Liz Massey

All Over the Map | June 2017

May 18, 2017 // 0 Comments

By Liz Massey, June 2017 Issue. It seems that everyone has a couple of mostly useless “superpowers,” and one of mine seems to be remembering the exact date of several [...]

Comedy For A Cause

May 18, 2017 // 0 Comments

By Liz Massey, June 2017 Issue. In the annals of great combinations, there’s peanut butter and jelly, milk and cookies, and dinner and a show. Local adoption agency Child [...]

All Over the Map | May 2017

April 20, 2017 // 0 Comments

By Liz Massey, May 2017 Issue. There’s an old cliché about our community that happens to be largely true: LGBTQ people have historically been tastemakers in American [...]

Taking it to the Streets

March 16, 2017 // 0 Comments

By Liz Massey, April 2017 Issue. What started out as a march for political activism, it still serving the Greater Phoenix LGBTQ community – as well as allies and visitors [...]

Stand Up, Stand Proud

March 16, 2017 // 0 Comments

By Liz Massey, April 2017 Issue. While one of the goals of the Phoenix Pride Festival is to bolster the unity of the LGBTQ community, instead of creating one giant [...]

All Over the Map | April 2017

March 16, 2017 // 0 Comments

By Liz Massey, April 2017 Issue. Many of us in the LGBTQ community we can divide the recent past into the world we knew before Nov. 8, 2016, and the world – particularly [...]

Joy and Defiance

February 16, 2017 // 0 Comments

By Liz Massey, March 2017 Issue. It might seem counterintuitive to follow up an election marked by the loss of LGBTQ-supportive officials at all levels with a festive [...]

All in the Family

February 16, 2017 // 1 Comment

By Liz Massey, March 2017 Issue. The 17 members of the Ham family are no strangers to the spotlight. They’ve shared their story with the Arizona Republic, they’re the [...]

All Over the Map | March 2017

February 16, 2017 // 0 Comments

By Liz Massey, March 2017 Issue. Those of you who know me well – OK, anyone who knows me at all – know that I’m rarely at a loss for words. Imagine my surprise, then, [...]

Changing Gears

January 19, 2017 // 0 Comments

By Liz Massey, January 2017 Issue. From the time she was a child, cycling always offered Jillian Bearden a sense of freedom – a way to feel independent and powerful. As she [...]

All Over the Map | February 2017

January 19, 2017 // 0 Comments

By Liz Massey, February 2017 Issue. A lot of LGBTQ adults will tell you their awareness of their sexual-romantic attractions and/or gender uniqueness stretches back to their [...]

All Over the Map | January 2017

December 15, 2016 // 0 Comments

By Liz Massey, January 2017 Issue. Well, we lost. I mean, Donald Trump didn’t just become President-elect on Nov. 9. Notorious gay-hater Mike Pence became Vice [...]

All Over the Map | December 2016

November 17, 2016 // 0 Comments

By Liz Massey, December 2016 Issue. We’ve just experienced one of the most polarized, uncivil election cycles in modern times, much less in my adult lifetime. Scandals, [...]

All Over the Map | November 2016

October 20, 2016 // 0 Comments

By Liz Massey, November 2016 Issue. By the time this issue of Echo leaves the newsstands, Americans will have elected a new president. While hopefully the pro-equality major [...]

Painting Outside The Lines

September 15, 2016 // 0 Comments

By Liz Massey, October 2016 Issue. “The Poetry Reading.” Painter Lorraine Inzalaco, who has called Tucson home for the past 20 years, doesn’t shy away from a forthright [...]
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