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Dear Mom: A Letter Before Surgery

Dear mom. I know that a lot has been going on. I just got out of rehab, I ‘m asking you to call me your son, and I want to move out. And it seems like a lot is about … Continue reading

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Coming out to my Parents – long version

My “Coming Out” Story and My Parents A lot of people ask me how I came out to my parents and how that process has been since I came out. There are two parts of this process because I first … Continue reading

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Advice on Coming Out

In general… Be confident, be assertive, be kind. You are presenting yourself to others and the intent is not that they understand everything about you but that they accept you and treat you with respect. Be frank and direct: “I … Continue reading

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Coming out to my family

How did my parents react when I came out to them? How are they now? In short, my parents are incredible. They do their very best to support me and make sure I am getting what I need. Sure, there … Continue reading

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National Daughters’ Day

2015.10.15 // 2016.01.23 Last night I had one notification on Facebook: “[my mother’s name] listed you as her son.” Most kids would probably just be astounded that their parent even knew how to do that. Old people, right? But to … Continue reading

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