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Making Out With A Woman Helped Me Stop Gaslighting Myself

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

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Coming Out In A Sea Of Homophobes

I didn’t have one of those coming out moments that involves hugs and tears and “I love you no matter what,” though that did come in time.

I didn’t have one of those coming out moments that involves hugs and tears and “I love you no matter what,” though that did come in time.

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Ask Erin: Am I Overreacting To The Way My Partner’s Family Treats Me? 

You are not overreacting. But, you may have to realign your expectations. (Artwork: Tess Emily Rodriguez)

Her parents, more specifically her mother, seem to have these microaggressions towards our relationship and I don’t know how to handle it. Am I overreacting?

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How The L Word Shaped My Queer Identity 

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Volume down low, remote controller gripped tightly, I watched The L Word as an act of rebellion.

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#LGBTBabes Is Our New Favorite Trending Hashtag

Aaron Wiseman created the most beautiful alphabet soup Twitter party for us, and it's raging hard.

Let the #LGBTBabes party rage on, my fellow rainbow darlings. You're beautiful. You're supported. You're loved. And you're perfect just as you are.

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9 LGBTQ Books To Read For Pride Month

If you’re looking for a Pride Month reading list, or just want to get more LGBTQ+ books on your radar this year, here are a few worth checking out.

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Mormon Girl Comes Out As Gay To Congregation — Bishop Stops Her Mid-Speech

Savannah came out as gay to her Mormon congregation while bearing her testimony. What her bishop did next was absolutely heartbreaking. (Image via YouTube)

The idea is that you can say whatever you want, but most people know that there is a general script to follow when bearing one’s testimony. Coming out as gay is not in the script.

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Why Halsey’s New Lady Loving Anthem With Lauren Jauregui Matters

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From the start of the song we see that Halsey and Lauren aren’t hiding what this song is about: ex-girlfriends and the mourning of love lost.

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Lovers & Fighters In America: Celebrating Love Without Shame

“If even one person was affected and my story makes them feel like they can finally be free, then that’s all I can ask for.” - Kahla Grams

“I was compelled to come out on social media because I felt it was time that I wasn’t hiding who I was. It was more so coming out to say I was in a relationship; it just happened to be with a woman this time. She’s the best thing to ever happen to me so I figured I should show her off.”

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Becoming A Lesbian After 34 Years As A Heterosexual Woman

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

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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