BTL COVID-19 Resource Guide

As the world continues to learn more about coronavirus and its spread, it's vital to stay up-to-date on the latest developments. However, it's also important to make sure that the information being distributed is from credible sources. To that end, Between The Lines has compiled, [...]

Building a W’All for Love

By | 2020-02-05T15:30:11-05:00 February 5th, 2020|Guides, Romance|

Few forces in the world are as powerful or as visceral as the reaction one has to great music. Regardless of genre, when either words, melody or both align the right way, emotions of all kinds can be stirred — not least of which being love. That's why Austin-based nonprofit The W'All chose the month of love to launch its LGBTQ-focused campaign of inclusion.

21 Years and Counting, Detroit’s Dirty Show is Back Again

By | 2020-02-05T15:27:58-05:00 February 5th, 2020|Guides, Romance|

For more than a decade, the Dirty Show has been considered one of the largest and most important erotic art exhibitions on the planet. Each year, the exhibit features hundreds of quality erotic works, in virtually every imaginable media, from all over the world. It has become an immersive experience, with world-class performance artists on the stage and in the audience.

REC Partners to Present Burlesque at The Motown Mansion

By | 2020-02-05T15:26:12-05:00 February 5th, 2020|Guides, Romance|

So often Valentine's Day centers around giving love to others, but this year a combination event sponsored by The Ruth Ellis Center and Queen of Cups Burlesque flips that idea on its head. The Burlesque: Love Yourself True inaugural event happening this Feb. 14 at The Motown Mansion encourages everyone, and especially women, to take time to love themselves.

Reading About Love

By | 2020-02-05T15:24:02-05:00 February 5th, 2020|Guides, Romance|

By Jessica Trotter The romance genre is a billion dollar plus industry and it’s finally starting to look like there’s a little something for everyone. That includes new adult — post high school/early college protagonists [...]

Be Mine…You, Too

By | 2018-02-07T17:29:56-05:00 February 7th, 2018|Guides, Romance|

The other morning I was standing in the checkout lane behind a man who was buying two Valentine's Day cards, each curiously turned faced down. The checkout clerk proclaimed "What a gentleman!" Jokingly, I added [...]

10 Valentine’s Day Events

By | 2018-02-07T18:39:26-05:00 February 7th, 2018|Guides, Romance|

1.) Chippendales — Interested in spicing up your evening? Join the audience for the Chippendales' 2018: About Last Night Tour. Seen by more than 2 million people annually, the exotic dance show is the perfect [...]

Dancing Harder

By | 2018-02-07T18:43:58-05:00 February 7th, 2018|Guides, Romance|

'Porn to Be a Star' Play Coming to Menjos in Detroit "Get ready to get Harder!" That’s the slogan for Chris Harder’s play, "Porn to Be a Star," directed by Obie Award-winning performer and playwright [...]

Love Day Ideas

By | 2015-02-05T09:00:00-05:00 February 5th, 2015|Guides, Romance|

It's always a good time to celebrate love. Especially on Valentine's Day, and especially with wild animal sex. The Detroit Zoo's "Love Gone Wild" is one of many options for LGBTs looking to do that [...]

Sochi: Show Your #SignofLove

By | 2014-02-06T09:00:00-05:00 February 6th, 2014|Guides, Romance|

This Valentine's Day, with the spotlight on the Sochi Winter Olympics, LUSH Cosmetics has joined with All Out to champion everyone's right to love and stand with all citizens who are calling on the Russian [...]

Home Sweet Homosexual

By | 2014-02-06T09:00:00-05:00 February 6th, 2014|Guides, Romance|

By Shelby Clark Looking for a specifically LGBT Valentine's Day event, with the added benefit of helping a good cause? The Ozone House works to benefit their "Kicked Out Fund" with "Home Sweet Home: A [...]

Outside The Box

By | 2013-02-07T09:00:00-05:00 February 7th, 2013|Guides, Romance|

By Jerome Stuart Nichols As with most matters of the heart, the love and intimate connection you share in a romantic relationship is enough of a gift on its own. But - to keep things [...]