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COMING OUT TO FRIENDS AND FAMILY
How My Experience on
My Big Fat Revenge
Helped Me Realize I'm Gay
A couple of weeks after I had finished filming the show, I was talking with a female friend. She was telling me about her day, but I wasn't hearing a word she was saying because I was staring at her quizzically, trying to decipher what I was feeling. Then it hit me: I was sexually attracted to her.
On Having Faith, Watching
, and Being Gay
Cassie Premo Steele
Writer and academic writing coach
On the day after I realized I am a lesbian, I invited over the woman I was in love with (we hadn't been together in any sexual way; we had not even hugged or kissed) so that we could watch
Oprah's Super Soul Sunday
. The guest was Brené Brown, whose new book was about vulnerability.
A Father's Unexpected Response To His Gay Son's Coming Out
Levi A. Miles
Student, University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee
When my dad left to pick up some dinner, my mom, whom I've been out to for almost two years, said, "Your father saw your Facebook status when I left my Facebook up. The cat's out of the bag." You see, I hadn't told him.
Out-Of-The-Closet Reflections: One Year Later
Eating Disorder / LGBT Advocate, Speaker & Writer
A year ago I thought that disclosing my sexuality would aid in the healing from my eating disorder and my compulsive exercising. However, looking back, I realize that I was looking at my sexuality all wrong.
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