Even though my family knows I am bi, they still don't get that it is painful to hear them describe unwanted things as "gay", or calling people that they don't like as "fags".
sneak, 17, CACA
It is incredibly hurtful when our loved ones don't support us. Their non-support can come in many different forms. It can be outright rejection, refusing to acknowledge who you are as an individual, or using a part of who you are to refer to others in a negative light. It's hard to imagine the pain you must...
Dear Trevor Lately my life has gone from bad to worse. Since I was a kid my parents would argue over the dumbest stuff, but they could make it manage. My father was never really there for me as a kid. He was always working, and when he was home he was...Andrew, 16, Los AngelesCA
Dear Trevor's Friends,
Thank you for your most recent response because I know while websites with inforamtion can be helpful, those websites can't compare to the real interaction of one human to another human. =) So thank you (Everyone in the...Ashton, 16, ConcordNH
So I've been talking to this guy and we stopped talking after 2 years and I got really depressed and I still am. I've cut myself and thought of suicide so many times. I have scars but are slowly fading away but I still think about cutting and I don't...Isabel, 14, PharrTX
hey my name is winter knight and im 15 years old and im a lesbian.
my story is something like alot of others.
when i got this crush on this girl in my school she was the most beautiful girl ever!!!! where im from it really hard to come out and be who...winter, 15, neillsvilleWI
First of all, thank you for responding! Your words of encourage are helping me through, I sincerely appreciate your responses. Not everyone gets to hear these words, especially for people like me who lack self-confidence...Ashton, 16, ConcordNH