Julia Pels’ Coming Out Story

Julia Pels’ Coming Out Story

Before I tell you my ‘coming out’ story, I want to make mention of the fact that I come out essentially every single day. Why? Because of my gender presentation. I pass as straight (which some find beneficial).   “Neither straight or queer people believed that I...
Marie Altenberg’s Coming Out Story

Marie Altenberg’s Coming Out Story

When I was younger, I always thought that coming out was something like a police interrogation. I imagined me sitting with my parents at a table, me on one side and them in front on the other side.   “it felt like I had to confess something I did like a murderer...
Jessie Standafer’s Coming Out Story

Jessie Standafer’s Coming Out Story

11 years ago, I fell in love. Hard. She was tall, and so talented, and moody, and funny, and all I wanted was to be near her. When I fell in love with her, I finally, FINALLY understood what all the teenage commotion was about. I understood why my older brother got...
Nic Bean’s Coming Out Story

Nic Bean’s Coming Out Story

The term coming out always amuses me like it’s something you only do once. But that’s far from the case. In my experience, coming out was a long process and the hardest person I had to come out to was myself, and the reality is you spend your life coming...
Jess & Sophie’s Coming Out Story

Jess & Sophie’s Coming Out Story

We never really thought we were going to come out, being in a relationship with another female never really crossed our mind for most of our young teenage lives. When we were around 16, we ‘met’ on twitter as we both shared a love for the same band… from there we...