Ask Liz! Is flaking bad if I’m feeling anxious or unwell? Do I have to tell them exactly how I’m feeling?

“Is flaking bad if I’m feeling anxious or unwell? Do I have to tell them exactly how I’m feeling?” -Anonymous Dear Anonymous, Thank you for submitting your question! If you’re feeling unwell, it’s probably best to flake. You don’t really want to get others sick-but are you feeling sick from a sickness or your anxiety? One thing my therapist has mentioned is whether my anxiety … Continue reading Ask Liz! Is flaking bad if I’m feeling anxious or unwell? Do I have to tell them exactly how I’m feeling?

Modern Mainer: This Week’s Fashion Picks

Follow the Modern Mainer Instagram for more. View this post on Instagram Keepin it simple today. 🖤 – — – T-shirt: @oldnavy Denim: @hm @hm_man Watch: @bagleywatchco Sunglasses: @jcrewmens @jcrew Wallet: @rogueindustries Sneakers: @asos A post shared by Matthew Warner (@modernmainer) on Sep 2, 2018 at 8:15am PDT View this post on Instagram Complimentary contrasts. 👌🏼 – — – T-shirt: @americaneagle Shorts: @forever21 @forever21men Watch: … Continue reading Modern Mainer: This Week’s Fashion Picks

Gia Drew: A Coming Out Story

By Gia Drew, Program Director at Equality Maine About Gia (She/Her/Hers): Gia was one of Maine’s first OUT transgender teachers and one of the first transgender coaches in the country. Originally from Boston, Gia has called Maine home since 2002. After earning degrees from Syracuse University and Savannah College of Art and Design, she was a high school teacher and coach for twenty years, teaching in Vermont, New Hampshire, Connecticut, Maryland, … Continue reading Gia Drew: A Coming Out Story

Ask Liz! Mental Health and Treatment

“What do I do to support a friend who’s severely mentally ill, but won’t pursue any treatment?” -Anonymous Dear Anonymous, This is a really tough situation to be in unfortunately. One I’ve struggled with when working in the social work field. Unfortunately there isn’t really much you can do in getting them to do any sort of treatment. If they don’t want to pursue treatment they … Continue reading Ask Liz! Mental Health and Treatment

Let’s Get Kinky: Approaching the Topic of Kink With Your Sexual Partner

Talking about kink can be a hard topic to broach with your partner, especially early on in a relationship. Personally, I have always maintained a theory that everyone has at least one “weird thing” that they are attracted to that’s challenging to bring up with their partner, so talking about kink with your partner can be a really daunting task. On the flip side, having … Continue reading Let’s Get Kinky: Approaching the Topic of Kink With Your Sexual Partner

WATCH: Adam Rippon ON 🔥🔥🔥 in Portland, Maine

  Adam Rippon shot to stardom during the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang as an out and proud Olympic Athlete repping #TeamUSA. According to Stars on Ice, “Adam also made the bold decision to come out publicly in October 2015 in an interview with SKATING magazine. Leading up to the 2018 Olympics, he has become a sought-after interview to discuss his role as an openly … Continue reading WATCH: Adam Rippon ON 🔥🔥🔥 in Portland, Maine