The Path of Acceptance vs. The Path of Rejection

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Eric Thomas talks about the impact of rejection or acceptance on gay teenaged boys.

Best Mom Ever Writes Incredible Letter To 13-Year-Old Son After He Came Out (Photo)

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Arguably, the most important component in the survival of gay teens is the supportive parent. Here, a mother writes a wonderful letter to her newly ‘out’ young son.

R. Kelly’s Son Jay Came Out As Trans, And His Mother Couldn’t Be More Supportive

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The son of the infamous R&B singer has come out amidst intense media scrutiny. His mother has been by his side through it all.

My Son Wears Dresses And That’s Ok With Me

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“Maybe it’s a stage. And maybe it’s not. But either way, I don’t want him to ever feel like he wasn’t able to express himself because his parents didn’t support him.”

Next Town Over Kid

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Mark Ward paints a chilling picture of parental abuse based on gender performance and implied sexual orientation.

How to Be Openly Gay and in School – High School

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High school can be hard for anyone. Darianna Jones has some advice to make it easier for kids who are out in school.

New York is Filled with Boys

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If Walt Whitman had lived in a different time, he might’ve written Perry Brass’s celebration of the boy in all of us.

My New Big Gay Agenda

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So much has changed in the past year that JJ Vincent decided his Big Gay Agenda needed an update.

An Open Letter to Gay Guys Who Look Down On “Fem Guys”

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We should be united, but instead we’re worried about how someone else who’s going through the same struggles as any gay man might make us be perceived by others.

5 Misconceptions Gay Boys Have About Other Gay Boys

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Josh van Sant wants to clear up a few things that young gay men are thinking about each other.

A Good Man: One Gay Man’s Story, Animated by StoryCorps [Video]

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This the story of Bryan Wilmoth, and how he reconnected with his family many years after being thrown out for being gay.

A Minor Dilemma

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Like the ocean that it features, Matthew Hittinger’s poem alternates between stormy and dreamlike, with little interim warning.

Discovering Gay Pentecostals and Buying a Pink Bible

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Gay Pentecostal Christian? Can these descriptors all fit together? After years of searching, Samuel Autman found the answer to this question and tells his story.

Lycanthropes in Love

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Steven Cordova explores male kinship, competition, and the animal nature of desire in this daring poem.

Why Positive Stereotypes Aren’t That Positive

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Sam Killermann knows that not all stereotypes are negative. But this doesn’t mean that positive stereotypes are good.

“My Dad Says You’re A Fag”

Raymond Miller endured a lot of hate for being gay, but the reason behind the hate was sometimes surprising.