Jennifer Hunt: How Did You Not Know?

+ACI-How did you not know?+ACI The million dollar question. Still brings a twinge of pain every single time, even all these years later. Maybe I did, somewhere in the depths of my mind, know that something about the man that was first my best friend, my husband, father of my children and now soon to be … [Read more...]

Meeting Dad’s Boyfriend

The 30-something me in this photo smiled for my mother. Yet underneath that smile was an anxious young woman carrying her father's deep secret. Dad, then in his late 60s, had come out to me ten years earlier. I'd pushed him to admit he'd been unfaithful to my mother, with other women I … [Read more...]

Share Your Story Jeff & Jennifer: We will remain a family

At some point the camel???s back has to break and it did for me on Wednesday, October 17th, 2012. After some difficult conversations and soul-searching, I realized?? I'd been repressing feelings and thoughts throughout my entire life. It took me 45 years to admit to myself that I am gay: the three … [Read more...]

Our First Gay Dad Project Documentary Film Clip!

We've been talking about it, tweeting about it, and now - FINALLY - we have our first gay dad film footage to share+ACE The following is an excerpt from an interview with Erin's mother, Julie Best. P.S. Our film crew will be in San Francisco, CA the end of June for SF Pride. If you have a story … [Read more...]

Straight Spouses are ‘Family,’ not ‘Allies’

Today we have a perspective from Amity Buxton. I met Amity in September when The Gay Dad Project kids - Jared, Erin and I - along with our dads - Larry and Pete - attended Oakland Pride. Amity already knew Erin and her dad Larry because she interviewed them for her book The Other Side of the Closet … [Read more...]