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At Home with…

In Dylan Bekkering and Colin Roy's living room

May, 2015

Artistically inclined Dylan Bekkering (graphic designer) and Colin Roy (grip in the film industry) let their personalities shine through the eclectic trimmings of their great room. The house is more than 100 years old, but you’d never know. Calm, pale yellow walls welcome relaxation while a radiant orange street-facing wall hints of late nights clinking […]

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Personal piercings for proud people

Why Winnipeggers stretch their skin

December, 2014

Why would people want to poke a hole in their body? The reasons are as varied as the individual. In Western culture, it has long been common for people to have pierced ears. Gay men used to pierce their right ear lobe as a sign of their homosexuality, but that practice has faded as so […]

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Staying Hot Throughout the Holidays

December, 2014

Stay hot through the holidays by stripping down. It’s a sexy season filled with get- togethers, wine, fireplaces and good food so let your senses run wild. There’s no better way to escape the cold weather than to heat things up in the bedroom. Whether you’re alone or with others, OutWords shows you how to look […]

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From Bonspiels to Funspiels

Keystone Rainbow Curling League has it all

October, 2014

The Keystone Rainbow Curling League (KRCL) is welcoming all newcomers, beginners and those returning from previous years to join the league this winter. The 2014/15 season gets underway Sunday afternoons beginning Oct. 5, and runs until March 22. A curling clinic is planned for Saturday Oct. 4 at 1 p.m. at the Granite Curling Club, […]

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A Tale of Two Cities

October, 2014

Fall is an important month for fashion. The season sees fashion weeks unfold all over the world to present next year’s spring trends and looks. For this OutWords feature, we are taking you to the streets of NYC, the place where even in 40 degrees Celsius weather, wearing all black is still cool. During fashion […]

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Talia Syrie

A distinguishable flower in a prairie field

May, 2015

This last half century has seen the climb of chefs to revered celebrities. Everywhere we turn, television shows are exploiting culinary creativity, charities are utilizing chefs as incentives for the public to shell out brown and red bills, food critics are stating their names as more important details than the address of the restaurant; these […]

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Winterpeg: A Top Exotic Location of the Prairies

Nordic Spa Opens

December, 2014

This article should come with a NC 17 rating. Not because of its graphic content, but because the reader is at risk of being seduced by the mysticism of Thermëa, a land that is only available to those 16 years and older. So, if you are younger than 16, read on with caution.

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Get Out There

GLBT* bowling league makes changes for upcoming season

October, 2014

The Prime Timers Gay Men’s Bowling League is going through some major changes for the upcoming season—the league changed its name and is now including women. Its new name, Out There Bowling (OTB), was changed to be consistent with the brand of Out There Sports & Recreation, which is the sports organization for the queer […]

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Why We Wear Our Art on Our Sleeves

October, 2014

… Tattoos are a deeply personal and permanent form of expression. Why do we get them? Is the art or the artist more important? We snapped photos of body art from members of the GLBT* community and asked them what their tattoos meant to them. Here are the results. “An amazing tattoo is when someone […]

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Zombi Made Easy

Simple, affordable, and super-creepy DIY zombie tutorial

October, 2014

Break out the fake blood and tattered clothing, it’s about to get real creepy in here. From the annual zombie walk to The Walking Dead (swoon, Norman Reedus…), zombies are on everyone’s radar. Doing “zombie” can be a great Halloween costume because you can zombie practically anything (wedding zombie, Hello Kitty zombie, construction worker zombie, […]

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