Tag "Friendship"

Fiction 7 Comments

A Best Friend Scorned (Part 2)

Previously on A BEST FRIEND SCORNED… * I’d begun my pursuit of Vince two nights after going over the plan with Cassi. I gained access to a VIP section at

Fiction 6 Comments

A Best Friend Scorned

My friendship with Cassi Monroe began in ninth grade. Before that point, she’d never noticed me because I was the scrawny gay nerd and she was the popular princess. The

Our Stories 14 Comments

TURN THE LIGHTS ON

Every moment of my life, I am confronted one way or another by the reality of the feelings I have that are unlike what is the norm. My earliest memories

Our Stories 104 Comments

Thirst Goes Before A Fall

I have always had the hots for Dera right since secondary school. He was the embodiment of macho. Girls flocked around him, boys wanted to be his friend. And I

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My Boyfriend Is Obsessing Over My Closeness With My Friend

Three years ago, a new staff was employed where I work. While making her acquaintance, we discovered that we not only live close to each other, but we were also

Opinion Pieces 12 Comments

Opinion: Why Gay Men Need Straight Friends Too

We often hear that straight people need educating about what’s going on in the LGBT community. There’s a constant narrative about what we can do to widen our heteronormative society’s

Opinion Pieces 8 Comments

GETTING TO KNOW MY BEST FRIEND WHO’S GAY

FOREWORD: Another ally speaks the message of love. Her name is Sally Dadzie, and what she has to say is very compelling. Check on it. * When I met him,

Fiction 17 Comments

When the Spirit Leads You

1. The first time I saw her, I had to bite my upper lip to keep myself from staring. She was singing in a church that I only decided to

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Lessons Learned From ‘She Called Me Woman’ (Entry 8)

[Click here for LESSON 7] LESSON 8 From the chapter, ‘Living A Double Life’, VA had this to say: “When you find people who are like you and you can

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Lessons Learned From ‘She Called Me Woman’ (Entry 2)

[Click here for LESSON 1] LESSON 2 From the chapter, ‘Love Is Not Wrong’, OF says: “I don’t have any close friends I am not out to. It is not