Parsons School of Design alumnus with a BFA in fashion, who has worked in the menswear industry for several years. Past lives have been in the East Village and Lower East Side of Manhattan; more recently transplanted to Harlem. Currently living in a 1907 "French flat," an Edwardian era middle-class apartment.
The Times has an article on one Harlem church that welcomes the LGBT community and worships every Sunday at West 139th Street. Many note that traditionally conservative black churches heavily condemn the LGBT community but the Rivers at Rehoboth congregation does the exact opposite. Members who have been shunned at their former churches now have a place uptown to worship and some of their family members have chosen to join the congregation as a show of support. Read more in the New York Times: LINK