Hey there! Sign in to join this conversationNew here? Join for free
x Turn on thread page Beta
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    Is there anyone else who's gay and found/is finding it hard to talk to people about it? The reason i ask is just cos i had problems coming to terms with it i mean i'm fine now but at the time it was quite a traumatic experience, which ended up in self harm. If ne1 is in a position where they need someone to talk but cnt face talking to someone they know really well, i thort this could be a place for people to get stuff of their chests so that they dnt end up doing what i did. Hope this is of help to some people.
    Offline

    9
    ReputationRep:
    I think every gay man has considerable difficulties coming to terms with their sexuality. There is alot of guilt, shame and anxiety brought about by the pressures of society - and it takes a long time to realise that homosexuality is totally morally neutral and it's society that has the problem.

    The worst I went through was sleepless nights and anxiety relating to the fact that honestly didn't ever think I would have the guts to tell anyone becasue at the time it seemed so difficult.

    I hope everything is working out for you now.
    Offline

    2
    ReputationRep:
    There is actually a LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender) thread in the societies. Despite the fact that most of the time we just chat, we're always available if we're needed!
 
 
 
Reply
Submit reply
Turn on thread page Beta
TSR Support Team

We have a brilliant team of more than 60 Support Team members looking after discussions on The Student Room, helping to make it a fun, safe and useful place to hang out.

Updated: April 12, 2006
Poll
Do you like carrot cake?

The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

Write a reply...
Reply
Hide
Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.