Hi. I thought I’d try out this journal thing, although I’m not used to pouring my soul out to people. I’m 15 years old, and I live alone with my mom in Norway. I think I’ve known I was gay all along, but it’s just recently that I have come to terms with it. You see, my mom is lesbian, and I literally don’t know my father, who lives in the US. Many people would think that having a gay parent would make the situation easier, but I’ve actually found it more of a burden than a blessing.
My family has accepted that mom is gay, but they have always feared that I would turn gay because of my mom’s influence. She has been in lesbian relationships as long as I can recall. And now that I know I am gay, they will “blame