All Over The Map

All Over the Map | September 2016

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By Liz Massey, September 2016 Issue. Lesbian author Rita Mae Brown proclaimed that “When I got my library card, that’s when my life began,” and I can totally relate to [...]

All Over the Map | August 2016

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By Liz Massey, August 2016 Issue. Attention has a contradictory reputation in our culture – we condemn those who seek the spotlight, at the same time that we give them the [...]

All Over the Map | July 2016

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By Liz Massey, June 2016 Issue. With a couple of spectacularly out-of-character (not to mention highly entertaining) exceptions, I have not been known for most of my life as [...]

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By Liz Massey, June 2016 Issue. I’ve always disliked the constant struggle implied in the phrase “one step forward, two steps back,” but it’s an accurate description [...]

All Over the Map | May 2016

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By Liz Massey, May 2016 Issue. A few weeks ago, I read the following quote on Twitter, attributed to Eric Schmidt, CEO of Alphabet, Inc., Google’s parent company: “It [...]

All Over the Map | April 2016

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By Liz Massey, April 2016 Issue. It’s time for Echo’s annual Pride preview issue, and even if you haven’t marched in the parade or set foot inside the festival grounds [...]

All Over the Map | March 2016

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By Liz Massey, March 2016 Issue. While those who know me well would not describe me as a neat freak, I spend quite a bit of time thinking about clutter as spring (and spring [...]

All Over the Map | February 2016

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By Liz Massey, February 2016 Issue. It’s the beginning of the year, and one sure-fire topic of conversation is what resolutions you’ve made for 2016, and/or whether [...]

All Over the Map | January 2016

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By Liz Massey, January 2016 Issue. In this issue, Echo is presenting its Leaders of the Year awards, which used to be known as the Man and Woman of the Year. This change in [...]

All Over the Map | December 2015

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By Liz Massey, December 2015 Issue. As this issue of Echo goes to press, we’re literally poised on the precipice of yet another holiday season. My clan and I celebrate [...]

All Over the Map | November 2015

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By Liz Massey, November 2015 Issue. This issue of Echo we’re celebrating LGBT history month. Each October, this observance takes a look backward and, inevitably, brings up [...]

All Over the Map | October 2015

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By Liz Massey, October 2015 Issue. Every year, Echo publishes a fabulous arts issue. Perhaps because I am a writer and because I was born into a tribe of passionate amateur [...]

All Over the Map | September 2015

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By Liz Massey, September 2015 Issue. On a Friday morning in late June, our community had one of its biggest victories ever. The U.S. Supreme Court recognized our [...]

All Over The Map | August 2015

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By Liz Massey, August 2015 Issue. You’ll have to forgive me if school was a drag for you, but I come from a family full of teachers, and I have a bit of an office/school [...]

All Over The Map | July 2015

June 18, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Liz Massey, July 2015 Issue. By the time you read this, I’m hoping the United States has achieved full marriage equality. If it hasn’t, it’s likely that a fractured [...]
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