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My Five-Year-Old Daughter Knows I'm a Drag Queen
Bethany Grace Howe
Transgender, Professional Educator, Researcher, Humor Writer
My five-year-old daughter loves to tell people this. Whether we're at the local pride festival or standing in line at the community pool. We have matching rainbow dresses, after all. Still, it took me a while to get used to -- and I'm not the only one.
New Study Reveals Surprising Facts About Gay Parents
'She Brings Honor to Our Family, and That Is Good'
Author, 'Two Spirits, One Heart'; member, PFLAG National Board...
"Never bring shame to our family." For a while, this voice forced me into the closet and I could not openly talk about my lesbian child. I was afraid that I would be judged a terrible mother who brought dishonor to her family.
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