Not Enabled Word Wise: We'd encourage you to be led by your child in terms of how they describe their sexual orientation, and not to dismiss their feelings or experiences. All we can be is true to ourselves, respect others and most importantly respect and love ourselves, and then we can make positive changes in this beautiful yet complex world of ours. We all think what a normal life would feel like, but there are far too many variations in how we think, and because you're gay doesn't mean you can't raise a family, because you can if that's what you want to do. Page last reviewed: Enabled Screen Reader: If you could get a look into peoples' lives to see what is really going, you might laugh a little, in a gentle kind of way but a "Oh, wow!
Accepting who you are—and being proud of who you are—is the next step on the road to coming out and, eventually, to having a successful relationship.
While I know it hurts right now, one day you will find someone who loves you back and it will be the most wonderful feeling in the world. It is true that religious belief and practice can be very comforting to people. Make sure you know about all the methods of contraceptionwhether you have sex with males or females, in case you also have straight sex.
I've a family full of artists but I never took it up until I lost someone.