The Bookworm Sez: ‘Would You Rather? A Memoir of Growing Up and Coming Out’

By : Terri Schlichenmeyer
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You’re late! Oops, you overslept, got caught in traffic, the elevator was slow. Phone lines were down, email was down. You forgot, and you’re late, sorry. Or, as in the new book “Would You Rather?” by Katie Heaney, your understanding was just a bit delayed.

Where do you go when you’re looking for love?

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LGBT advocates joining next week’s March For Our Lives in D.C.

By : Lou Chibbaro Jr OF THE WASHINGTON BLADE, COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL LGBT MEDIA ASSOCIATION
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ABOVE: Emma Gonzalez of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School has become one of the faces of the new gun reform movement.

The Human Rights Campaign and the National LGBTQ Task Force are among a large number of LGBT advocacy organizations and LGBT activists expected to participate in a March 24 demonstration in the nation’s capital against gun violence.

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Issue 25.05: A WAVE of Success

By : Jake Stevens
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A WAVE of Success
It’s time to celebrate your favorite picks for Tampa Bay and Central Florida’s best! GayDayS Inc. moving hosts hotels, possible date change for 2018, 5th Annual Manatee Pride to coincide with St. Patrick’s Day, Syreeta Banks leads Dreamgirls to The Venice Theater, local news, celebrity interviews, photos, events and much, much more!

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Tampa Pride Guide 2018

By : Jake Stevens
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Tampa Pride is back for a fourth year and prepared to be bigger and better than ever!

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Watermark is hiring: Creative Assistant

By : Jake Stevens
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Watermark is seeking a full-time creative assistant. The creative assistant will work with our advertising sales department to create print and online ads, design digital sales flyers, generate graphics for articles on our web site, WatermarkOnline.com. This is an on-site position at our Orlando office. This is the perfect entry-level position for motivated multi-faceted designers seeking real-world design experience who thrive in a challenging, fast paced environment.

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Melonie Diaz cast as lesbian sister in ‘Charmed’ reboot

By : MARIAH COOPER OF THE WASHINGTON BLADE, COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL LGBT MEDIA ASSOCIATION
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Melonie Diaz has been cast as the first magical sister in the “Charmed” CW reboot, according to Deadline.

Diaz, 33, will portray Mel, the middle sister and a witch whose power is time-freezing. Mel experiences a tragic accident that leaves her “angry” and “even violent” causing rifts with everyone around her. She is also a lesbian who is dating female Detective Soo Jin.

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Issue 25.05: Give Me My Roses

By : Jake Stevens
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In celebration of Black History Month, Watermark pays tribute to five generations of black entertainers in Orlando, HRC hosts 5th annual Time to THRIVE conference4 on LGBTQ youth in Orlando, St. Petersburg Diocese forbids transgender parishioner from attending anniversary mass, local news, celebrity interviews, photos, events and much, much more!

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Watermark’s Most Eligible – Central Florida: Brooke Renney

By : Jeremy Williams
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Age: 27

Hometown: Polk County, Florida

How you identify: Lesbian

What’s your sign: Scorpio

Brooke can be summed with two words: passion and politics.

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Watermark’s Most Eligible – Tampa Bay: Claire Elisan

By : Ryan Williams-Jent
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Age: 34

Hometown: San Diego, California

How you identify: Lesbian

What’s your sign: Taurus

Claire Elisan’s dedication to the LGBTQ community is clear from the moment you meet her.

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Issue 25.04: Living Single

By : Jake Stevens
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Living Single: Watermark selects 10 of the most eligible bachelor and bachelorettes in the Central Florida and Tampa Bay areas, Hope and Help Center expands clinic services, hosts Orlando AIDS Walk at Lake Eola, Tampa Pride announces 2018 grand marshals, grand couple and award recipients, local news, celebrity interviews, photos, events and much, much more!

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Spring Arts Guide 2018

By : Jake Stevens
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The spring time is no better time to feed your need for the arts! Say hello to our comprehensive (and unfathomably radiant!) annual Spring Arts Guide.

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issue 25.02: Over the Rainbow

By : Jake Stevens
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Lacking resources for an aging LGBTQ community, Central Florida attorney elected chair of HRC board of directors, out medical director opens Diversity Health Center of Tampa Bay, local news, celebrity interviews, photos, events and much, much more!

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