About John Jernigan

Go buy The Gay Road Less Traveled on Amazon ASAP! John Jernigan is a playground legend, amateur DJ and aspiring home-maker. He holds both Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Social Work. John is an Adoptions Case Manager, finding forever families for children who have been removed from their biological parents for abuse or neglect. He has lived in the cultural meccas of Birmingham, Atlanta, Pensacola, Mobile, New Orleans, Fort Lauderdale, St. Petersburg, South Beach and now Boston. John was once called “a trailer park Bobby Hurley” by someone who allegedly held media credentials. Bob Mackie once said “He’s a star, from the crotch down” and he might or might not have been talking about John. John is the proud parent of a French Bulldog (Cricket) and a Boston Terror! (Squeak). He loves David Sedaris, Nina Simone, Jean Michel Basquiat, the Alabama Crimson Tide, raccoons, and Dee, the sarcastic little sister on What’s Happening!


15 thoughts on “About John Jernigan”

  1. Just for the record, I love Dolly Parton. LOVE. So nice to get acquainted with your blog this chilly Sunday morning.

    Thank you for stopping by my blog. Cheers. 🙂


  2. You’ve got mail.


  3. Thanks for liking my post on Chinese New Year cooking! You write about many interesting things in your blog. I’ll be back, and do drop by mine again. 🙂


  4. Nice to meet you.

    I like David Sedaris too, having heard one of his comedy routines on CBC Radio (Canada, eh?) years ago and subsequently reading one of his books. Doesn’t everyone love Dolly? She has the classic rags to riches story, has a heart of gold and the voice of an angel.

    I’ll be watching for your publication announcement.



  5. Thank you for the ‘like’. I am most encouraged. Terry


  6. Hi John,
    Hope all is well with you. I’ve been sending warm vibes your way.


  7. aguywithoutboxers said:

    I just discovered your blog today. Unfortunately, I didn’t have the time to visit long. I enjoyed what I could read. I’m following you now and know I’ll visit regularly in the future! Nice work!


  8. Hi buddy. Thanks for liking my post. You have an interesting blog here. And your title is very intriguing. What made you decide to travel this less traveled road?


  9. I still don’t understand. lol but it’s alright.


  10. Hey! Thanks for liking my post 🙂


  11. Thanks for checking out my blog and liking the post today. I’m well beyond the age of the men for whom you are providing sex education, so I’m amazed that you even noticed! Your blog is pretty funny.


  12. You write really well 🙂 So glad I stumbled across your blog!


  13. Sophia Renee said:

    Very cute intro. Happy I stumbled across your blog on WP. Cheers, Sophia Renee.


  14. “Boston Terror” = Hilarious and poignant.


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