Chia & Poppy's Corner — Coming Out

Q&A: Was it hard to come out and who was the first person you told?

Coming Out

Q&A: Was it hard to come out and who was the first person you told?

In this Q&A, we answer the questions: Was it hard to come out, who did you come out to first and how do I come out to my mom who doesn't believe I'm a lesbian?

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Q&A: Does having dated guys make me less of a lesbian?

Coming Out

Q&A: Does having dated guys make me less of a lesbian?

Does having dated guys and not having been with girls before make me any less of a true lesbian? A reader recently asked this question, and we address this more thoroughly in this post.

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Coming Out During the Holidays: 8 Tips to Help You Get Through it

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Coming Out During the Holidays: 8 Tips to Help You Get Through it

Watching Happiest Season brought back many memories of my own coming out story. It was definitely one of the hardest things I ever had to do but I'm so much happier now that I've come out. Here are some tips that are helpful if you're planning on coming out to your family and friends during the holidays.

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How I’ve Come to Terms with Dealing with Homophobic Parents and Strangers

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How I’ve Come to Terms with Dealing with Homophobic Parents and Strangers

Dealing with homophobic parents and people was something that I always felt like I would have to get used to for the rest of my life. So what is the best way to deal with this? Over the years, I've created these principles to help me deal with this more effectively.

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Q&A: Confused About My Sexuality

Coming Out Q&A

Q&A: Confused About My Sexuality

Many of our readers have reached out with great questions about relationships, sexuality, coming out, and dealing with adulthood. With their permission, we thought it would be helpful to share some of these questions and answers with others out there who might be in similar situations or pondering the same questions.

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