A New Source of LGBTQ+ Support Brings Light to Darke County, Ohio

A new group is working to create a Darke County fully inclusive of LGBTQ+ citizens and allies by promoting a sense of community in Greenville, Ohio.

Following Middle Schooler’s Attack, Allies Rally Around LGBTQ+ Youth in Defiance, Ohio

Weeks after a viral video showing the assault of a young boy, supporters and LGBTQ+ youth and adults gathered for the first Pride celebration in Defiance, Ohio.

LGBTQ+ Pride and Prejudice in Wyandot County, Ohio [COMMENTARY]

Staying in the closet leads us to wonder who we can trust and who will stop loving us if we live authentically as ourselves. It creates paranoia and distrust. It’s the opposite of community.

Belonging and the Courage to Keep Painting

The wilderness will always be hard and scary, and we may always doubt our ability to withstand challenges on our own. Keep a strong back, soft front and wild heart.

It’s Past Time to Talk About Suicide

If we’re going to prevent suicide, we need to start talking about it. Every September, NAMI recognizes National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, an effort to share resources and stories to shed light on a highly stigmatized topic.