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 was diagnosed with a severe case of depression 5 years ago, and I have attempted suicide many times. Lately, I've reverted to cutting. I want somebody to talk to, but I'm really shy and I am not that good at opening up to people that I...Domino, 15, colorado springsCO
I have a few things to say. I only feel the need to dispear. I don't wanna hurt myself I never really have. But I have so much anxiety from school. I'm a junior and things are good. But I feel depressed because all my friends have a boyfriend except...Camila, 16, SLCUT
Dear Trevor , I really don't know what to say , my best freind was telling all my secrets for everyone I thought he was here to stand by my side he was here for helping me but he was making it worst. There a guy he was harassing me and he wants sex with...Ram, 17, constantineCON
Hi. I've been feeling really weird lately. I used to find boys and girls attractive but now it's only boys. I've been feeling really scared because I think I'm gay. Plus I'm really scared because the other day my family started to make jokes about gay...Ulissis, 18, Salt Lake CityUT
So I recently moved from Arizona to Texas. In Arizona, I was out of the closet to basically everyone in my town, I was bullied but brushed it off. I moved to Texas 3 months ago and I made a friend who loved me for me. I came out to her and...Jacob, 14, DallasTX
Hello, my name is Zach I am currently a senior in high school where I do get bullied for who I am almost everyday. I am get depressed very easily because of my emotionally and physically abusive past. I do have some people who say that i will...Zachary, 18, SurpriseAZ
My name is Jose and I am having trouble figuring out my sexual orientation and what gender I am interested in. Some days I want to look like an androgynous girl, and on some days I like to look like a boy wearing a little bit of makeup...jose, 16, los anglesCA
Hi, for quite a while now I've been questioning my sexuality. I know that I find boys attractive, but I also find myself attracted to girls. I've really struggled with admitting to myself that I might be bisexual, but now I'm pretty sure that I am. I...Maddie, 16, TorontoON