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January 20, 2014

I Am Gay

I am gay.
I’m not a disease, I’m not a problem
I’m not an affliction
I don’t need treatment
I don’t need help
I’m not sick
I’m not confused
I’m not a sin
I am gay.
I am your son / daughter
Your brother / sister
Your friend
Your coworker
Your classmate
Your acqaintance
A complete stranger
I am gay.
I need love, just like you
I need smiles
I need support
I need a hug
I need a friend
I need a family
I need acceptance
I need understanding
I need you
I am gay.
I know what love is
I know what pain is
I know what hate is
I know what life is
I am gay.
I need you to love me
The same way you loved me before you knew
I am gay.
I have experienced hate
From more people than just you
I am gay.
I won’t give up
I won’t backdown
I won’t pretend
I won’t lie
I won’t deny
I won’t hide
I won’t hurt
I am gay.