i bring dishonor to my family.to start, lets just say that my brother is just one of those people who fits perfectly into the little cubbyhole that society made for him. He is my mother and father's pride and joy. The all AP classes and all A's guy who's gonna become a doctor one day and is gonna make his parents proud.i bring dishonor to my family.3 years ago in Personal More Like This
He's known about me being gay for six months now and suddenly feels like pushing me down for it, telling me that being gay is selfish,
telling me that it is sinful, immoral and that it brings shame and dishonor to our family. that i was gonna suffer in this life and the afterlife.
when i tried to tell him that being gay is not a choice and that i was happy being gay, he told me that it was very narrow minded of me and selfish to think that way and he told me...
he told me, "if you really loved us, you would stop being gay."
he made me promise the turn straight, or else he would tell my parents. or else he wouldn't drive me to school.
he said that whenever mo
IT GETS BETTERTo all those who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, or queer, to all those who are young and old, to all those who are being bullied and think that your life is just absolute hell, I'm here to tell you something, something that I think all of you should know: IT GETS BETTER.IT GETS BETTER4 years ago in Spirit Day More Like This
Like many of you, I was shocked and devastated about the tragic suicides that took place in Fall 2010 and again this Fall 2011. These bright young students were constantly picked on and bullied severely because they were gay or perceived as gay. I know some of you who read this are probably saying right now, "Oh, you know how kids are, they can be so cruel, kids are going to bully regardless". Those who have said it or are even thinking those words as I am speaking, you know who you are. I am letting you know how bad this hurts me as a student who once was looking for the support she never got when she was bullied and harassed in middle school. But I'm getting way off topic. This isn't