Michel Lavers, Mid-Atlantic Editor of EDGE Publications, recently spent a few days in the Dominican Republic reporting on life for gays and lesbians in the island. His article can be found at "An Open Door: Gay Dominicans seek more visibility" (EDGE New York, March 24, 2008).
You can find more of Michael's writing at his blog Boy in Bushwick.
For the article he also interviewed one of our favorite bloggers: Monaga.
Originally from Harlem, Monaga moved to the Dominican Republic back in 2004 and has never looked back.
His blog is the place to go if you want to find out what gay life is like in Santo Domingo.
One man's trash...... - It is always somewhat of a culture shock for me when I visit my friends and in my in-laws in the South. They are just so polite down there. They will "yes ...
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