July 25, 2017
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Gay Birthdays

As of today, RJ and I are both 25 years old. Personally, I think this is great news since I get the huge insurance rate deduction, but I’ve been noticing that a lot of people, especially in the gay community, get pressed when it comes to discussing their age. It seems like every year after 21 is just another step ... Read More »

Going Home for the Holidays

I’m sure you guys are aware by now that Will and I went home for the holidays to visit our respective parents in Florida for Christmas, both Will’s in Tallahassee and mine in Tampa. After all, we are daily vloggers, so you guys came along for the ride with us for the entire week. You got to see us hang ... Read More »

Privacy Concerns

When you post any kind of content on the web, privacy is always a concern. When you post day-in-the-life vlogs every single day, those concerns become even more important. If you’re not careful, you can start to, intentionally or not, reveal aspects of your life that aren’t really safe to have floating around the web, be it information about where ... Read More »

My Worst Bullying Experience

There’s been a lot of talk about what’s considered bullying, and I’ve even been recently accused of promoting bullying through my actions on YouTube, so I felt compelled to share this story I wrote in 11th grade  for AP Lang about a bullying experience I went through. I’ve kept it personal for a while since it was very traumatizing for ... Read More »

“Success” on YouTube

I don’t know if you guys have noticed lately, but YouTube has exploded and changed. With huge businesses jumping onto the platform either with their own channels or heavily sponsored brand deals through big-name YouTubers, the community has definitely grown from what was once a gathering place for the socially inept to an established medium of entertainment. Watching so many ... Read More »

Words and Their Intentions

The LGBT community on YouTube has definitely grown in the past couple of years. I’ve been around since about 2008 and it’s crazy how much this once small, tight-knit community has blown up into a huge group of content creators. And like every huge family, there are bound to be some family members that simply don’t get along. I’m not ... Read More »

Shep689: A Gay in the Life