Welcome Home

YOU FOUND THE RIGHT PLACE! This is Queer Burners [dot] Com, home of the best resource for LGBTQ people who are participants in the ideology behind Burning Man and the culture; we are NOT affiliated or officially connected to the Burning Man Project. This is an independent project seeking to build in the Queer Culture of Burning Man as the bridges we can build to the community as a whole.

Hundreds of links on this site for your use. Scroll down and see the sidebars!

This is a community page and we honor the principles of Burning Man. Participate. Create. Embrace.

Are you a leader? Do you have projects? Camp leadership? Check out Quire.

Check out the Quire page for what Queer Burner Leadership is doing and all their projects by clicking here or in the menu above.

Recent Posts


It had occurred to me that there is at times a lack of balance with some of the things we involve ourselves within the community (Burner community). As a blogger here on this site and others I have been very critical of BMorg on those occasions; they do make it so very easy. I will […]

Posted in 10 Principles, Article, BMHQ, Leadership News, Ticketing Problem | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mainstreaming the Culture

One cannot go to Burning Man, as a queer person, and not see there is a large LGBT presence if you are looking for it. In 2011 Huffington Post writer and blogger Oscar Raymundo (@OscarRaymundo on Twitter) made some awkward observations in an article he posted way back when. One side of the coin: Not […]

Posted in Article, Leadership News | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Critical thinking….

This author has thrown a lot of jabs at BMorg and has lobbed quite a few compliments as well, so I think it has been pretty balanced. Alas, while critical feedback has come right back for a variety of reasons I stood tall with feet planted in the ground defending the ideology behind my Queer […]

Posted in Article, Queer Camps | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

2014 Tickets: a la Burning Man

Let’s be honest, you better start preparing for your upcoming ticket purchase for Burning Man 2014: __ (unnamed entity) ___. The last few years has been absolutely hell with ticket purchasing. Here are a few heads up, a couple gripes, and a hint or two about making it easier to get your tickets. 2011 ticketing […]

Posted in Article, Feature, Heads up for BM, Ticketing Problem | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Trip Report: SPARK Movie

Yesterday I went to see “SPARK” in San Francisco at the Roxie Theater where it is showing on Saturday and Sunday at 4:30pm.   And, just a recommendation, right around the corner is Puerto Allegre with some seriously good Mexican food! I cried through half of the movie as I saw an amalgamation of 5 years […]

Posted in Article, Trip Report | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

One thought on “Welcome Home”

  1. What a great year. So many fun activities. So much amazing energy shared and above all always amazing to burn with you all. Till next year!

Leave a Reply

LGBTQS: Radically Inclusive


WordPress database error: [MySQL server has gone away]
SELECT DISTINCT a.*, u.user_email, u.user_nicename, u.user_login, u.display_name FROM sk23_bp_activity a LEFT JOIN sk23_users u ON a.user_id = u.ID WHERE a.is_spam = 0 AND a.hide_sitewide = 0 AND a.type != 'activity_comment' ORDER BY a.date_recorded DESC LIMIT 0, 20

WordPress database error: [MySQL server has gone away]
SELECT count(DISTINCT a.id) FROM sk23_bp_activity a USE INDEX (type) WHERE a.is_spam = 0 AND a.hide_sitewide = 0 AND a.type != 'activity_comment' ORDER BY a.date_recorded DESC