This is why we are making a big deal out of essentially nothing.
National Coming Out Day
How can parents and allies help LGBTQI+ youth walk through the world as their authentic self?
Rob Watson is a gay dad, and a man who knows what the coming out process is all about. He has learned it more from his mistakes than his wisdom. He shares the 9 biggest mistakes he made with you here.
A few things to keep in mind for those outside the community.
National Coming Out Day came and went this week, likely without notice by many straight people. That is because you have had the privilege to never have needed it
National Coming Out Day is an opportunity for all people, regardless of orientation, to heal the world.
“Come out to your relatives…come out to your friends…if indeed they are your friends. Come out to your neighbors…to your fellow workers…to the people who work where you eat and shop…”—Harvey Milk
After Ian Colvin came out many years ago as a gay man, he thought the conversation was over. Today, on National Coming Out Day, he realizes it is an ever-present discussion. Here is how it goes.
Coming Out stories are important. Each new one could help someone else realize that they are not alone.
Dillan DiGiovanni thinks everyone has a coming out story to share for National Coming Out Day.