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...
I need someone to talk to. I've been bullied at school. I just got out of a bad break up. I tryed to attempt suicide. I have had a knife in my hand. I've cut myself cause it makes me feel better. I try to talk to my friends...Mary , 12, chartageNC
Hello: I don't know if this is the appropriate website for this question, but I couldn't find a help line or a non-emergency number.
I have called the Trevor Project in the past with suicidal ideation. I have been diagnosed with Borderline Personality...Andrew, 19, ChicagoIL
I dont even know where to start. I'm desperate. My life sucks. I'm gay and im so insecure. I pretend that i dont care what other people think or say about me but it literally destroys me. I'm always trying to get people to like me, but how can i do that...Gio, 22, ArlingtonTX
Dear Trevor, I am wondering if the phone number for the Trevor Hotline is mainly for those who are thinking about suicide, or can I call you guys to say what's going on with me if someone gives me crap?Lennart, 18, Fergus FallsMN
Yesterday, I saw my first snow fall. Winter is coming but some bad memories already came. Before I ask my question, there's a story I want to share:
Last...Ashton, 16, ConcordNH
Hello... I've been having quite a lot of problems lately. I've just been feeling really empty, even when I'm with people I love or totally content. It's been going on for a little more than a year, and I've tried to deal with it through writing -- which I...Vayn, 13, Los AngelesCA
Currently I've told my best friend (Ex Girl-Friend) and my older sister that I am a homosexual; however, I want to be "openly gay" to my friends and family. I want to do this before I go off to college because I...Ashton, 16, ConcordNH
Me and my best friend somehow ended up dating, the thing is that we're both girls. She is out to her family but I am not, and I don't really know what how I will tell my family(they can be very judgmental) I know eventually I'll have to talk them...Emily, 14, Thunder BayON
I'm currently going through my parents divorce and deep depression. Kids make fun of me for "acting" different... I guess I do... But I don't know.. I've been bullied ever since I was in 1st grade. I'm in 10th grade now and it's...Ty, 15, TampaFL