With each word, you sent sharp knives through my chest. “You’re too pretty to be a lesbian” you told me, and then cracked a smile. However, there was something you didn’t notice. I am pretty because I am a lesbian.
Growing up in a devout Christian home, supporting gay rights isn’t always celebrated where I’m from.
Though Atlanta’s pride month is in October, along with National Coming Out Day, which falls on Oct. 11, think of this playlist as the soundtrack to your incredibly gay month in June.
Atlanta’s annual gay pride parade may not be the first event that comes to mind when you think of a place of worship but Decatur’s Oakhurst Presbyterian Church is working to change that. As church members marched down Peachtree Street last Sunday, waving rainbow flags and wielding “Love Wins” signs, the 15- person coalition was cheered […]