Advice Columns

Emily Rizzo - The Parent's Corner
Emily is an active member of P-FLAG (Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays), a national organization providing support, education, and advocacy to over 56,000 members. Each month Emily addresses such topics as coming out, family issues, and responses to reader mail.

Jay Nagdimon, Ph.D. - Ask Dr. Jay
Jay is a licensed clinical psychologist with a part-time psychotherapy practice in West Los Angeles. In 1992 he helped to found Lambda Youth Network, an innovative outreach and referral organization for gay-lesbian-bisexual youth across America.

Reverend G. William Ames - Revelations
Reverend Ames is an ordained minister of the United Christian Fellowship. He is in the process of writing an inspirational book based on essays provided by gay youth about the impact of religion on the process of coming out, their struggles and their successful transition.

Personal Columns

Matt Barton
Matt is a 19-year-old Freshman at Ball State University.

Eldon C. Brown
Eldon is a 21-year-old graduate student at Western Illinois University.

Dan is a 16-year-old junior in high school in Toronto, Canada.

Michael Ditto
Michael is a 21-year-old writer and activist in Denver, Colorado.

Andrew Downing
Andrew is a 21-year-old from Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.

Liz Gaden
Liz is a 15-year-old sophomore in high school in Austin, Texas.

Beverly Greene
Beverly is a 21-year-old from British Columbia, Canada.

Robert Hines
Robert is a 15-year-old high school student in Sydney, Nova Scotia.

Blake Kanewischer
Blake is an 18-year-old at Medicine Hat College in Alberta, Canada.

Jay is a 14-year-old freshman in high school.

Brandon Lacy
Brandon is a sophomore at Warren Wilson College in Asheville, NC.

Matt is a 16-year-old high school student in Nova Scotia.

Ken Melanson
Ken is a 19-year-old attending St. Mary's University.

Annie N.
Annie is a 14-year-old who lives in a small town in Minnesota.

Paul Pellerito
Paul is a 17-year-old sophomore at Jenison High School outside Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Josh Puetz
Josh is a 19-year-old sophomore at the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire.

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