I grew up with a gay aunt. I was raised to be accepting and supportive of everyone and to know that love is love, plain and simple. When I was still single at age 18, my mother asked if I might be a lesbian. I thought nothing of it, said no, and carried on with my life.
I missed all the signs that I was gay, but I finally understand who I am
Eight Signs of Being a Lesbian
G rowing up in the Midwest, I knew about lesbians. They had short hair and wore flannel with Doc Martens. Therefore, I was straight. I was a certified Ally and wanted other people to be free to express their sexuality, but I was straight. I had boyfriends!
7 Things No One Tells You About Bisexuality, But I Will
Each individual is different, both with how they identify and how they may became aware of that identity. Remember, your sex and dating life can look however you want it to—whether you want to identify as anything or nothing at all. But if you find yourself questioning if you are gay, here are 12 women on the moment that they knew they were. In my first group home, a girl kept flirting with me and I didn't even know how to interact with the opposite sex, let alone the same sex. By the time I finished reading a few articles, I just knew this is who I was.
Another day, another study proving that people have some weird AF misconceptions about bisexuality. New research published in The Journal of Sex Research shows, like many other studies, that bisexual women are more likely to be thought of in a negative light than other women. The study asked heterosexual participants men and women to provide descriptions of heterosexual women, lesbians, and bisexual women. They also were presented with descriptions of two characters on a date and asked to give an evaluation. And the results?