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Autobiography (III)

I’ll continue that story with Jeremy.


So, I wound up moving to Toronto with Jeremy when I was sixteen. We lived with his mother and things were okay at first, but then I really did wind up breaking up with him, and he went to live with his brother, saying that he couldn’t handle living in the same house as me. 2,299 more words

Autobiography (I)

Warning: This post contains graphic content about sexual abuse. 1,738 more words

History is All You Left Me

Silvera, Adam. History is All You Left Me. New York: Soho Teen, 2017.

Griffin and Theo grew up together and were each other’s first kiss, first love, first everything. 271 more words


Growing up on the Island of Misfit Toys or: Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer as a Queer Allegory

Growing up on the Island of Misfit Toys


Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer as a Queer Allegory

By Chase Dimock

(Note: This a reposted and edited version of this article originally published… 3,686 more words

Chase Dimock

Mormon Mom Opened an LGBT Center in Provo

This is a beautiful story to read. A woman reaching out despite what her church teaches or expects her to believe and who has six children she’s trying to raise, reaches out to kids she has no connection to to help make their lives better. 84 more words

Everyday Life

10 Tips for Establishing an LGBTQ Student-Led Group at Your School

By Liz Bergren

Starting a Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) group can be an exciting time for your school or organization. When you have made the decision to form this group, know that you will be doing something extremely important for the LGBTQ students you work with. 1,138 more words

Teaching Strategies

12 Ways to Make Your Classroom Safe for LGBTQ Students

By Kelly Huegel Madrone, author of GLBTQ: The Survival Guide for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning Teens 

As visibility increases for LGBTQ people and issues, kids are adopting these identities at earlier ages. 1,235 more words

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