Guests Episodes

Guests Coming Out

Drama (with Mike Wessells)

March 29, 2021

How to make coming out harder than necessary: a guide to keeping things interesting from the host of My Best Friend's Journal.

HIV Guests Chemsex

Tea (with Tom Hayes)

March 15, 2021

[CW: Substance abuse] Manners, men, and maybe don't listen to this at mealtime... When you're thinking with organs other than your brain, stupid stuff can happen.

Dating & Relationships Guests Coming Out

Poly (with Martin Harding)

March 1, 2021

Is it possible to be an ethical slut? How can one have multiple boyfriends at the same time?

Guests Body Image Masculinity Coming Out

Transformations (with Max Appenroth)

Feb. 15, 2021

Three different coming-outs, a traumatic experience in a sauna, and something that is DEFINITELY not a candle.

Calendar Guests Kink

Festive (with Jay Malsky)

Dec. 13, 2020

A tale of strange vengeance served (very) cold; and a heartwarming (or at least, leg-warming) tale of trying something new.

HIV Mental Health Guests Family Sexual Health Coming Out

Positive (with Bryan, for World AIDS Day)

Nov. 30, 2020

"HIV is the best thing that's ever happened to me" is not a phrase you expect to hear

Guests Mental Health Dating & Relationships First Times University

Guilt (with Cody from Queeks)

Nov. 22, 2020

When our own actions haunt us, who can we turn to for forgiveness?

Family Guests Coming Out

Letter (with Leander)

Nov. 8, 2020

"What would your mum think?" is one of those questions thrown at porn stars and sex-workers in general. Neuroscientist and Person of Porn Leander decided to find out. Stories of queer life and even queer-er sex.  Always interesting...

Guests Queer History

Learn (with Sacha Coward)

June 7, 2020

Sacha Coward talks us through some personal history, including how he learned he was gay from a medical textbook.

Guest: Sacha Coward
Activism Community Guests Queer History Politics HIV

Active (with Paul Burston)

May 17, 2020

Love, loss and late-night bus stop shenanigans.

Guest: Paul Burston
Community Dating & Relationships Guests

Promenade (with Michael Hollick)

May 3, 2020

After a few heavy-yet-important episodes, it's time for something a bit more fun.

Sexual Health Guests HIV

Doctor (with Dr. Seán Cassidy) pt2

April 19, 2020

The second part of my HIV chat with Handsome Doctor Seán Cassidy and his lovely Irish accent.

Sexual Health Guests HIV

Doctor (with Dr. Seán Cassidy) pt1

April 13, 2020

In the third section of our HIV mini-series, Handsome Doctor Seán Cassidy explains more about the medical side of HIV, including protecting, diagnosing and managing the disease.

Dating & Relationships Guests Masculinity

Chad (with Dennis Norris ii)

March 15, 2020

When that schoolboy crush becomes a reality...

Dating & Relationships Family Guests Mental Health Coming Out

Between (with Thom Wong)

Nov. 25, 2019

CONTENT WARNING: Talk of contemplating suicide, and general existential torment. The lovely, and Canadian, Thom Wong talks about his experiences of being between races, between sexualities, and possibly between genders.