I Have Gay Parents

To anyone having Gay or Lesbian parents, share your stories and experiences! 133 People

    My Life Depresed

    I was born in a place that was relay small, but everybody knew everybody. My life was good and my father was always there just like my mother. My family was really close and i was the first born, this was exciting, I started off the young generation. after awhile...
    crazpink crazpink
    2 Responses Jan 3, 2009

    I Am An Adult Child Of Gay Mom, Straight Dad.

    My mom sat me and my brothers down one day, and told us she was gay. I was about 11yrs old. My mom's partner(s) never took the other mom roll. My dad, married the woman he met at the bar, who he cheated on my mom with, and she bacame my 'step mother' for the next 18 yrs. My mom...
    Balancebeam Balancebeam
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Dec 15, 2011

    Its Not That Great

    I have gay parents. I spend most of my time at my best friends house. I hang out with her Dad cuz I never had one and he is this awesome guy. My friends Dad is a lot like Charlie from Twilight! I cried when I read about Bellas father in the books and in all his scenes in the...
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Sep 15, 2012

    Proud Child Of 2 Dads

    Unlike many of you, am not legally adopted by my dads nor am i a child to my dads through the "usual ways". Partially because of my country... I came to my dads through a long journey. Somehow, i just love them and i decided to be their child. It's not something that my society...
    uniquelyZ uniquelyZ
    22-25, F
    Sep 8, 2013

    In Loving Memory...dad! We Miss You Xoxoxo...

    I first started questioning my father;s sexuality when I was 12. There were "friendships" he had with other men that felt a little to personal and strange for a married man to have. One man in particular who lived nearby would always go out with my dad on weeknights and...
    venza180 venza180
    2 Responses Dec 3, 2011

    I have two moms. I was made in a lab with a

    ***** donor, and I also have younger triplet siblings, who were made with the same ***** donor. As a child, I didn't know how different (to some people) my family was. We had a rainbow sticker on the car & a flag on the desk but I didn't know what it meant. We would go to these...
    livyroro livyroro
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Aug 20, 2014

    Diverse Family

    I am 13 and I have 2 moms and 2 adopted brothers. I was born from my mom and a donor. I have a best friend Emily who also has two moms. I live my family but I'm afraid when or if people find out ill get teases or bullied. If you have 2 moms or dads please comment!
    Jaxo8 Jaxo8
    13-15, F
    3 Responses Jan 3, 2013

    I have a gay mother and had a straight father.

    My mom told me she was gay after their divorce was final. This was about 26 years ago for me. I love my mom and loved my dad. It was hard at first but I was 18 and going off to college. Wrapped up in my own life. The way I looked at it was, If this is what makes her happy then...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses May 15, 2015

    I never noticed my family different from others.

    My parents were loving, caring, sweet people who taught me to not look at people but learn who they were. Judging them wasn't my first impression then. As I started school and middle school was the worse kids didn't always like coming to my house. It was hurtful just because...
    Ashton9 Ashton9
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 21, 2015


    My mom and her best friend came out when I was about 11. And I'm honestly proud they are together! They started off married to men, but my mom divorced when I was about 7 and her girlfriend divorced her husband about 3 years later and a while after that they decided they...
    bella32091 bella32091
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Oct 14, 2009

    What A Life

    QueenBeeTrina QueenBeeTrina
    18-21, F
    12 Responses Oct 9, 2009

    Growing Up In The "Gayborhood"

    My mother met her partner of 20 years while they were both attending a Christian university in Dallas, Texas. I was born seven years later, the product of artificial insemination. When I was young, I knew my family was different, but to me, it seemed normal. I didn't know...
    BoundPrincess84 BoundPrincess84
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Feb 6, 2013

    Yes, both of mine are gay,

    and we are a happy trio, so either we are all equally maladjusted or we are doing something right. Love you Baba and Papa (even though you wont read this)
    DanteAsiir DanteAsiir
    16-17, M
    Feb 3, 2016

    My Upside Down World.

    When i was 6 my dad left my mum for a man, she burnt my house down and tryed to kill herself inside. I first lived with my dad and his partner when i was 9, i hated it. All i had ever wanted was to be 'normal' i went into a state of extreme anger that lasted until i was 14. I...
    moata moata
    22-25, F
    7 Responses Apr 20, 2013

    My Two Moms

    I was born into a very unhappy family. My Mom had just figured out that being gay is NOT a choice and she was unhappy with the marriage with my father. She also had suspicions that my Dad was cheating on her (which was later proved to be correct). She gave up in the marriage...
    bulldjb bulldjb
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 26, 2012

    Two Kickass Dads :)

    I was born to two 15 year olds who couldn't take care of me, So I was given up for adoption, & Was adopted at 6 weeks to my two AMAZING fathers :) Its kinda like having a mom & dad. One of my dads the strict one who punished me, the other the one who always calmed me down after...
    deleted deleted
    Sep 30, 2013

    Worst 4 Years Of My Life

    Sorry its a bit long, i got a little carried away. It all began in 2009...i think I lived in a nice house with my mum and dad (sister moved out a few years before we moved). My parents used to argue quite a lot but i thought that was generally normal for parents. One day...
    ilovepieyum ilovepieyum
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 27, 2012

    The Most Difficult And Different Story(I Think).

    ... Please Take The Time To Read This...:) Okay Well Hi Everyone, My names Viola and I have two Moms. I'm at high school. I have two wonderful moms that have split up and are about 55 and 60 years old. My Mom who had me was too old to have a baby so my mom had to get a s p e r...
    AliceReel AliceReel
    16-17, F
    1 Response Jan 15, 2014


    When i was 6 years old, my parents divorced. My mom and I moved away and i haven't seen my dad since. On my 9th birthday, my mom told me she was gay, and Miss Marble, the lady who came over almost every day, was her partner. On my 10th birthday my mom gave me an invitation..to...
    2good2be4gotten 2good2be4gotten
    3 Responses Dec 5, 2010

    My Mum....

    When i was 11 years old, my parents sat me down to tell me something. My mother told me that she was, and always had been a Lesbian. She and my dad were both crying, saying they were splitting up, but were still very close, best friends. My dad apparently had known that she...
    GkateC GkateC
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Feb 13, 2010

    1st Time Gay Dad. Baby Mamma Problems.

    Long story as short as possible. Im 32, Male, Straight acting, but its not really an act, thats who I am. Not fem. I live in Texas.Im gay... My family accepts it, I have a partner... my family accepts it. I run 3 companies.. I am not ashamed of being gay, but at the same time, i...
    texascowboy1979 texascowboy1979
    6 Responses Jan 18, 2012

    Raised By Gay Parents

    My sister and I came from different ***** donors who were gay. Our mother had an artificial insemination. Raised by my mom and her spouse Jane (who is transgender, a woman who acts and feels like a guy but doesn't go by a male persona) and two gay godfathers who are an...
    SlalomPickup324 SlalomPickup324
    26-30, M
    1 Response Dec 2, 2013

    I Would Like To Gather Our Stories For A Book-

    read below and see if you would like to add to it with your own tale, tales- name or not. Just consider it for me pls...I need the research-- below is just the start- so give input, add stories- email them I dont care I wish to know about your family :) Rainbow Children...
    annoyinglilme annoyinglilme
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Nov 4, 2011

    My Dad

    When I was little I lived with my birth father, after my mom left us. He was really abusing and alcoholic, my life with him was really horrible. I thought the abuse was my fault and as I got older I ended up self harming. When I was thirteen I got taken into care after my school...
    DanniStarus DanniStarus
    18-21, F
    Jun 17, 2012

    Broken Hearted-fierce Story Of Divorce

    When I was seven years old, my Mom informed me that she was gay and she was getting married to the woman who had been living with us for a year. I was the ring bearer, and I couldn't be happier to have a second mom. I realized my second mom was an alcoholic when I was twelve...
    jessibel2491 jessibel2491
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Dec 8, 2012

    Once upon a time, I thought mommy loved daddy.

    .. but I learned that really they were just covering up what they thought were flaws. I'm the third and last child of them and I wonder if they ever loved each other at some point or what... They split when I was five and now my mother is happily married to my step-mother, Kim...
    whisperedthing whisperedthing
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 18, 2015

    My moms are lesbians.

    I call my birth mom - Mom. I call my other mom Anne (sounds like an-nay) which is Turkish for mom. They call me Maddie :) Anybody else here a teen girl or boy who has gay parents and wants to talk about what its like? Or maybe a lesbian mom who has a daughter?
    MaddietheGoalie MaddietheGoalie
    13-15, F
    4 Responses Feb 26, 2015

    Very "Untraditional" Family, But Loved.

    I'm am 25 and I was raised by two Women, My biological mother and her partner. She had a relationship with my father for 9 years but that's before I was born and the only hetero relationship that she has been in to my knowledge. My father is older than many of my friends...
    kerithegreat kerithegreat
    Mar 28, 2013

    Raised By Gay Parents?

    Hi guys! I'm working on a project that is looking for teens who were raised by gay parents. Are your parents in the LGBTQ community? Do you have siblings who are also gay? If this sounds like you, and you're between the ages of 14 and 20, we would love to hear from you! Let me...
    nikkitcasting nikkitcasting
    26-30, F
    1 Response Oct 1, 2013

    Love Is Hate

    I was raised by gay parents who always told me love makes a family and love is all there is and the only thing that makes them gay is love. Well that was a lie cuz I learnt that gay is a sex orientation. They might love each other they might not but the one thing that gays do is...
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Sep 14, 2012

    Last year, I learned

    that my father is a gay, and it helped me to understand why my parents had a stormy marriage for the past 23 years. My parents initially came together because of an "accident" that made my mom bear my brother. The first two decades of my life were very dark. My father, who has...
    mungs93 mungs93
    22-25, M
    1 Response Dec 31, 2013
    deleted deleted
    Jun 8, 2015

    Foster Care

    I was moved into foster care when I was about 12 and I moved in with my brother into a family with two dads. We had known them for a while and they fostered children because obviously couldn't have their own. I really like them and it isn't awkward at all... the only time it is...
    giffgaff2 giffgaff2
    22-25, M
    Dec 16, 2012

    Gay Mum

    My mum and dad split up when I was about 6 and I carried on living with my mum although visiting my dad. When I was about 11 my mum told me that she was having a civil partnership with a 'friend' who had been close for a few years and my young self just thought of as a friend. I...
    1 Response Jan 16, 2013

    I Love You, Day

    Shortly after becoming pregnant with me, my mother began to date women rather than men. She started seeing a woman named Alice and eventually moved in with her. They decided that they would raise me together. Alice chose my name and was at the hospital with my mom the day I was...
    harleyrene harleyrene
    Sep 19, 2012


    my mom has always been very straight without any filter, and I'm a lesbian. we're very close, almost too close. now she's starting to talk more and more about doing stuff with girls and it makes me very uncomfortable and defensive and I'm not sure why. She's always been very...
    Gracelovesyou Gracelovesyou
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 24, 2013

    My Cousin Is A Lesbian

    i lived with my grandma for 11 year then she got sick. to sick to take care of me. so my cousin took me in. and for the frist time i found out she was gay. she and her partner told me.and i have no problem with it.
    shineingstar shineingstar
    1 Response Aug 7, 2012

    Tons of people have been asking me lately

    since I have gay parents do they believe in structure in my life or disciplining me as their child! Well duh! Just because my parents are two men doesn't mean they feel I can run wild and free. My parents have a higher standard then I think most straight parents do. I am to...
    Ashton9 Ashton9
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 18, 2015

    Gay Parents

    When i was 6 yo my dad and my mom got divorced. Before that there was always a woman"wendy" who as i though was a really good friend of my moms. After the divorce they were together alot more often. They stayed together tilli was in about 7th grade and then they stopped hanging...
    allgood420 allgood420
    13-15, M
    4 Responses Jul 10, 2011
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