The public eye never blinks. Navigating shared social spaces is difficult for almost everybody within society for one reason or another. Most interactions between strangers are neutral or forgettable. There are smiling faces for everybody, but cruelty lays waiting for the same people. Not every experience is worth mentioning; memories that live on both ends [...]Read More
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We don’t want to boast but I Dig Your Girlfriend is one of western Canada’s only queer-oriented, feminist websites.
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Who doesn’t love Ellen DeGeneres? It’s a rhetorical question because if you don’t like her, simply move on to another site. Related posts: Incase you missed it: Tegan & Sara on ELLEN Exposure: What I LOVE about being QUEER For The Love Of Straight Women New Guest Post: Isn’t Love Wonderful?
Yesterday may have been the best day of my life. Pride (or Gay Christmas, as it is often called) is a magical day. The city is cloaked in vibrant colours, and pulses with unabashed joy from dawn to well after dusk. There is no other day of the year when I feel so completely embraced [...]
The Edmonton Garrison is the first Canadian Forces Base to raise a rainbow flag for pride week. Master Warrant Officer John McDougall, who made the request for the flag-raising, spoke to CBC this morning about why he asked the Canadian Forces Base Edmonton to raise the rainbow flag. McDougall, who is a company sergeant-major in a field [...]
The Edmonton Pride Festival kicks off this Saturday! I Dig Your Girlfriend will be walking in the parade and we couldn’t be more stoked. Earlier this week, we were invited to chat with our dear lesbros The Unknown Studio about Pride and are fortunate to be a part of a podcast that also includes interviews [...]
From the Archive
This Month’s Featured Friend: CaliCan Rescue Foundation You cannot help falling in love with Kari & Rene Mayer, founders of CaliCan Rescue Foundation, and what they have done for so many amazing animals. Contact them if you want to get involved in fostering, adopting or donating. You can follow them or visit them on [...]
Golden Girls Life Lessons: Being Gay I grew up watching Golden Girls. Little did I know then how revolutionary and ground breaking that show actually was. Very taboo subjects frequented the plot lines for many of the shows. Serious in nature but with the appropriate comedic timing and witty punch lines, Dorothy, Rose, Sophia and [...]
Why Don’t WE Have Straight Pride? How many times have you heard that? You’ll be hearing it more and more as we near the Pride Parade, on June 8th. I have attended the parade for several years – as allies with my then husband and now as a person in a queer relationship. I often [...]
Dressing for Success: The Lesbian Edition • The first step to creating a strong Sapphic look is to reject all the traditional standards of feminine beauty and the colours commonly associated with being a woman. Your new favourite colours are: black, blue, gray, green, and brown. Please forget how to use a shaving razor anywhere [...]