And thank goodness for the rebellious teachers who give you the courage to be who you are. There's a price of admission for coming out as gay later in life. It works. I practically stopped leaving the house. That shocked me because she didn't fit the awful stereotype often depicted in the media.
After awhile, the game grew tiresome. I was working in the library — I was in charge of the IT division — and I had a wonderful director who was always supporting me and pushing me forward. Because the dating struggle is real when you're a small-town gay in need of some serious gas money.
I was married for six years and had two kids with my husband. Kate Brown, the first openly bisexual governor in US history. By Melisa Raney, with illustrations by Ian Berry. Once, I decided to talk to my mom about it.
I just said it straight, and my mom reacted really harshly. She told my girlfriends that the forum and my career would be more important to me than the funeral. She pretended none of it had happened. Through that job, I found a new friend.