Dear Dad, The grandkids are alright

So, Dad, your great-granddaughter told me a story. That little girl who went to you so easily when she was only a year old, is all grown up and she's lovely. She graduated from college and works professionally in DC now. You'd be so proud of her, and of her younger sister, too. She and the … [Read more...]

Share Your Story: Kristen

My story differs from those who have had a parent come out. My parents are divorced, but both of them are straight. My story's about a sibling coming out. It still affects the family dynamic, however, and that's important from any perspective. My younger sister came out to me when she was in … [Read more...]

Pride in SF

Pride in San Francisco was nearly two weeks ago yet I'm still processing all that happened that weekend. If I had to pick two words to describe it all I would use 'intense' and 'incredible.' +ACY-nbsp+ADs The streets were lined with people celebrating and the excitement felt extra joyous due to the … [Read more...]

Letter from Anonymous

Dear Erin, I thought about you and your project yesterday for two reasons. First, I received a booklet and information on creating a +ACI-safe place+ACI for LGBT youth. As you may or may not know, I'm a middle school counselor in north Georgia. Bible Belt doesn't begin to describe things here at … [Read more...]

Discrimination

Discrimination is still happening, even to those of us in The Gay Dad Project. The past few months have been a whirlwind of unexpected publicity and response to the project as well as a roller coaster ride of ups and downs, of negative as well as positive results. Call it misunderstanding. Call … [Read more...]