Coming out and life coach Rick Clemons wants you to relax and enjoy the holiday season. With tips ranging from how to avoid people who don't "get" homosexuality to keeping conversation light and positive, Clemons' seasoned advice will most certainly get you through even the most — ahem — challenging holiday party.
Kids these days have it tough, but gay kids may feel like they're fighting an uphill battle. This coming out coach gives you the tools you need to encourage and nurture your LGBT kid or teen in a world that's sometimes still unfriendly toward homosexuality.
There are so many gay and dating websites for gay men these days, it's easy to get lost in the web! Coming out coach Rick Clemons helps you navigate which ones to love... and which to sashay away. Grab your board; we're about to do some serious surfing.
Today is National Coming Out Day, and it always finds a way to creep up and pummel me with a fist of emotions. This day reminds me of the journey I've been on for nearly seven years—from the torment of the closet to the proud, open person I see in the mirror now. See, coming out is not a one-shot deal. It begins with a finite moment, of course, but coming out is an infinite expedition in the life of a homosexual.
In honor of National Coming Out Day, this life coach offers 10 ridiculous reasons to stay IN the closet. Get ready to laugh, because if you believe any of these silly tips, we've got an iceberg in Arizona for sale.
It’s dark. Red taillights and white headlights assault my eyes as I write. My modern family and I are back on Interstate-5 after completing a much-needed pit stop, food break, and gas fill-up en-route to Santa Cruz, California. No, it’s not a re-enactment of vacation with Chevy Chase. It’s a milestone moment. Our oldest daughter is off to college, and we’re all part of the adventure – my former wife, my partner, our youngest daughter, myself and of course the college girl.
If your child confides in you that he or she is LGBT, your next move is important. Make sure that you're acting supportive, even as you explore what homosexuality means in your life.
Some people believe homosexuality is a choice that can be reversed with gay conversion therapy. In a segment for HuffPost Live, a YourTango Expert explains why many others consider it a form of child abuse.
Darren Young's coming out is a great step for the LGBT community. Gay men of all different lifestyles will feel more comfortable being homosexual.
Numerous articles have been written. Thousands of frames of video shot. And, more debates and discussions have been had in open forums and closed closets than humanly possible to imagine. No matter how old you are, or the level of experience you had experimenting with your sexuality, there is no right or wrong way to do what you’re about to do...COME OUT OF THE CLOSET. If anyone tells you they have the perfect solution, either
Are you still trying to "come out" and come to terms with your homosexuality? Take control of your life and embrace who you really are; the benefits reach far beyond your love life.
A former Disney star posted a celebratory tweet that may have subtly outed her as a lesbian. The actress tweeted, "I can finally get married! Yay government! So proud of you." We're not sure if this means that she's (a) a Kinsey 6, (b) currently in a relationship with another woman who she wants to marry, or (c) she just didn't want to get married until the government extended those rights to all couples. Many fans are, of course, asking that 140 character question, with no response yet. But either way: congrats!
For these two relationship experts, coming out came with a surprising bonus: better relationships with their family and friends.