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LISTEN: Paul Vitagliano, AKA DJ Paul V, Discusses His Book 'Born This Way: Real Stories Of Growing Up Gay'

Charlotte Robinson | Posted 05.06.2013 | Gay Voices
Charlotte Robinson

Born This Way: Real Stories of Growing Up Gay features the stories and childhood photos of over 100 notable public figures from the gay community. The book evolved from Vitagliano's blog of the same name, which he launched as a way to support LGBT youth.

'Born This Way': The Radical Possibilities In Sharing Our Stories And Photos Of When We First Knew We Were Queer

Noah Michelson | Posted 12.08.2012 | Gay Voices
Noah Michelson

While the stories and photos in Born This Way range from heartbreaking to hilarious and are each uniquely told by a range of voices, from the famous (like Sen. Barney Frank and singer-songwriter Sia) to "everyday" people, it's heartening to discover how much common ground we share.

Born This Way: 15 Stories Of Growing Up LGBTQ

Paul V. | Posted 12.11.2011 | Gay Voices
Paul V.

I think it's about time the world knows what it means to grow up as an LGBTQ kid, and I wanted to create a safe place for the LGBTQ youth of today to hopefully see themselves.