Category Archives: coming out

Changes

Has it really been two months? Well, what can I say? I had so much going on at once, I just didn’t feel like writing. Didn’t feel like reading either, and in fact didn’t use my computer or the internet … Continue reading

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At a loss

He’d been ill for years, though they never told us till quite recently. We saw his decline, though, even if we didn’t know what was wrong. He had chronic leukaemia. Early this evening, my mother in law phoned to tell … Continue reading

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Still awkward

I can’t believe it’s been over a month already. So much happened, I honestly wouldn’t know where to start telling you all about it. The most important thing for now is probably that I’m on speaking terms with my parents … Continue reading

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Out!

I thought I’d never see the day, but here I am: Out. Out for all the world to see. Out on Facebook. On Sunday afternoon the last hurdle was taken, so on Sunday evening I changed my name on FB … Continue reading

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Crushed

Well, suck an elf but I’m flabbergasted! I phoned my older sister this afternoon. The one who once locked me up in a cupboard and paid for that sin dearly. I hadn’t come out to her yet and was nervous … Continue reading

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Breaking point

When something seems to good to be true, it usually is. I should have realised that when I came out to my parents and they seemed so accepting. Sadly things have now escalated to the point where I won’t be … Continue reading

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oppression

Oppression when I was ten my sister and her friend locked me up in the cupboard under the stairs when finally she let me out only minutes before mum and dad got back home I beat her bloody an adult … Continue reading

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