Category Archives: family

Another step–coming out to my daughter

So…I came out to my daughter this week. Holy shit. I CAME OUT TO MY DAUGHTER THIS WEEK!!!! Writing it all big and gay like that is actually me screaming in my head (and giggling a little bit after). This … Continue reading

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Advice from a half-broken, but not giving up, late-blooming lesbian

My 22-year old daughter looks at me with a mixture of guilt and “but I’m grown and I can do what I want” on her face when I ask her if she was smoking weed on the porch. I don’t … Continue reading

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A Lesson in Black & White

My mom was a strong lady. Crazy strong. Like show-no-fear, put-the-world-on-a-leash strong. Or maybe it was just me that was on a leash. It wasn’t that I felt the need to please her. Or maybe I did. I just wanted to … Continue reading

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