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I'm outta here.

Diaries published: 9 (1719 days since last diary on Thu Aug 19, 2010 at 08:29 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 4457 (517 days since last comment on Tue Dec 03, 2013 at 06:10 AM PST)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 4830

Total Comment Ratings: 29614

Most Recommended Diary: "You've Already Lost" , 450 comments, 598 recommends

People Following dedmonds: 17

dedmonds's Most Recent Diaries:

All good things must come to an end. And yes, on the balance, my time here has been a good thing, even if I've often wanted to tear my hair out (well, what's left of it; damn male pattern baldness), ...
by dedmonds
Comment Count 90 comments on Thu Aug 19, 2010 at 08:29 AM PDT with 113 Recommends
I am, of course, gutted. Every time marriage equality loses, I'm gutted. But today, as the vote was taking place in my state, in the place I'm called home for a decade now, I'm particularly affected.
by dedmonds
Comment Count 242 comments on Wed Dec 02, 2009 at 09:54 PM PST with 583 Recommends
[This is a letter I wrote to a friend of mine this morning (with a few personal details disguised). The friend in question has been a devout Christian all his life. I came out to him about 15 years ...
by dedmonds
Comment Count 24 comments on Sat Nov 28, 2009 at 10:10 AM PST with 47 Recommends
It's been a pretty damn good past few days for marriage equality. In Iowa, we have a unanimous recognition by the state Supreme court, accompanied by an opinion that complete thrashes the "...
by dedmonds
Comment Count 450 comments on Tue Apr 07, 2009 at 08:31 AM PDT with 598 Recommends
The closet. We are once again faced with a gulf of understanding. A significant number of people here don't understand why many members of the LGBT community are upset at the exclusion of Gene ...
by dedmonds
Comment Count 107 comments on Mon Jan 19, 2009 at 09:00 PM PST with 41 Recommends
"Don't worry honey. We owe a lot to our children." My father can be a pretty memorable guy. I mean, don't tell him I ever said that. We have that gruff, father son facade to keep up, wherein we ...
by dedmonds
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Dec 31, 2008 at 09:25 AM PST with 10 Recommends

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