**In recognition of Quality, Excellence, and Design, this ebook has been granted a QED seal of approval from Digital Book World.** Finally, the first big book of manners for the more than 15 million lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people in the United States and Canada and the people who love them, work with them, and live with them. Written by Steven Petrow, the go-to authority on the subjectaheas the same-sex wedding expert at The New York Times and a columnist for The Huffington Post, Yahooas Shine, GayWeddings.com, and the aQa Syndicate (with distribution to more than 100 LGBT newspapers and websites)athis is the definitive book of LGBT etiquette. Encyclopedic in its approach, filled with practical wisdom, lively wit, and much insight, Steven Petrowas Complete Gay a Lesbian Manners covers everything: from coming out to being out in the workplace; from dealing with the joy and complexity of same-sex weddings and commitment ceremonies (including how to propose and write meaningful vows) to handling the legal paperwork every couple needs. Thereas a chapter on sex etiquette, and another on the challenges and opportunities of raising a family, plus sections on travel, bullying, entertaining, meeting new friends, introducing your partner to your family, a primer on gay pride, and so much more. Throughout there are hundreds of questionsasome posed by LGBT folk, and others by straight people: What do the mothers of two brides wear to a lesbian wedding? What do you say to an anti-gay joke? How do you answer aWhoas the father?a when there are two mothers? Manners, yes, but with a twist.The Good Vibrations Guide to Sex: The Most Complete Sex Manual Ever Written, by Cathy Winks and Anne Semans (Cleis, 2004) Both educational and entertaining, this exten- sive volume covers everything from basic sex- ual anatomy to SManbsp;...
|Title||:||Steven Petrow's Complete Gay & Lesbian Manners|
|Publisher||:||Workman Publishing - 2011-06-01|