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Chris Delyani

Entries by Chris Delyani

Amazing Grace

(6) Comments | Posted June 1, 2013 | 11:12 PM

I should've known she'd find me. Within minutes of my March blog posting of my first visit to the Boston Alliance of Gay and Lesbian Youth, Grace Sterling Stowell, BAGLY's executive director, sent me a Facebook message, thanking me for sharing my story and sounding very happy to be in...

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A Portrait of the Artist at 83

(0) Comments | Posted May 7, 2013 | 11:38 AM

"Getting old is wonderful," my neighbor Robert Akeley told me with a smile, his blue eyes lighting up, when I asked him for the single most important message he'd like to pass on to Huffington Post readers. He's an 83-year-old gay man, a practicing psychiatrist and artist, whose shining, candy-colored...

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A Silver Coming-Out Story

(13) Comments | Posted March 11, 2013 | 4:16 PM

On a Wednesday night exactly 25 years ago this month, I went to my first meeting of the Boston Alliance of Gay and Lesbian Youth. Going there marked the first time I ever acknowledged to myself (or to anyone else) I was gay. How did I learn of BAGLY? You...

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Where Will Your Yellow Brick Road Take You?

(19) Comments | Posted February 16, 2013 | 5:35 PM

A few years ago my friends and I went to San Francisco's Castro Theater to see -- and sing along to -- a sold out special showing of The Wizard of Oz. We got there early not only to nab decent seats, but to watch the pre-show costume contest. I...

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