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I Am Gay

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    Watching Hit The Floor

    and seeing Zero and his boo thing. Wishing I had a man like that </3
    dreshawn dreshawn 16-17, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Here is my coming out story.

    Let's start from the beginning, I've known that I'm gay for a while now and thinking back on my childhood I was always in to more girly things like bratz and things like that instead of the boy toys that my big brother played with. At first I didn't want to believe that I was...
    BazBird BazBird 18-21, M 11 Responses Nov 27, 2013

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    curiousboy95 curiousboy95 18-21, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I'M Tanner And Yes, This Is A First (Gay) Kiss Story ;)

    The first time that I kissed him, I was at my best friend's family reunion. We were 13. He took me around to meet (literally) his entire family. After that, the crowd and the heat overwhelmed us both, so we snuck from the big field to the lake on the other side. It was so cool...
    secretTanner secretTanner 22-25, M 10 Responses Apr 7, 2013

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    Hello. I'm 16 and I am looking

    for a boyfriend. If anyone is interested message me here or on k-i-k. My k-i-k is acaxkill
    Aleksandar1999 Aleksandar1999 16-17, M 5 days ago

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    Can't Come Out

    But not for the typical reasons, not because I am afraid, or because I am in denial. I can't come out because I hate the stereotype that comes with being gay and I hate that a large number of us fit it. When I see an overly feminine gay man I cringe. I guess I don't want to ...
    sensesfail sensesfail 22-25, M 54 Responses Jan 25, 2010

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    I just came out to my sister.

    It wasn't the easiest thing but it wasn't too bad either. She came and gave me a hug. Which lasted for like a minute. We cried and she said she loved me no matter what and she'll help me tell mom and dad and that she'd support me no matter what, even if they didn't. I'm glad I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 31 Responses Mar 24, 2015

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    Gay? Yeah, That's Me

    A lot of gay people have said that if they could choose, they'd choose to be straight. Being gay is hard. Yeah, it's hard. But I bet that being straight is. I'm happy just as I am ... If I could choose, I'd choose to stay gay.
    jayt76 jayt76 31-35, M 51 Responses Oct 6, 2006

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    Soooo I need to say this.

    ... This, is a gay person, me. LGBT+ (gay people in specific) don't always wear ******* rainbows and tight pink jeans and have died hair. We don't all wear way to tight sweaters and we don't all wear scarfs. We don't all talk in a way o high picked voice, we don't all run...
    apWeiss12 apWeiss12 13-15, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Gay Is So Hot Right Now

    So, maybe it's just me, but sometimes I really feel a lot of tension with the hetero world, mainly for one reason.  Whether they love us or hate us, straight people see gay people as cool, sort of like the latest accessory that every woman should have and every man who's...
    deleted deleted 26-30 28 Responses Oct 11, 2006

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    What does the label really mean?

    There's always been a part of me troubled by the label 'Gay'. As a younger man I thought it a funny word for something so hated - not 'happy' at all, seemingly designed as torture. Nothing at all like what the word meant in the old movies from the 30s and 40s I enjoyed watching...
    obroin obroin 51-55, M 17 Responses Feb 14, 2010

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    Being in the sauna at the gym

    and a guy catching you stare at his member and then taking it out and stroking it in front of you!! Freaking awesome!! I took it as an invitation and helped w for a bit before someone came in.
    Fmonty54 Fmonty54 26-30, M 5 Responses Oct 4, 2015

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    hey I'm new hear, I'm gay

    and looking to make friends so message me if you want to talk ??
    gayanallover gayanallover 18-21, M 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    what do you say to a person

    when you done messed up like idk what to do e.e
    hardlifejk hardlifejk 13-15, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Finn's Promise

    ***WARNING: This story is full of great detail so sorry if it's long!****** Following our first kiss that summer, I begin to fall deeper and deeper in love with him. I began to want to tell him how I felt. That same year, he acquired a girlfriend. Her name was Sarah. I hated...
    secretTanner secretTanner 22-25, M 12 Responses Apr 22, 2013

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    Just Coming Out...

    Well, it happened! When I was 18, back in 2008, I came out about being gay. I grew up living in a strict-form Christian where being gay, bi, les and especially trans was not only a taboo subject, but a sin as well. I was told to "never be that way", that I had to find myself...
    Sparklepaws Sparklepaws 18-21, M 20 Responses Jan 23, 2009

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    I'm at a family reunion right now

    and one of my uncles asked why gay people have to come out and say they are gay. He said, "I don't want to know what people do in bed so why do gay people feel like they have to tell everybody." I agree. Why is it such a big deal for gay people to think they need to inform...
    Garebear131 Garebear131 18-21, M 10 Responses Jun 26, 2014

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    I'm proud of being gay,

    and I would not trade it for anything :)))
    000Thallensjaan 000Thallensjaan 18-21, M 7 Responses 6 days ago

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    This is gonna offend some people* but Dear gay

    teens between 13-17 All you do is ask for love and wanting a boyfriend which is understandable cause your young I get it. But none of you know what the **** love is! Not even most adults do! So to ask constantly or basically making advertisements for someone to "love" you...
    Vaughn37 Vaughn37 18-21, M 8 Responses Sep 23, 2014

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    Recently accepted that I'm gay.

    Would love to talk to people about it. :)
    StevenM18 StevenM18 18-21, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I am single I hate it I need a bf someone

    who is not a jerk and a cheater or liar and someone who is not an hour a way cause that didn't work and no fem like guys srry only masculine and I freaking know this isn't a dating website and if ur gay older masculine and in Decatur illonis msg me
    demonicnm17 demonicnm17 16-17, M 5 days ago

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    badboy188 badboy188 18-21, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Hey I'm 13yo from Australia

    and my name is Liam c: Just looking for a sweet guy to chat with that's around my age? c:
    ItzPuppeh ItzPuppeh 13-15, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    And I am not happy. I am truly,

    utterly not happy. I don't know what god wants from me in this life. Does he want me to live completely alone for the rest of my life and be utterly miserable? If so then....why am I even here? Folks spit out that god has a plan for each of us...I don't believe that. I truly...
    bluesky1223 bluesky1223 18-21, M 2 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    I get that I'm young.

    I get that people think it's a "phase." But why do people tell me I'm too "young" to know I'm gay. Like, people don't tell a boy who likes girls he's too young to know. I guess that just because it's not "normal," it has to be questioned.
    AverageWeirdo AverageWeirdo 13-15, M 5 Responses 5 days ago

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    I'm A Girl, In Love With A Girl.

    "I could just lay here all night and watch the beautiful girl beside me sleep. As she dreams, all her guards are down and there are no walls between us. I fall harder and harder with each minute that passes. Though she is completely unaware of my attempt to show my...
    leigh4219 leigh4219 18-21, F 29 Responses Nov 8, 2009

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    Hi am looking for a bf am a m

    and am 13 and from the uk send me your number if you are looking for a bf and from the uk
    m8am13 m8am13 13-15, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    18 Long Years

    I'm an eighteen year old gay boy who came out in April of 2012. My story is long because I have known that I was gay almost all my life but I will stick to the main points. My first experience was in second grade with another boy. I was confused for a long time until around fifth...
    deleted deleted 26-30 34 Responses Aug 3, 2012

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    STOP TELLING ME IM TO YOUNG.

    .. I'm tired of people from my parents to some fiends to any adult saying.... Ohh you shouldn't be making that decision now you need to think about it...why don't you mind your own business and stop trying to be a straight person givng advice to a homo. I'm not waiting till I'm 3...
    camjames9876 camjames9876 18-21, M 7 Responses May 10, 2014

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    Came Out Last Year

    I knew I was gay in 8th grade but I had pushed it back because I didnt want to accept it then 10th grade I just let it take over me and i kept that secret for half of 11th grade as I finally fully accepted myself I started to tell my friends over winter break and now most of them...
    paciboy1418 paciboy1418 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 8, 2013

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    Hello to everyone my names Lauro

    and Im looking for someone to rely on and a friendship that could turn into a relationship and plss Im not after physical looks okay? I want a serious relationship whose not after judging
    Toushiro28 Toushiro28 13-15, M 6 days ago

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    I'm fu*king sick of going out with people

    who just want to see my d*ck. I mean wtf I'm ready to love and care for you and this is what you do...
    jordankcollins jordankcollins 16-17, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    My Story And How It Come Of Me Being Gay

    I found out that i was gay when i was young maybe when i was in Grade 3. It happen when me and my neighbor's grandson was there We rent part of the house so that how I met him. There was one day when me, him and brother was playing around making pretend to be like a family (you...
    aldonz87 aldonz87 26-30 15 Responses Oct 18, 2013

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    Um Hi x3 my name is domini

    but you can call me domi :'v im new here in experienceproject and in this group xp i have heard that here are some nice people so I encouraged to make an account here uwu Im looking for friends as i dont have too many :c maybe a bf too... >w> I speak spanish and english, I live...
    Dominii Dominii 16-17, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I came out to my parents

    and a few close friends they all accept me except my dad. We still talk like nothing happened but I fear once I get a boyfriend he will freak out but maybe once i get a boyfriend he will see and hopefully accept me if not then oh well its not his life.....I am looking for gay...
    Joedog20 Joedog20 18-21, M 8 Responses Jun 26, 2014

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    havent been on in a while.

    .. would anyone wanna trade or talk? around my age onlyy. dm me 👅 -14m
    Brandon2001 Brandon2001 18-21 5 days ago

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    This is my Coming Out post I don't dare put on

    FB... - - - - - What I Want My Family To Know If I Were To Die Tomorrow... "The need to be understood was stronger than my desire to hide that part of myself I thought no-one would ever accept." To die with my song still in me or to find the courage to sing my song out loud...
    dukelostboy25 dukelostboy25 26-30, M 6 Responses Jul 25, 2014

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    Well... since this is an experience-sharing

    group I would like to tell my story of how is being gay in my life ^~^ maybe will be a lot to write... so if dont like to read skip this post xd (ay kein greit engrish, zory mai ingrish t-sheer :'c) -3- I came ot fo the closet like 2 years ago, i told my parents that i was gay...
    Dominii Dominii 16-17, M 3 days ago

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    So I guess the other day people started finding

    out Im gay (Wasnt a bad thing) So today i was walking in the hallway with my friends and they went to the bathroom so i waited outside alone. Then these juniors just walk up to me and say in the most sarcastic and snarky way " Hey guess what!! I like you!" Then Just walked away...
    TeddyOrTeddie TeddyOrTeddie 13-15, M 9 Responses Jan 21, 2015

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    bret18 bret18 18-21, M 7 Responses Jul 24, 2014

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    Hey. Gay brothers , straight brothers.

    .. You seem to think that bisexual sexual orientation is any of your business. If they say "I'm a bisexual," then who are you to deny them their own identity? If they tell you, then they trust you. You shouldn't dash their trust on the rocks by totally disregarding their identity...
    Iamaboytoo Iamaboytoo 31-35, M 4 Responses Mar 4, 2015

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    is it just me or do other people hate the

    stereotype that all gay people act the same and that your weird just because your gay. just had someone tell me that they know all about me because I'm gay and they have a friend that's gay, well I'm sorry but go **** yourself if that's what you think :)
    gayanallover gayanallover 18-21, M 1 hr ago

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    runtom runtom 56-60, M 10 hrs ago

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    I am gay as ****. No one knows

    that I am, only my two best friends. Even they had trouble believing it. I've been thinking about coming out but I'm scared of what my parents might say, especially my dad. I'm so close to just letting it out to all my friends but I always have second thoughts about it. I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Feb 10, 2015

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    I did nothing but love you.

    I wonder what I did wrong. All I wanted was for you to be happy. All I can do now is scroll through our conversations and remember you. You were the first guy that I loved, that I fell in love with. It hurts me so much to lose you, but I guess it's what's best for us both. I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 10 Responses Mar 16, 2015

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