Beards and Lavender
Femme Identities + Social Justice with DJ Slim Thicc

Femme Identities + Social Justice with DJ Slim Thicc

October 18, 2021

DJ Slim Thicc loves keeping Spencer in line and bonds with Sarah over the small Queer Femme dating pool. Thicc (Kay Meisner) talks about how being a DJ helped pave the way for her social Justice work that started in 2020 after the murder of Breonna Taylor.

Check her out at @djslimthicc

 

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Deep Gay Kissing + Moving Back with Mom

Deep Gay Kissing + Moving Back with Mom

October 11, 2021

Did you know deep kissing is the leading way to contract COVID? At least, we think so. Get vaxxed so you can deep kiss! On this special episode, Sarah and Spencer reflect on not having a guest and becoming more casual when it's just the two of them. They also talk being in their late 20s and early 30s and moving back in with mom.

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My Gay Kentucky Home with Silas House

My Gay Kentucky Home with Silas House

October 4, 2021

Spencer and Sarah took a quick trip to Lexington, Kentucky to catch up with acclaimed novelist, Silas House. The amount of puns we could write about finding “Home” in Kentucky with Silas House is infinite. We discuss being gay in Appalachia, the Queer progression of Eastern Kentucky, the creative process and go to karaoke songs.

House is the nationally bestselling author of six novels--Clay's Quilt, 2001; A Parchment of Leaves, 2003; The Coal Tattoo, 2005; Eli the Good, 2009; and Same Sun Here (co-authored with Neela Vaswani) 2012, and Southernmost (June 2018)--as well as a book of creative nonfiction--Something's Rising, co-authored with Jason Howard, 2009; and three plays.  

You can find Silas House at www.silas-house.com

www.Instagram.com/silashouse

www.Twitter.com/silashouse

www.facebook.com/silashouse

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Spilling Tea and Pissing Glitter with Arielle Clark

Spilling Tea and Pissing Glitter with Arielle Clark

September 27, 2021

Sis Got Tea on this episode. Sarah and Spencer sit down and chat with their dear friend Arielle Clark about her tea business, being black and queer, sobriety, and lactating out of armpits. 

https://www.sisgotteaky.com/

https://www.instagram.com/sisgotteaky/

https://www.facebook.com/sisgotteaky

 

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Yes, Scarlet Envy, You Are The Drama

Yes, Scarlet Envy, You Are The Drama

September 20, 2021

On this episode of Beards and Lavender, RuPaul's Drag Race Queen and Kentucky native, Scarlet Envy opened up to Spencer and Sarah about life on the road, returning home, becoming famous, and the importance of staying grounded through their loved ones.

Editor's Note: We praised Heaven Hill in this episode for funding one of Queer Kentucky's Drag parties. We made this statement before we knew of the Heaven Hill workers on strike and we stand in solidarity with the workers.

 

Scarlet Contact

www.scarletenvyshop.com

IG and Twitter: @ScarletEnvyNYC

https://www.patreon.com/scarletenvyofficial

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UChITFCOIdJIjdMjsgq0dunQ

 

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Privileged Gay Boys and Forgotten Femmes

Privileged Gay Boys and Forgotten Femmes

September 13, 2021

On this #girlschat, Sarah and Spencer realize that some card games aren't fun and difficult conversations and trauma porn seem to be the norm in the Queer Community. Oh yeah, we also talk about Mitch McConnell and Justice Amy Coney Barrett. We have one question for you: who is your queer mentor? Or have you been forgotten like Sarah?

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The Future Liberals Want is Canceled with Gilda Wabbit

The Future Liberals Want is Canceled with Gilda Wabbit

September 5, 2021

On this episode, Spencer and Sarah meet up with drag artist and opera singer, Gilda Wabbit. We talk sex, cancel culture, LGBTQ+ politics and all things Queer. We know you want to know what Gilda does with her press on nails, right?

 

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Gilda Wabbit Info

http://twitter.com/gildawabbit

http://www.facebook.com/gildawabbit

http://instagram.com/gildawabbit

http://patreon.com/gildawabbit

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Limp-Wristed Baseball & Confessions of a Queer Catholic

Limp-Wristed Baseball & Confessions of a Queer Catholic

August 31, 2021

On this episode, Spencer and Sarah discuss some of the "funny" childhood traumas jumping back into adult life. This ranges from "playing baseball like a girl" to confessing to a priest for the first time in ump-teen years!

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Speed-Dating Therapists w/ Dr. Anne Miller

Speed-Dating Therapists w/ Dr. Anne Miller

August 23, 2021

All of us Queerios have had a few mental breakdowns in our lives right? Sarah and Spencer def have. On this episode, your favorite gay and lesbian sit down with Dr. Anne Miller to discuss the nuances of mental health and navigating mental healthcare providers. Dr. Miller has a doctorate in clinical psychology, with a specialization in neuropsychology. Gain some insight on how to pick the right therapist for your needs and values!

 

Queerkentucky.com

Nannygoatbooks.press

@queerkentucky 

 

Therapists we work with:

https://www.maypopcounseling.com

https://opendoorscounselingctr.com/

https://m.facebook.com/people/Eiden-Integrative-Counseling-INC/100057492097877/

https://www.bestlifelouisville.com/our-team/

Let’s Talk the Gay Agenda with Chris Hartman of the Fairness Campaign

Let’s Talk the Gay Agenda with Chris Hartman of the Fairness Campaign

August 15, 2021

On this episode, Spencer and Sarah chat with Chris Hartman (Executive Director of the Fairness Campaign) about all things justice. We explore the new controversy of critical race theory, rampant anti-trans legislation and its relationship to Title IX, and gay Vicco, KY mayor Johnny Cummings. Learn more about Chris's work here: https://www.fairness.org/

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