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by BoiseBlue
Comment Count 38 comments on Sun May 17, 2015 at 10:29 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
I don't usually write diaries and I rarely even comment on DKos these days, but after reading some of the comments to this diary and then this response diary I decided I would write down my ...
by cloudbustingkid
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Mar 25, 2015 at 06:18 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
Yesterday brought us two very moving and heartfelt diaries on the subject of coming out of the closet. I noticed and acknowledged both of those diaries but I think there is a further point to be ...
by sfbob
Comment Count 131 comments on Thu Mar 26, 2015 at 03:49 PM PDT with 78 Recommends
Inspired by something said in a post by @skip945 that I think is getting overlooked I have decided that I too will come out publicly. This is no secret to any member of my family, nor to my closest ...
by Animeraider
Comment Count 78 comments on Wed Mar 25, 2015 at 10:45 AM PDT with 59 Recommends
Well, It is with much trepidation that I start to compose this post. Some who read this will be upset and angry that I kept secrets. Some who read this will be upset and angry that I don't follow ...
by skip945
Comment Count 80 comments on Tue Mar 24, 2015 at 11:48 PM PDT with 78 Recommends
I have a coming out story. No, not mine, so as it's not mine and I want them to remain anonymous names have been changed. It was the nicest most hope-inducing coming out I've ever witnessed, and ...
by brillig
Comment Count 48 comments on Sun Jan 18, 2015 at 07:00 PM PST with 46 Recommends
Thank god for awesome viral videos on days that I don't have time to write a lengthier Top Comments diary. (I'm working on a journal article, and it's kicking my ass, so there went most of my day.)
by Chrislove
Comment Count 56 comments on Fri Jan 16, 2015 at 07:00 PM PST with 46 Recommends
I first heard about Vicky Beeching a few months ago. Since then, I've been fascinated by her story. In a front page interview in Britain's The Independent on August 14, ...
by tkachgal
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Jan 05, 2015 at 03:16 PM PST with 9 Recommends
When Kacey Musgraves won the Country Music Awards Song of the Year earlier this month for her affirming song ...
by Steven Payne
Comment Count 44 comments on Sat Nov 22, 2014 at 07:00 PM PST with 42 Recommends
Today is October 11, 2014. It's National Coming Out Day . Happy day to everyone. There's been quite a lot of good advancement in the cause of equality this past week, and one of the most important ...
by vacantlook
Comment Count 15 comments on Sat Oct 11, 2014 at 07:03 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
Trigger Warning: The video below contains severe verbal and physical abuse. I'm still shaking with anger and revulsion after watching this video recorded by a young man who has come out to his ...
by Steven Payne
Comment Count 405 comments on Thu Aug 28, 2014 at 01:59 PM PDT with 337 Recommends
As many others have said, coming out is a process that usually takes years. (I think this was especially true in the past but the process may be faster today.) So most gay folks have not just one ...
by Ian S
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Jun 30, 2014 at 07:42 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
One dad puts his foot down about his son's sexual orientation....15 years ago...separation and reconciliation. I was a college professor for many years, and really tried to connect with students ...
by murphthesurf3
Comment Count 200 comments on Mon Jun 30, 2014 at 05:48 AM PDT with 458 Recommends
A few weeks ago, while I was away on AIDS/LifeCycle and therefore off the net, my esteemed fellow-Kossack commonmass posted his coming out story as a diary and encouraged others in our community to ...
by sfbob
Comment Count 73 comments on Wed Jun 25, 2014 at 11:55 AM PDT with 76 Recommends
I'm about to turn 76 and I have 30 years of "out and about" to be thankful for, but the previous 30 years weren't pretty. My particular status pro ante was Roman Catholicism and I parted company ...
by FredMarkus
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Jun 23, 2014 at 06:50 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
As you probably already know, this Sunday, June 15 is Father's Day. My relationship with my father was complicated, but I suppose lots of other people can say that, too. I knew I was gay early on (...
by MisterC1962
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Jun 13, 2014 at 12:17 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
DELETED as someone decided to use my story to attack others- sorry for the ...
by Kasoru
Comment Count 52 comments on Sat Jun 07, 2014 at 10:43 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
LGBT Pride month is upon us again, and each year I like to kick it off here with a diary about coming out. There's a first step in any process, and in the process of living your life as an open and ...
by commonmass
Comment Count 76 comments on Mon Jun 02, 2014 at 06:44 PM PDT with 70 Recommends
Sometimes life is good. Complex, but good. With one of our cars in the shop ...
by bastrop
Comment Count 42 comments on Mon Apr 07, 2014 at 04:15 PM PDT with 109 Recommends
Yesterday, like every March 31, was International Transgender Day of Visibility . The event is meant to be A Celebration of Transgender Lives , in contrast with Transgender Day of Remembrance , ...
by rserven
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Apr 01, 2014 at 04:00 PM PDT with 34 Recommends