Gay Youth – You Are Not Alone

The first time I found The Male Q I was also a little lost.  Like many of you...


The Mother of a Lesbian

I don’t remember coming out to my mom, my mom had known about who I...


LGBT Youth Homeless and In Need

All 50 states in The US have legalized same-sex marriage, and the rights of the...


Don't Worry About Me Mom: My Coming Out Story

My mom once told me that when she was pregnant with me, she secretly wanted me...


Explaining Homosexuality in a Paper Bra

I existed for the first time. For the decade that my partner and I have been...


When Did You Know You Were "Gay"*?

When did you know you were gay*?This is a question that people instinctively...


I’m Gay (and a Little Bit More)

Hello everyone.  I am Lo Jay, a new editorial intern for The MaleQ.  As a new...


How to Come Out of the Closet

Deciding to come out of the closet is the biggest step you will ever take to...


The Last Session

It was a sunny Saturday morning in California. I was driving up the highway in...


Coming Out: The courage to tell my parents - MaleQ&A

Coming out is one of the hardest things to do, and deciding to finally come out...


Stop Coming Out of the Closet!

Coming out of the closet is a never ending process.  The first time is one of...


Being Gay in South Korea jongno

Being Gay in South Korea

One Year of Teaching English in Seoul About a year back I did a feature on my...


When You Shouldn't Come Out of the Closet

In the last 10 years coming out has shifted from a personal option of something...


Honesty Will Change You

Coming out is a surreal process. It’s more than just telling other people you...


Even Straight People Have to Come Out of the Closet

The term "coming out" seems to be a term that is only associated with gay...