coming out

Artwork: Tess Emily Rodriguez

Ask Erin: I'm Scared About Coming Out As Transgender Later In Life

I am transgender — MtF — and 59 years old.. Even if I have all the necessary procedures and surgeries, will I be accepted into the club as a woman?

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Photo courtesy of Hannah Brashers

Making Out With A Woman Helped Me Stop Gaslighting Myself

Although I came out last year, I’ve spent the past year gaslighting myself.

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A Pride Survival Guide For Newly Out Queers

For newly out queers, Pride Month can feel a little bit overwhelming to dive in head first.

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I feel like I need to explore my sexuality because I haven't felt sexually attracted to men for a while. (Artwork: Tess Emily Rodriguez)

Ask Erin: I'm Dating A Guy, But I Like A Girl. Help!

I’m dating a guy, but I like a girl. I know that this seems very odd and is an awkward situation, but do you have any advice for my dilemma?

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3. No one is celebrating heart disease, don’t be an idiot.

Calling Myself “Fat” Isn’t Brave, It’s Just True

Fat is just an adjective that describes something, like short or old or, in the case of this article, ridiculous.

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This You-Tuber Comes Out To His Little Brother; His Reaction Requires Tissues

Today in, Things Kids Understand What Most Adults Never Will: Vlogger, Oliver Potter's five-year-old brother, Alfie.

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"Being gay isn’t a choice. The only choice I made was to follow my heart and pick love."

Becoming A Lesbian After 34 Years As A Heterosexual Woman

Our "how we met" story is a classic one. We met at work. On my second day, I accidentally sat in her chair at the weekly staff meeting and we instantly became friends. We talked about everything under the sun. Both of us were at a crossroads in our personal lives, wondering what to do next.

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