The Coming Out Books Don’t Prepare You For This

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When Mitch Kellaway came out to his girlfriend, he hoped for support. He didn’t imagine what she would actually be willing to do for him.

What Happened When This Man Came Out to His Devout Muslim Father

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” ‘To Khalid, the boy, the man, the poet, the scholar.’ ”

Empire’s Jussie Smollett Shatters Stereotypes and Says ‘There Is No Closet’

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The actor, whose character broke stereotypes by coming out as gay on the hit FOX show Empire, is sick of people asking whether he’s gay.

Looking for Love as a Single Gay Dad

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After Azul comes out to his wife – it turns out she’s gay too – he learns how to be a single dad. And then he goes to a coming out group.

I Just Came Out and I’m Not Gay

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Every single one of us has the opportunity to “come out” whether we are LGBT or not; here’s why…

What I Wish I Knew Before Coming Out

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A young man named Adam learned there’s more to coming out than saying the magic words.

Let’s End the Bad Blood Policy

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Seth Thomas looks at one of the many stories behind why the MSM blood policy needs to change…and one man fighting for that change.

A Gay Dad Sounds Off On the Abuse and Lies in TLC’s “My Husband is Not Gay”

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TLC launched the sensational “Not Gay” show about “same sex attracted” men marrying straight women. Media focused on the plight of the men. Rob Watson thinks the real focus needs to be the damage to the women they married.

Twins Coming Out as Gay to Their Dad is Captured in Raw Emotional Video

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The Rhodes Bros, You Tube video personalities started off 2015 by being open with their viewers — and their dad. They captured the emotional exchange with him on video. Here it is.

This Muslim Dad Shows Us How To Accept Your Gay Child

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Sayed sets an example for how To respond when your child comes out of the closet.

A Gay Dad Comes Out, “There’s Nothing Left in My Closet”

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Over a year ago Robb, a dad and pastor, came out as gay. Here are his thoughts now after time has gone by and he has nothing left in his closet.

A Letter To My Boyfriend’s Homophobic Family

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A young man sounds off on the hurt a family has caused to the man he loves. It was a gift worth returning: the “gift” of conditional love. Here is what he has to say to them.

Keeping Secrets and Telling Lies

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If you’re living a lie your health may depend on coming out and coming clean.

Things You Might Have Missed

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Join the conversation! See what our readers are sharing on Twitter.

A 13-Year-Old Came Out to His Best Friend. Best Response Ever.

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This conversation has gone viral. It’s the kind of response every person who’s scared to come out wishes for.

Why We Need to Tell Our Stories

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It took one young man sharing his story to convince the police to care about hate crimes.