for this FREE concert at 6:30pm! Here's a video to get you all jazzed up and ready to go!

Kid Sister "Right Hand Hi" from Downtown Music on Vimeo.



The Real L Word: It's ON tonight!

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DeDe Deylnn

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Yup, it's that time again. The girls are striking it up again tonight. I look forward to watching some sort of crazy drama and hopefully some sexy as scenes! Here's the clips for episode 5!!




Best Lesbian Erotica 2010 Winners !

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DeDe Deylnn

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And the winners of
Best Lesbian Erotica 2010 are........






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JStratton



and



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Congratulations! I'll be in touch soon!
In the meantime, if you weren't lucky enough to have some lovely night time reading, make sure to go to Cleis Press or head to your local feminist bookstore, like Women and Children First here in Chicago, and pick up a copy. Check out the rest of their books too! They are remarkable! Until next time......


The Real L Word: Season 1 Episode 3

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DeDe Deylnn

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So, on the fourth I was doing was so many other people were doing. Enjoying the beauty of the fourth of July! I finally got caught up on The Real L Word, a lesbian reality series presented by showtime, and this special Valentine's Day episode made me feel all warm inside....and lusty too.


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And as usual.......

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Music Mania Mondays: !! Bikini Kill !! Rebel Girl

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DeDe Deylnn

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Oh, there's nothing like some riot grrrl music.....

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Bikini Kill is a band and this is our little thing to give out at shows, etc... AND THEN THERE'S THE REVOLUTION.

Bikini Kill is more than just a band or a zine or an idea, it's a part of the revolution. The revolution is about going to the playground with your best girlfriends. You are hanging upside down on the bars and all the blood is rushing to your head, it's an euphoric feeling. The boys can see our underwear and we don't care.

I'm so sure that lots of girls are also in revolution and we want to find them. Sure our revolution has a lot to do with making ourselves important enough to start a revolution, but we also don't care about this... Because what makes us feel good without hurting others IS good. This society isn't my society cuz this society hates women and I don't. This society doesn't want us girls to feel happy or powerful in any way.

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My girlfriends help me stop crying and start looking towards whats important (revolution), my girlfriends know the revolution (sex), my girlfriends aren't owned by me BUT have cringing and choking on boy cum in common (revolution). MY GIRLFRIENDS WANT REVOLUTION GIRL STYLE NOW.

Being sexy and powerful female is one of the most subversive projects of all. (We are the priestesses of a new kind of power, oh yeah.)

We know we are not like this due to any weird gene formation or luck or trick. We are how we are from working together with our eyes open and having experience and getting help from out Moms and friends. We vow to struggle against the "j" word (jealousy) the killer of GIRL LOVE. We are not special, anyone can do it. ENCOURAGEMENT IN THE FACE OF INSECURITY is a slogan of the revolution.

(From Bikini Kill: "A Color & Activity Book" Zine 1)




Enough said. Rebel Girl.

Enjoy!!!





Best Lesbian Erotica 2010 {{{ You'll LOVE this Give-A-Way! }}}

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DeDe Deylnn

Queer Lesbian Writer and Overall Fantastic Person

It's Give-a-way time again!

In the next few weeks, I will be giving away some very steamy book from Cleis Press. Cleis Press is an amazing publisher who produces a variety of books, mostly the kind that makes your undies wet and your fingers do a little dance! They keep our pulses beating fast with erotica that branches from gay to straight and in between and outside! This week I will be giving away a sexy little number called Best Lesbian Erotica 2010.

best lesbian erotica 2010



Best Lesbian Erotica 2010 travels around the world of lesbian sex with deliriously delicious stories that push lesbian lust and desire to new heights. This latest edition of the best-selling lesbian erotica series is thoughtful, surprising, and breathtaking. Featuring handsome butches and flirtatious femmes and everything in between, these stories expertly blend sex and seduction with affection and desire. From inventive threesomes to seductive first times, these women reveal all their pleasures in this collection of arousing and sensually lyrical fiction.




Two lucky winners will be able to hit the pillow with something hot and spicy before they "wish themselves good night". You can enter below by leaving a comment.

The give-a-way ends next week, Wednesday July 14th at 8am. I'll announce the winner that day! Keep a look here on Chicago's Sappho for more give-a-ways in the next coming weeks! Let's make sure summer isn't the only thing that is hot. ;)

Don't forget to check out Cleis Press for all the other wonderfully naughty fun they have for you!

*if you have any problems leaving a comment, just shoot me an email here as your entry, or leave a comment on my Facebook or Twitter. That easy.... :D


Declare Your Independence Today......!

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DeDe Deylnn

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Independence

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Independence means different things to many people. Here's just a few:


As defined by Merriam Webster:

Main entry in-de-pen-dent
Function: Adjective

1:not dependent: as a (1):not subject to control by other : self-governing (2) :not affiliated with a larger controlling unit ,an independent conclusion. (2) :not looking to other for one's opinion or for the guidance in conduct (3) :not bound by or committed to a political party c (1) :not requiring or relying on others (as for care or livelihood) ,independent of her parents. (2) :being enough to free one from the necessity of working for a living , a person of independent mean. d: showing a desire for freedom


And the wonderful Wikipedia:

During the American Revolution, the legal separation of the American colonies from Great Britain occurred on July 2, 1776, when the Second Continental Congress voted to approve a resolution of independence that had been proposed in June by Richard Henry Lee of Virginia.[4][5] After voting for independence, Congress turned its attention to the Declaration of Independence, a statement explaining this decision, which had been prepared by a Committee of Five, with Thomas Jefferson as its principal author. Congress debated and revised the Declaration, finally approving it on July 4.


And and a few authors have this to say:


"Independence began with discovery of New World" --Ron Rae



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:::: Watch The Real L Word here! :::::: (Series 1 episode 1)

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If you missed the first episode, here's your chance to watch it free and without scanning all over the internet for hours trying to find one a copy that won't bug out your computer! This  here is courtesy of showtime ladies......enjoy! ( and tell me what you thought after ) :)





The Real L Word Season 1 Episode 2

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So who watched Season 1 Episode 2 of The Real L Word??? ( the new lesbian reality tv show ) Well I was still out roaming the streets aimlessly, attending the Chicago Pride Parade and all the after parties. By 9m Sunday, I was completely exhausted!! My bed was calling my name. As well as some crab rangoon. Yum.

Needlessly to say, I had some catching up to do!


NOH8 The Real L Word


This last episode was even better than the first!
Some have more drama than others as we get a wider scope into careers and love lives.

****Spoiler Alert Ahead***

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A New Lesbian Web Series by the Producers of The Real L Word and Showtime

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DeDe Deylnn

Queer Lesbian Writer and Overall Fantastic Person

Here's a video web blog to keep you entertained while your trying to sober up from the crazy nights out this weekend at Pride. Don't forget to check the Calender for a list of all the parties!  This one is part a web series by Showtime and The Real L Word that features Natalie who didn't make it on "The Real L Word" but was perfect for the webisodes. 

Take a look.....




Don't forget to check out the blogs of each lady of The Real L Word here!

Happy Pride Chicago and All Around!!!!

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DeDe Deylnn

Queer Lesbian Writer and Overall Fantastic Person

It's Pride in Chicago and everyone is strutting with a little something extra in their step! Enjoy your weekend and I'd like to share this beautifully moving video with you......as we move forward, let's not forget where it is we came. Have fun, ya'll!




The Real L Word: Season 1 Episode 1

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Wow.......

My jaw just dropped.


I couldn't help but go "ohhhhhhhh" at the end and so did everyone else at T's Restaurant and Bar this past Sunday night with HRC screening the very first episode of this landmark lesbian reality series The Real L Word.

Last night T's was packed with hopeful and bitter women circled around beers chatting with buddies and new friends alike. I too ran into a few familiar faces and circled around my own friends to watch reactions and to gossip afterward. Reality shows are really good for this one thing. If you weren't talking about an issue before....you will now. I can remember watching The L Word with my ex-girlfriend and trying to avoid the similarities from screen paralleling my life and relationships but I couldn't beat it in the end! Even outside of relationships, they are really good in getting a community of people thinking. Thoughts help to create change. Like what exactly do you want to see in shows that are meant to represent the lesbian and queer women's community? Yeah, good job getting that moving Showtime.

And now a Summary of Season 1 Episode 1 of The Real L Word....


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*Spoiler alert ahead.....*

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The Real L Word: Where to Watch in Chicago! + Sneak Peaks!

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DeDe Deylnn

Queer Lesbian Writer and Overall Fantastic Person

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TOMORROW!!!!

I'm pretty excited!

Here's a few updates:

You can now chat with the cast after ( maybe during ) each episode on Sundays here.

First up to bat:

Whitney

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Let me tell you, you don't want to miss out on this video chat! You will have the opportunity to say anything you'd like to her. Sassy intelligent questions will be warmly welcomed I'm sure but people will have plenty of other words for her too. ;)

Which leads me to "Where can you watch The Real L Word in Chicago"? I've got a  location for you.......

HRC at T's Restaurant and Bar

HRC
HRC Chicago, Showtime and Ketel One Oranje invite you to the highly anticipated official screening premiere of "The Real L Word".

Doors open at 7PM
Screening starts at 9PM
Suggested donation of $10 includes a year membership to HRC
Drink specials, gift bags and raffles including tickets to Lilith Fair

Come early and stay late for karaoke hosted by 2009 Windy City Gay Idol, Amy Kelly!!

This is one event you don't want to miss!!

Human Rights Campaign envisions an America where lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people are ensured equality and embraced as full members of the American family at home, at work and in every community. For more information visit www.hrc.org.


and now here's a few sneak peaks into what to expect on Sunday......You'll begin to understand just why you'll be glued to your seat and tv's each Sunday night!

(Tip: Change setting to 720 HD)


And there's a preview of Rose and her girlfriend out at the bar.



The Real L Word Premieres THIS SUNDAY!!!!!

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DeDe Deylnn

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The first episode of The Real L Word, the new ground breaking lesbian reality series, launches Sunday, June 20th at 9pm. Excited??!!?? I most certainly am. Over this past weekend Ilene Chaiken introduced three of these sexy ladies at LA Pride. We've seen so much of the ladies already that I can't wait for the series to finally begin!

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Whitney, Rose, Ilene, and Mikey at LA Pride


And by the way, if you've any doubts about not being sucked into the television and trumping your "Real L Word" props the next day, pledging some lezzy alliance to these Cali dykes, and wanting to kick a few in the ass, I ensure you within fifteen minutes you'll forget all about the ramped up chest pumping finding comfort in that cozy chair or hard-ass bar stool as the room goes quiet. Thanks to showtime, I got a glimpse into the first few episodes and it exceeded even my expectations. Oh, and all those initial thought, yeah, Ilene hits those first. You'll see.


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Music Mania Monday ::::: ~Bitch: Unconventional, Outspoken Feminist !!!

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DeDe Deylnn

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Music Mania Monday is back!

Bitch recently came out with a new video for "Kitchen"! She's a fantastic artist of her own style, a poetic wonder, fabulous feminist, and multi-talented genius.I first saw her perform at Scubas a few years back and the concert was so good! I danced, danced, danced and yelled yelled yelled. Remember, Pusssy Manifesto? Love that song.You can find more of her stuff here but for now...enjoy!





Bitch's musical journey has taken her from classical-violin training in the suburbs to experimental flicks in NYC. After leaving the outskirts of Detroit for the artier charms of Chicago--Bitch's unconventional and outspoken approach to performance caught the attention of a number of indie luminaries. She took fiddling lessons with Andrew Bird, serendipitously stumbled upon future co-conspirator, Animal at acting school, moved to New York to make their own 'theater' (Bitch and Animal) and recorded and toured with Ani DiFranco (who released Bitch and Animal's records on Righteous Babe). This association yielded an international following, introducing the world to Bitch's left-of-center and controversial brand of performance.



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The Real L Word on FourSquare!

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...and



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Equals good old fashion lesbian stalking fun.....



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Free STD/HIV Testing at Lakeview Specialty Clinic in Chicago

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DeDe Deylnn

Queer Lesbian Writer and Overall Fantastic Person

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Recently I went down the wonderful journey of getting tested.....and trying to find place I could afford! This was no easy feat considering most places start their sliding scale rates at $30 and being unemployed doesn't make this small fee easy.

So, via a quick google search I stumbled upon Lakeview Specialty Clinic. This place is amazing! It's free, run by the state, with the benefit that you can come in five days a week for anonymous STD/HIV testing and check-ups including early evenings. Like anyone, I was nervous before going in as all the fearful pictures played out in my mind. It can get tense when dealing with life threatening issues! Let me say, at LSC I didn't feel tense, frightened, nervous or like I was going to go running out the doors panicked. They have the best system I have ever seen period.

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Wow! This Queer Calender of Chicago Events is Jam Packed!

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DeDe Deylnn

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The Calender of Events is targeted for the Chicago Lesbian, Bi, and Queer female community! This Calender includes parties, events, conferences, and club meetings. This is only the beginning and there is so much more to add! If you have an event you'd like to advertise for please send it to my email ! You can also find this wonderful calendar in the tabs section of this blog at anytime!

Now....

Take a gander around and enjoy!
(updated weekly)



*Note: Not all events are exclusive to the women's community. A few are 50/50 ratio and well worth mentioning.

This Just In.....Tristan Taormino at Northwestern University TONIGHT!

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Tristan Taormino. Author. Pornographer. Sex Educator. Activist

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You can't help but stumble across her writings or porn while browsing any erotic section or in the many many books she's contributed to such as Best Lesbian Sex 1,2,3,4,5....well any series!  She works with one of the biggest names in porn called Vivid. Thank god they've got the very fluidly queer Tristan on board to add her juicy bits of information and variety! Tristan also tours all over the country and has been seen on national TV networks like CNN and HBO's Real Sex where she speaks on gay and lesbian issues, sexuality and gender, feminism, open relationships and teaches sex and relationship workshops around the world!

Tristan Taormino, Porn Star extraordinaire and Sexpert is coming to Northwestern to show her film "Chemistry" on tomorrow night! What could be better on a Friday night than a FREE queer/politically correct porn screening with your friends AND a titillating Q&A to follow...?

The event is at 8pm in McCormick Auditorium in Norris University Center, 1999 Campus Drive Evanston, IL 60208.

There will be a film screening, Q&A to follow, and then Tristan will be chilling to sign her book, "Open Up" (on polyamorous and open relationships)

It is 100% free and open to the public.




Leather isn't just for the boys this weekend in Chicago... Here's a few events just for the girls!

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DeDe Deylnn

Queer Lesbian Writer and Overall Fantastic Person

This weekend the streets will flood with boys with toys, leather daddies in their chaps, and roaming bears of every type. Yes, it's IML this weekend. (International Mr. Leather)

But guess what?

There are a few treats for us ladies too!

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Vespertine Women Only Play Party!

To start with Vespertine will be holding one of their infamous play parties for women! This wonderfully kinky party is a rare occurrence for women in Chicago, thought there are plenty of play parties that are open to everyone, but as far as I know this is the only one exclusively created to celebrate and give space to women only. *Thank you Sky and crew!

This party is fantastic. I've gone before and let me tell you there is plenty to enjoy. Between the friendly conversations with other women, demos of different play techniques like liquid latax, bondage, and yes ladies even fisting ( there so is a technique for that...!) there's no way you couldn't enjoy yourself.


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The Real L Word : Meet Jill

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Oh yes, and finally we get to meet Jill. She's a writer too! I'm so curious what she likes to write....So yes, she's engaged to Nikki whom you met earlier and their journey is quite the magical one. The Real L Word should keep us well entertained. And gossiping. Check it out:




*The girl next door wears running shoes by day and heels by night. Jill is open and welcoming, but steer clear when college football is on because she goes Wolverine over her alma mater, Michigan. This Jersey girl is very close to her family and has their full support. Once insecure about her "sexual fluidity," she is now excited to show off her "normal and beautiful life." Jill is the girl all the guys want, but only one girl has.


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The Real L Word : Meet Nikki

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DeDe Deylnn

Queer Lesbian Writer and Overall Fantastic Person

Hello Nikki! Don't take that innocent smile to be that's she's all goody goody. She's another member of The Real L Word and this woman has got some bite! She's engaged to Jill and it looks like their marriage will happen on the show! ( oh, I'll be in tears...!) Well, check out the video to see more about Nikki:



*This super stylish, highly successful, alpha type-A with the cute West Hollywood house was married for a short time in her early twenties to a man before she came out on "The Oprah Winfrey Show." She later won a GLAAD Award for her appearance and has never looked back. Nikki is proud to be called a "barracuda" in the industry. When she's not representing a fierce list of A-list directors and talent, this only child spends her free time shopping -- and most recently, wedding planning with her fiancé, Jill. She may be a perfectionist, but she's not above crying it out -- so long as no one is looking.


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The Real L Word : Meet Tracy

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DeDe Deylnn

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The Real L Word just keeps'em coming and this time we are presented with the lovely and beautiful Tracy. She's just now coming out and her mom is till coming to terms with it all. I'm talking, this is fresh fresh. I'm talking fresh meat!!!!! Ok, well not so much, cause she's taken. ( why are they all mostly taken ?!?! ) You'll see....just watch below:


*Beyond her smoking hot looks, Tracy is a hip chick, doing her thing -- developing blockbusters during the week while skating and hanging with friends on the weekend. With a touch of earthiness and easy charm, she's recently out and on the scene. Tracy is every girl's dream, except maybe for her mother, who's having a hard time dealing with Tracy's sexuality. Will Tracy be able to reconnect with her mom while juggling a new relationship that comes with its own complicated family dynamics?


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The Real L Word : Meet Whitney

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DeDe Deylnn

Queer Lesbian Writer and Overall Fantastic Person

Do you like Zombies? Vampires? Dead things? Then Whitney's your woman! Whitney makes a living making people ugly for all your gore fans. It think that's pretty cool, mostly cause I'd no clue where to begin! Besides that she's got some pretty rad dreads. I dig'em. I do look forward to seeing what sort of trouble she get her self into though......Check out Whitney:



*The untamed lover of life. With savvy street smarts and a wild edge, Whitney is an absolute handful. And it doesn't take long to pick up on the passion for women that gets her into trouble... a lot of trouble... especially with straight girls. While Whitney may be the best friend you'll ever have, she's the self-professed worst girlfriend. She's "...always looking for love, but losing to lust."

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The Real L Word : Meet Mikey

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DeDe Deylnn

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This tattooed vixen, Mikey, produces LA fashion week. LA Fashion week!!! Are you kidding me?! Talk about a power lesbian! And she seems quite the funny one too! She's also apart of The Real L Word, a reality series about lesbians, on the west coast, in sunny CA. Maybe she'll do a tour when the shows all done across the country. Come out with a lesbian fashion line???? We so could use one considering details that the typically gendered fashion styles just doesn't anticipate. We could use a a lot more like Mikey.....check her out:






*The wild wizard behind the fashion show curtain. Tatt'ed up and cruisin' into downtown from her Van Nuys pad on one of her custom-built motorcycles, everyone knows when Mikey has entered the Cooper Building. When not preparing for LA Fashion Weekend, she's marketing and promoting her designer clients -- from model auditions and fittings, to drinks, meetings and photo shoots. Unfortunately, her non-stop workweek leaves Mikey with little time to spend with her makeup artist fiancé -- let alone come to an agreement with her on wedding plans. Indeed, this Culver City, CA native has lots to juggle in the next few months... and we can't wait to watch it all undress, er, unfold.


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The Real L Word : Meet Rose

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DeDe Deylnn

Queer Lesbian Writer and Overall Fantastic Person

Wowza. OMG. My goodness. Oh Rose, can I take you home one night? Hell, let's make it a lot longer than that! Ok, now that I've got that out of my system, The Real L Word, a reality series about lesbians, on the west coast, in sunny CA,  just keeps'em coming teasing us with videos clips. Let's me Rose, shall we.....



*This sexy Latina was the inspiration for Papi's character on The L Word. She's a heartbreaking Lotharia trying to shake old habits and be in a serious relationship... but she isn't sure she trusts herself just yet. Fortunately, she has a very supportive family who would love to see her settle down with her girlfriend of six months -- whom they all adore by the way. But Rose is altar-skittish and may be too wild to be tamed by one flame. She might be old-fashioned, but will a taste for excitement and the good life keep this self-described player from being able to commit?



Queer Women's Events in Chicago This Week!

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DeDe Deylnn

Queer Lesbian Writer and Overall Fantastic Person

The Calender of Events is targeted for the Chicago Lesbian, Bi, and Queer female community! This Calender includes parties, events, conferences, and club meetings. This is only the beginning and there is so much more to add! If you have an event you'd like to advertise for please send it to my email ! You can also find this wonderful calendar in the tabs section of this blog at anytime!

Now....

Take a gander around and enjoy!

(updated weekly)



*Note:

Not all events are exclusive to the women's community. A few are 50/50 ratio and well worth mentioning.


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