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, I'm a girl, and im so scared for the outcome of my life, everyday i feel the need to just kill or cut myself... I don't know why this keeps on happening to me, and almost ever night I end up cutting myself on places like my legs so then that...Amy, 15, HudsonFL
Hi trevor, Over the past few months I have been feeling alone. I live in a large town with a loving family, yet I feel alone. It seems to be eating me alive and causing me to slip back into a depression. I just want so one to talk to, and no cares. No...Jon, 15, CGA
Today I went to the Gay Pride Parade in San Francisco. I had such an amazing time! I loved every second. I came out as gay a year ago and have been dreaming to go to the parade for years. My friends and I were getting ready for it last night...Sean, 15, San FranciscoCA
I am sad and I'm in depression. I'm not sad like other people, but i'm kinda of sad. I don't think that suicide is the exit, but i wish to take this feeling out, because i don't know what to choose. I know that I can choose (to love) both (...Leonardo, 13, MaceióAL
Dear Trevor,Let's just start out by saying...I am anorexic, bisexual, in the closet, overweight, and cutting my wrist. I know I need help and I want it. I can't tell my parents, though. I refuse to. I want to call the helpline thing soo much. Every night...Sedona, 14, SeattleWA
Dear Trevor, I love my best friend. And I dont know how to tell her what she means to me, because she means so much. I have been feeling so Terrible, and i stopped eating. I just started cutting words like "what is love?"and "confused"; i need help, like...Justice, 12, Mt.BethelPA
Dear Trever,My best friend who live many states away, who I havent seen in 3 years, came into town for 14 days. We went on a cruise. It was the best time of my life. Every thing was perfect. Its clear to me that i need more friends like him. He's cool...Cody, 18, MelbourneFL
Hi i don't know if i'm using this correctly, but i need an outlet right now. im 14 years old and openly gay and semi-proud of it. usually i have no problem with being gay nor any bullying but recently things have just been spiraling downwards. I've been...Aaron, 14, BrunswickMD
I have contacted you before and you have replied. But I really need help. I have cut myself before but I always wondered what would happen if I was never here. I have written many suicide letters and thought about killing...Ashton, 12, OsgoodIN
I saw the google add and i have got to say that made my day. I frequently visit the videos on youtube and eventually wandered to this site. Now I wanna ask you, how can I tell someone my orientation. Its hard for me to...jack, 15, StrasburgPA