(in which members of the lgbtq community speak out about why they’re not open about their sexuality with their families.)
Shari Heck, 2014.
The notions that LGBT people MUST be out or else they don’t respect themselves, or their harboring internalized homophobia, or they’re not being TRUE to themselves are SO harmful and SO problematic because there are people like this in situations where the choice between staying in the closet and coming out is often the choice between safety and very real danger.
Romanticisation of Mental Illness, Kelsey Weaver
This really hit me hard jesus christ.
Cute boys who don’t have any social media are a waste. How am I supposed to keep up with your life and stalk you???????