lgbtq

The letters LGBTQ are just another way of saying that Love is Love.

This Is My Normal
Growing up, I never thought there was anything different about me. I have a learning disability but it never really held me back. I always found that I fit in with everyone else. That is until my frie...
Nathan Archibald3 months ago
I'm Afraid of Men
I am afraid to talk to boys. I have been conditioned to be afraid of the conversation. The fear that I speak of, is for those men of toxic masculinity. Put me into a gay nightclub setting and I can ta...
Eric Hunter3 months ago
Recover(gay)
When I came to the realization that I could no longer drink, I thought I was greatly disheartened. Anger and resentment against God pumped through my veins. It had only been a couple years since I cam...
Juneau x3 months ago
20 Queer Icons Every Baby Gay Should Know
October is LGBT History Month, and as 20-gay-teen nears its end, I thought what better way to celebrate our icons of the past and present than by showcasing people who have had lasting contributions t...
I Got a Do-Over
For the first 52 years of my life, I considered myself to be straight. I was married to 3 men, had sex with men, fantasized about men. As I look back through the lens of 20/20 hindsight, I see small c...
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R A3 months ago
Being Out
Pride. There's an entire month dedicated to it; 30 days to be loud and proud of our identities. In recent years I have seen a growing correlation between pride and being out; as if the only way one ca...
Cierra Wolfe4 months ago
Broken Prayer
Mark 10:6-9 "6 'But at the beginning of creation God ‘made them male and female.’ 7 ‘For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife, 8 and the two will become one fle...
Catherine 4 months ago
June 1st, 2018
Dear Catherine, Today is June 1st, 2018. I am 19 years one month and 21 days old. This is a special day because it is the first day of Pride Month. Now you might be wondering what Pride Month is. I wi...
Catherine 4 months ago
June 29, 2018
Dear Catherine, Today is June 29, 2018. It's been a little bit since I wrote one of these letters. I honestly kind of forgot about them. But I wanted to get back into writing these because they help m...
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Ari Bloop4 months ago
The Struggle of Being a Single Lesbian
Alright, let's be real. No one has it easy. Life is a rollercoaster. One second everything is fine... and the next you want to scream. Being a lesbian... in the world today, though. Is... you could sa...
Jessica Hatton4 months ago
Pick One
It seems in recent months, more and more people of this generation are coming out of the closet with gusto and confidence in terms of their sexuality, gender, etc. And that's fantastic! Knowing that m...
Chic Ken4 months ago
A Life with No Regrets
August 27, 2018. Senior year. A year where I will be a new me. A better me. Some Narration Hi, you can call me Neun (pronounced Noon). I am currently a senior in high school. And. I'm gay. The summer ...
Will Jackson4 months ago
Discovering My Gender Fluid Identity
When a person is trying to discover themself, they are trying to find something solid. A single word to describe themselves. When it comes to being gender fluid, it’s like trying to find a puzzle piec...
Lemon Lane4 months ago
Why I Won't Be Telling My Parents I'm Bisexual Until I Date a Girl
I had happily settled into university life and, as it was only first year, was out partying 2 or 3 times a week. My flatmate had met a girl on her course, we’ll call her K, and had been on a night out...
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C x x4 months ago
My Best Friend Found Out I Am Pansexual
This time last year, my best friend L was moving to Australia. She was going over there for one year, broadening her career as a teacher whilst getting some travelling in at the same time. She's a bit...
Lee Cochran4 months ago
How It Feels to Grow Out of Your Binder
Growing out of your binder can be a discouraging moment in your transitioning journey. Whether it be from growing older or gaining weight it can still be an irritating moment when you realize your bin...
Carolynne Marshall4 months ago
That Kid
I never thought I’d be that kid. From the time I was little, I was told by my nana and my mother who I was going to be. How I was going to marry a rich man and have kids with successful careers, as ar...
(ri)ley key4 months ago
Patio Girl
She wasn't anything I could imagine and nothing I could even begin to fathom. Her perfume smelt like a morning filled with baking cookies, making the kitchen a mess but making memories that outlasted ...