If you could be straight, would you?

Rose Browning

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This is honestly one of the hardest questions, one that I’ve thought about constantly. No one has ever asked me this personally, but it seems to be a common question amongst the LGBT+ community. Yes, I’m gay, I didn’t choose to be, to start off with I didn’t want to be, but I am. Even though for years I denied it and convinced myself I was straight. A couple of years ago, if I had the choice, I would’ve chosen heterosexuality. Now if I had the choice, I wouldn’t change for the world.

A lot of members of the LGBT+ community have probably wished at some point that they didn’t have to be a minority, that they didn’t have to live in fear of discrimination. I felt it was particularly difficult at school when everyone else is talking about who they like, but you’re too afraid to and so just isolate yourself…

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About Bookmark Chronicles

Hi! I'm Rae. 23. Avid Reader, Book Blogger. Intersectional Feminist. Gryffindor.
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