Category Archives: LGBTQ

Best Of: My Coming Out Story

Yesterday was National Coming Out Day and we’ve been fortunate enough to have a few coming out stories shared here on I Am The F-Bomb. Here’s Nicole’s letter to her parents that we originally shared last June.  Thank you for sharing your story, Nicole.  It’s

Best Of: Coming Out Story

Yesterday was National Coming Out Day and we’ve been lucky enough to share a few coming out stories, include Cassie’s. Thank you for sharing. Thank you for reading. Thank you for telling us your stories. Here I am, 27 years old and I was the

Coming Out Story

Here I am, 27 years old and I was the absolute last person to find out I was gay. These things are always hard to start off, so I’ll start with the memory of elementary school.  I remember clearly having the resilience of a child,

Best Of: My Coming Out Story

June is LGBT Pride Month and we’d like to take a moment to remember this beautiful coming out story that we published last June. It’s kind of amazing how every LGBT person’s Coming Out Story is SO different from the next. Every story is unique.

So WHAT If My Daughter’s A Lesbian

I attended an open mic at the Magic City Acceptance Center. It’s a safe space for youth with alternative lifestyles. I took my girls, Qadira and Phoenix, with me. I was excited about it because my oldest, Qadira, identifies as pansexual and I had been

Hold My Hand

I’ve been thinking about couples who hold hands in public the last few days. My girlfriend and I met a man for the first time this weekend and this topic came up in conversation. He told us that he & his boyfriend of seven years

Collaboration: A LGBTQ+ Perspective on a Trump Presidency

The following is a collection of opinions/responses/feelings from Central Alabama’s LGBTQ+ community on Donald Trump’s victory and what a Trump Presidency means for us. Over the last 8 years, this country seemed to have made so much progress in the area of LGBTQ+ equality. It