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 am bharathi from Tamil Nadu,India. I was really good student during my college day I scored 87 percentage in bachelor degree. now I am preparing for my master...Bharathi Chezhiyan, 22, MaduraiTN
hi, For 6yrs, I've been very depressed and hurt. I'm now 13yrs old and I've been cutting my self since i was 10. And, I've tried commiting suicide since i was 11. I almost succeeded once. I dont wat to do my friends say i need to stop ill hurt my...nakeesha , 13, greeleyCO
How can I come out to my family? I've told my mom and dad and siblings, but I want my whole family to know. I don't want me to randomly see me on Thanksgiving and them ask "Who is that guy?" and me say "......my boyfriend..."Thomas, 15, MonroeLA
Hey, Its Jess again. Recently, I sent you a message about my feelings for a close friend. i chatted with her in a casual manner. We came on the topic of dating, not each other, but in general. She told me that she has a girlfriend. I don't know what to...Jess, 18, ChicagoIL
im in my junor year of college and it has been 5 years since i lost the love of my life. we dated for 2 years in high school. i know that its a short time considering we were only in high school. i dont use the word love often and do not use it for...Mark, 20, ChicagoIL
A co-worker of mine who is in his mid to early 20's is having some serious problems at home with his parents. He just came out today. I am noticing some behavoirs that are really questionable and to me they are a serious cry for help. No one can...Kimo , 32, AlbuquerqueNM
Is there a way i can set up a phone interview with someone that is well informed about the trevor project i am doing an informative speech for my communications class and while i need a personal standpoint i also want people to know about this service to...Derik, 19, GreensboroNC
I cant figure myself out. I question myself everyday 24/7 am i a dude? Im out as a tomboy i dress in boy shirts. My dad keeps saying i need to start dressing more like a girl but for some reason i just cant. i feel so weird when i have to wear a dress or...Austin Porter, 14, PiscatawayNJ
Hi, I was wondering if you would be able to tell me how I can tell my family that I'm gay and how I could deal with it. They are the only people that do not know that I'm gay and they are not that accepting and pretty homophobic. So can you help...Dalton, 15, WaltersOK