Has Masculinity become a fetish?

  I am about to head of to Mardi Gras where there will no doubt be thousands of hot men all sporting 5 o’clock shadows, tattoos, hairy chests and buff Muscular bods. All of which I do not have. Physical masculinity it seems has become a style all in it’s own. It’s hard not to notice the trend lately around the gyms and clubs. It is not exclusive to Gay…

February 29, 2012
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Anatomy of a Mardi Gras suitcase.

I packed my bags today for Mardi Gras. It’s always fun to take a step back and look over the items ready to be tucked away. You can get a picture of what the weekend is going to be like. Imagine discovering my bag in a thousand years time. I wonder what they would think. Those of you who like the CSI series will enjoy deciphering what all of this…

February 28, 2012
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Watch the Sydney Mardi Gras Parade for Free online!

  This year for the first time the Sydney Mardi Gras Parade will be available to watch for free online. In previous years the Parade has been telecast on Foxtel but this year Mardi Gras is being brought to the world via a website set up by Sydney Mardi Gras and Optus. This years parade and party promises to be a huge event with Kylie Minogue attending and a massive…

February 27, 2012
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Count down to awesomeness.

Last year I missed Mardi Gras. With the move back to Melbourne and a few other things going on I simply wasn’t able to get there. This year is different. About a month ago my friends and I started planning our trip up to Sydney and once again I am going to be marching with the lifesavers in the parade. Because we are unable to get to the rehearsals the…

February 26, 2012
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To camp it or not to camp it?

For a little while now I have had my thinking cap on about what I can do to add some new perspectives and some fresh ideas to the blog. I thought it might be nice to add a few guest Writers. I think it’s a great way to give others a chance to write and to bring some new and different views to the blog. I am really pleased with…

February 23, 2012
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Hi man, I think ur an awsome guy and I love ur blog. U have a great body and look amazing in a speedo. I workout hard and would like to wear a speedo when i do laps at the public pool. How do u not only get the body but the confidence to wear a speedo?

My Mum put me in swimming lessons when I was very young and so I started wearing a speedo from about the age of 5 or 6. I guess for me it seemed natural as well as being perfectly practical. How anybody would swim laps in board shorts is beyond me. However I got to high school and obviously wearing a speedo caused much joking and embarrassment. Guys around school…

February 21, 2012
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Mr Positive

I have been feeling very introspective lately and looking over the blog has made me notice one thing in particular. I’ve been a bit down lately. Actually a lot down, I’d even go so far to say depressed. It happens to all of us. So now it’s time to vent. You might have noticed the lack of a regular talky blog update or an inspiring “you can do it post”…

February 21, 2012
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