Category Archives for Gay Marriage

We are now open, proud individuals (and a proud couple!)

I’m 38 years old and I’ve been with my wife now for over 17 years. We lived in a small town in South Dakota when we first met in 1993. I was 21 and she was 29 with 2 small children. We were in the closet for several years and while nothing bad ever happened […]

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My daughter is very accepting and she loves her step-mum

I finally came out when I had just turned 36. My Dad died almost 2 years later, and I am eternally grateful he had the opportunity to met my wife, see me get married, and to know me as a truly happy person. This was almost 4 years ago, and I am happier than ever. […]

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We look forward to Prop 8 being struck down…

My wife and I are writers from Los Angeles. We are one of the 18,000 couples who got married before Prop 8 passed in California. We look forward to Prop 8 being struck down in the courts so other California couples can continue to get married.

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I feel very fortunate though I struggled…

I feel very fortunate, though like many, I struggled with my sexuality for years, had numerous thoughts of suicide and hit rock bottom with depression, once I decided to be true to myself and truthful to those around me, I gained the strength and courage I needed to go on in life. I’m not sure […]

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Happy & Proud Gay Father…

I’m 28 years old and grew up in Oregon. I came out when I was 16 years old. I have been lucky to have a great group of friends and a loving supportive family. My story has been good. Reading about other people’s hardships makes me very grateful for my experience. I’m not saying that […]

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I was lucky enough to marry my wife “legally”…

I am a 47 year old gay woman who had been through many of the same struggles as Chely. I knew I was different at a very early age, but was never able to pinpoint what that difference was. Later in life, I had relationships with both men and women, but always felt more connected […]

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