“Oh, I’m a lesbian…That makes sense!”

*All names have been changed* Brittany grew up in a small, conservative town in a Christian family, where there wasn’t even a choice to be gay. She had no chance to explore her sexuality in her teens or even early 20s. She went from living in a Christian household, where any suspected same-sex attraction was […]

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Acceptance and Rejection: A Coming Out Story

By Patrick (a guest writer) *All names have been changed* Known Since Childhood I knew I was gay as far back as I can remember.  When I was younger, I guess I wouldn’t label myself as ‘gay’ because I didn’t have the complete knowledge of what that term meant – or what it meant to […]

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Experiences in Sexuality

*All names have been changed for anonymity* I was so interested in my own realization of sexuality that I decided to ask some other people about their experiences. I’ve actually been surprised over the years how many people I know, and have known for years, who identify as something other than heterosexual. I don’t know […]

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My Journey of Discovering Sexuality Later in Life

*All names were changed* I considered myself straight for the first 25 years of my life. I had liked boys since a very young age. There’s an old journal entry from when I was 7 years old, where I wrote (with questionable spelling and grammar) about how I had a crush on Thomas, a boy […]

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