Joaquim from Lisbon

I had absolutely no fallout from coming out. I made a huge deal out of it for years. Terrifying, sometimes paralyzing,  fear of being rejected by the most important people in my life originated the crippling social anxiety I still have today.  But if you really think about it just the concept of “luck” is incredibly…

Tom from Belgium

I am the second of 4 children. My older sister was an exemplary child, responsible who got good grades. My brother following is autistic and needed a lot of special attention. I was always the one in the middle, annoyingly shouting for attention. It quickly became my ‘stick’. I was a naughty kid with a…