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Gay Man Quits Cult After Trying Reparative Therapy: “There’s More Out There. There’s A Whole World.”

by Matthew Olshefski

Gay Man Quits Cult After Trying Reparative Therapy: “There’s More Out There. There’s A Whole World.”

I’m Matthew Olshefski and I am from Santa Fe, New Mexico. I was the oldest of 3 siblings. I have a younger brother and sister and we grew up in a very happy, normal, childhood, ...

“It Ripped My Heart Out” Choosing To Fit In Instead Of Interacting With Gay Friend

by Cameron Stiehl

“It Ripped My Heart Out” Choosing To Fit In Instead Of Interacting With Gay Friend

My name is Cameron Stiehl and I’m from Albuquerque, New Mexico. I’ll never forget the day that I found out that there was a difference. I was at a drama festival in Albuquerqu...

“Be Happy. The Gay Brotherhood Demands This Of You.”

by Dave White

“Be Happy. The Gay Brotherhood Demands This Of You.”

My name is Dave White, I’m a writer and I live in Los Angeles. I grew up in southeastern New Mexico. When I was 17 years old in 1982 my family was living in a little town called...

Bisexual Ponders Fatherhood in Conservative Town – Video Story.

by Henry Elliot

Bisexual Ponders Fatherhood in Conservative Town – Video Story.

Henry Elliot is bisexual and wants to have a child. He has a male partner, though, and lives in the conservative town of Alamogordo, New Mexico. “There is a church on every str...

We’re From Salt Lake City, UT – Video Story.

by Jeffrey Daniels and Jonathan Bass

We’re From Salt Lake City, UT – Video Story.

We met Jeffrey and Jon on the Story Tour  just a few days before Jeffrey’s grandmother, who’s mentioned in the story, came to visit. As they explain in the video, Indian cultJeffrey writes: The long and short of it is, Jon came with me to our family dinner (kids and spouses) with Dadi (Grandma). Jon was clearly my companion at dinner. Not much was saiI’m Jonathan Bass, and I’m from Salt Lake. I’m Jeffrey Daniels and I’m from Carlsbad, New Mexico. (Jeffrey) We met actually, probably around 2005. Actually January of 2005...

I’m From Alamogordo, NM – Video Story.

by Carissa & Josie

I’m From Alamogordo, NM – Video Story.

Josie: The way I found out about my daughter was that she went out one night and I was very angry. The next morning is when she came out and told me she was gay. And I didn’t ac...

Satellite overhead image of New Mexico from Google Earth 2022

by Heather Otero

I’m From Alamogordo, NM.

I knew I was gay in high school but I was so afraid to say anything! I am a daddy’s girl and was so worried about what my dad would think. I had never dated a girl before, but a...

Satellite overhead image of New Mexico from Google Earth 2022

by Mark David Gerson

I’m From Albuquerque, NM.

It’s December 14 and I’m at the New Mexico Gay Men’s Chorus’s “Come Out for Christmas” concert with my friend Kathleen. It’s our second year attending this event tog...