63 episodes

Tales of the 2SLGBT+ is a weekly podcast that sheds light on the remarkable people within our 2SLGBTQ+ family. The guests interviewed come from all walks of life, and they have a story worth listening to. We do not shy away from any topic. The stories from our Rainbow Community at the local, national and international levels should be heard and celebrated! Tales of the 2SLGBTQ+ has been created in original form as a video podcast, and it is provided here for your convenience to listen to in the audio form.

Tales of the 2SLGBTQ‪+‬ Douglas Parsons

    • Society & Culture
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Tales of the 2SLGBT+ is a weekly podcast that sheds light on the remarkable people within our 2SLGBTQ+ family. The guests interviewed come from all walks of life, and they have a story worth listening to. We do not shy away from any topic. The stories from our Rainbow Community at the local, national and international levels should be heard and celebrated! Tales of the 2SLGBTQ+ has been created in original form as a video podcast, and it is provided here for your convenience to listen to in the audio form.

    Chris L'Amarca - L'Amarcable Poise

    Chris L'Amarca - L'Amarcable Poise

    As a young kid, Chris L'Amarca suffered from a body pain that she thought all kids experienced. It was only later in life that she realized that her body pain is a rare one. This consistent pain has caused this queer teacher to leave the classroom and focus her entire life on her health. We are lucky to have this conversation because earlier this year Chris was saying ‘goodbye’ to loved ones. Somehow, she is with us today and sharing her story on Tales of the 2SLGBTQ+.This episode is par...

    • 59 min
    Christopher Rice - Sapphire Storm

    Christopher Rice - Sapphire Storm

    Christopher Rice is the recipient of the Lambda Literary Award and is the Amazon charts and New York Times bestselling author of a number of books including A Density of Souls, Bone Music, Blood Echo, and Blood Victory, which is part of the Burning Girl series. He published four bestselling New York Times thrillers by the age of 30, and he was declared one of People Magazine's Sexiest Men Alive one year. His work spans multiple genres, including suspense, crime, supernatural thriller, an...

    • 31 min
    Randal MacDonald and Darcy Kaser - Call the Kettle ... Fabulous

    Randal MacDonald and Darcy Kaser - Call the Kettle ... Fabulous

    This episode is all about power couple Randall MacDonald and Darcy Kaser, who have recently celebrated their 30th anniversary.We, of course, touch base on the love story they have written with each other, including their courtship of each other. If you are from Edmonton or Vancouver, you may know Darcy and Randall from the very successful "Call the Kettle Black" franchise they built. For two decades, the store was an institution for everyone who craved the newest and best kitchenware. Da...

    • 1 hr 8 min
    Kathryn Schulz - Lost and Found

    Kathryn Schulz - Lost and Found

    Kathryn Schulz is a staff writer at The New Yorker and the author of Being Wrong: Adventures in the Margin of Error. She won a National Magazine Award and a Pulitzer Prize in 2015 for “The Really Big One,” an article about seismic risk in the Pacific Northwest. Her new memoir, Lost & Found grew out of “Losing Streak,” which was originally published in The New Yorker and later anthologized in The Best American Essays. Her other essays and reporting have appeared in The Best American Scienc...

    • 22 min
    Devin Grayson - Trans Rally

    Devin Grayson - Trans Rally

    2022 has been a year of big change for Devin Grayson. Recently married, they have begun the process to be their authentic self. Devin is transgender and it is important for them that other individuals who identify as transgender will have access to resources that leads to success in the workforce.This desire has brought forth, even more, change as Devin recently left his career in the financial world to create 'Trans Rally'. Trans Rally is an organization that unites transgender pr...

    • 55 min
    Corine Demas - The Bender

    Corine Demas - The Bender

    Corine Demas joins 'Tales of the 2SLGBTQ+' In this interview, Corine talks about her upcoming Fringe festival play titled, "The Bender." A play that weaves personal poetry throughout as the main character moves beyond the "fuckboys" in their past. Specifically, it is about a complicated relationship between Deloris, a 40-something queer woman, and Jordan, a young trans man who is a poet. We also go beyond just the play and have a very real discussion on a variety of topics, i...

    • 49 min

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QueerMom ,

The power of community

Hearing ourselves reflected in the stories of those in our community is powerful, especially at a time during lockdown when we cannot gather. Collecting them for our future generations is equally important.

RobEdmonton ,

Learning while we can

I cannot stress the importance of capturing the stories of the problem who shape our community. This podcast does just that

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