Deaf Gay Man Comes Out and Overcomes Feeling of Isolation.
Hi, my name is Richard Mesich, this is my sign name, I’m from Portage, Indiana. In my senior year in high school I was lost, isolated, and not sure about myself. I wasn’t happy with who I was. I was not ready to come out of the closet. My mom … Continue reading
Why I Identify As “Queer.”
My name is Jaime-Jin Lewis and I’m from Charlottesville, Virginia. My whole life I feel like I’ve been an “other”, from being an Asian American, being female, being a transracial adoptee, being a Southerner who was growing up ...
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I’m From Asheville, NC.
I knew I was gay by the time I was 4 years old.
My mother basically did the best she could but most times that wasn't very much. Although I had two older half siblings I felt like an only child ...
IFD + ACS: I’m From Raleigh, NC – Video Story.
This week, in partnership with the American Cancer Society's Relay For Life of the LGBT Community, we are sharing stories of LGBT cancer survivors and friends. The LGBT community is affected disproportionately by lung cancer, prostate cancer, and cervical cancer. ...
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