Author Archive for: silentgays
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Entries by silentgays
It’s always bugged me. Even when I was a pentecostal bible basher. “Nice” Christians. You know the type… Always smiling, always have an encouraging “word” for you, and ignoring everything “bad” in the world and only trying to think “good” thoughts. Plastic, is one word that comes to mind, or shallow. They are out there […]
In my last blog I talked briefly about suicide. Here’s an excellent follow up from Anthony Venn-Brown. I can’t begin to stress how serious this problem is! It’s why I’m here. I fought with suicide ideation constantly my entire life for these exact reasons. I survived. I lost my faith as a result, but I […]
Over the last few years, as I’ve developed the Silent Gays project, I’ve observed something very disturbing. People put forward many ideas about why young guys, in particular, commit suicide. This article is powerful and points to one of the major issues concerning young guys inability to talk about themselves and share what’s going on […]
Many people think that I’m “out and proud”, and that my days of living in hidden trauma, depression and self loathing are long gone. I guess I do give that impression because I’m a passionate advocate for helping people untangle the mess of religion that causes untold damage to millions (and not just LGBT people). […]