Archives for February 2013

Share Your Story Leah: My Mom Did What She Was Supposed to Do

My parents divorced when I was eight, and my mom began dating women soon after. This was over 20 years ago, when there was not the acceptance there is today. My granddad was a minister, and my mom gre up in the church - I can only imagine how hard that must have been for her. My mom did what she … [Read more...]

Gillian & Steven respond to Michael’s Letter

The following comments are in response to Michael's letter. Steven:?? Micheal, I don???t think you need to wait until you have a partner. My father told me at home because my mother thought it was best we knew. When my dad told my sister and I we saw the relief in is face. There are … [Read more...]

Dear Gay Dad Project: “Should I come out to my kids now or wait until I have a partner?”

I am a 42 year-old divorced father of two and yes, I am gay+ACE Proudly embracing that fact now. I am out to all of my friends and coworkers but not my children. I happened across this site and I'm in desperate need of advice. My ex-wife knows I'm gay and has for some time+ADs she does not feel the kids … [Read more...]

Understanding Homophobia

I can understand homophobia a little. I don???t support it or think it's right, but I can see how watching two people of the same sex kissing might seem wrong or make someone uncomfortable. We aren???t used to seeing same-sex relationships in the way we see opposite-sex relationships, and the gay … [Read more...]

Just don’t read the comments …

Jumping into The Gay Dad Project we knew we'd face some challenges. Sexuality and same-sex marriage are hot topics socially, so speaking out about having a gay dad was bound to cause some turmoil. The response to our project has been overwhelmingly positive in that we've received so much support. … [Read more...]