My tender heart is still emitting California sunshine after this year’s Best Revenge: A Beautiful Fuck You. I was wooed by the talents of many a brilliant queer artist at this radical kick off to the National Queer Arts Festival, and would like to express the utmost gratitude to curators Caitlin Sweet and Lex Non Scripta for putting together a glorious show. Thanks also to the members of the Ugly in Pink household for their warm welcome of this thing: