Better Late Than Never

Thanksgiving in the USA When You’re Gay and Closeted

It’s Thanksgiving here in the USA and a very odd time to be a closeted gay married man. Big family gatherings tend to accentuate the feeling of loneliness and separateness, because it’s a time of hiding and internal stress. While my family, my wife’s family and a few old friends will descend on our home today, it becomes a time for me to put on my happy family mask and pretend everything is just fine. Continue reading