Quentin's Offenses

From the Gut

Sympathy for Omar Mateen, the First Gay Muslim Person of Col...

It's my fantasy that if Omar Mateen had gotten some good gay sex and been given hugs and kisses when he first frequented the gay night club, Pulse, he...

Lost Causes

Career Suicide for Asian American Actors?

After I posted the Popcorn Talk interview with my cast on The Unbidden including Julia Nickson, Amy Hill, Akemi Look and Hayden Szeto on Facebook,...

#lapridetooexclusive

When first coming out to Los Angeles in 1993, I've often wondered why in 2nd most populated city of America we couldn't have a better Pride, i.e. LGBT...

The Journey

One Leg Kicking: The Unbidden

"One leg kicking" is very much a Cantonese expression I grew up with, meaning "you do everything yourself." Doing-it-yourself is certainly the ultima...

To Interpret or Not to Interpret

On a lazy Sunday afternoon, I was having drinks with an aspiring Asian American filmmaker who is stoked to submit to the Interpretations contest. He a...

Arty Farty

Adventures in Dancing: Jazz Funk

I have been doing hip hop for years... and I always thought Jazz Funk was too gay and feminine for me. Viet Dang my hip hop teacher says Jazz Funk is...

The Journey

Further Adventures in Procreation: Country Road, Take Me Hom...

If it wasn’t for my son, it would be unlikely that I would visit Parkersburg, West Virginia, a small town near the Ohio border where my surrogate mo...

From the Gut

Hong Kong in My Heart

It’s been disheartening to hear about the protests and police violence that happened on the night of Chinese New Year Day in Hong Kong. Having grown...