YEE HAW, COWGIRLS!

YEE HAW, COWGIRLS!

Sirius Radio Interview, 2013 by Nancy Ford What Independence Hall in Philadelphia was to the American Revolution, Kindred Spirits was to Houston’s early gay community.  It was the place where our community leaders gathered early on to organize and support each other. When it originally opened in 1980, there were other lesbian bars in Houston, but […]

Kindred Spirits: You CAN Go Home Again

Kindred Spirits: You CAN Go Home Again

Why friends and family flock to the former nightclub’s annual reunion What a World, April 2007 by Nancy Ford KS was also special in that it was the first club for gay women in Houston—make that, in the Southwest—that looked more like a Bennigan’s than a garage. Kindred Spirits was the first gay women’s bar I […]

Kindred Spirits Unite

Source: Outsmart, March 1, 2007 By Nancy Ford SUSTAINING SPIRITS. Plans are well underway for the sixth annual Kindred Spirits Celebration, a reunion of the friends and family who frequented that fabled ’80s era women’s bar (and those who wish they had), owned by Marion E. Coleman (pictured here on right, applauding with organizing committee member Renee Tappe at the […]