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...
Hahaha!!! I’m in India. How will you help me? Lol. I don’t wanna go to be here. I don’t. It’s very lonely and I won’t say a word to anyone. I have no idea what I should do. What do I do?SoumTj, 23, New Delhi
I have been an open gay for almost a year and my parents are very Christian and hate the fact that I am gay. My mom went on myspace, I don’t know how but she saw who I am currently dating and confronted me saying she would transfer me to another school. I...Justin, 16, NorthridgeCA
During this past school year, I came out to some of my close friends. A couple weeks went by, and many people found out. I have been called every discriminatory name in the book and the sad thing is, teachers just ignore it. They see it happening, but...Ashley, 16, YoungstownOH
I have a boyfriend, who means the world to me. I met him online and he is so amazing. I have told some family and friends. My mother just recently found out about him. She told me she would take my computer away. I told her I would be safe. Please Trevor...John, 16, IndependenceMO
I'm a lesbian and I know I am, but why do I feel so sad about it. I HATE MYSELF FOR IT AND SO DOES EVERYONE ELSE. I've tried it both ways and I'm just so happy with girls. I know I like it.Cristina, 15, GA
Hi, I was directed here from Teen Line. They said if I needed more help to try here. You see, I am gay and knew since I was 10. At 13, I told my best and only friend in my town I was gay (in my town I don't ever remember any one being gay). At 15 me and...Jak, 17, Rocky FordCO
I am thirteen years old and I am bisexual. I have a best friend who is also bisexual and I like her. But my other friends have been telling me I will go to hell if I am still bisexual. I really don’t want to go to hell but I can’t get over my feelings for...Mariah, 13, SeminoleOK