“Sunlight is a powerful force. It invigorates, it illuminates, and it radiates across the summer, welcoming open-air events and gregarious folks across the rainbow spectrum.
There are many reasons why Pride month coincides with the middle of the year. First, it has historical significance, commemorating the Stonewall uprising that liberated so many hearts, minds and attitudes back in ‘69. But Pride is also a seasonal uprising. We yearn for warmth in its many forms: the warmth of inclusion, the warmth of connection and the literal warmth of the environment beckoning us out of the humdrum and into the sublime…”