LGBT Teens Sitemap - Page 1 2016-09-26

Suggestions for Transgender Pronouns
Sometimes people are confused about which pronouns to use when someone is transgender. Here is a helpful guide.

Should I Call Myself Transgender?
A teen who doesn't have a clear gender identity looks for a label.

The Differences Between Porn and Real Life
Here's what teens should know about the difference between porn sex and sex in real life.

How Do I Have Sex With a FTM Partner?
A teen is concerned about having sex with her FTM partner for the first time and asks for advice.

Gay Teen Sex - Gay Teens Talk About Sex
Sex is a big issue for a lot of gay and lesbian teens. Here some GLBT teens share their experiences.

Gay and Lesbian Teens Talk About Sex
Sex is a big issue for a lot of gay and lesbian teens. Here some GLBT teens share their experiences.

Gay Teen Sex - Gay Teens Talk About Sex
Sex is a big issue for a lot of gay and lesbian teens. Here some GLBT teens share their experiences.

Gay Teen Sex - Gay Teens Talk About Sex
Sex is a big issue for a lot of gay and lesbian teens. Here some GLBT teens share their experiences.

Gay Teen Sex - Gay Teens Talk About Sex
Sex is a big issue for a lot of gay and lesbian teens. Here some GLBT teens share their experiences.

Gay Teen Sex - Gay Teens Talk About Sex
Sex is a big issue for a lot of gay and lesbian teens. Here some GLBT teens share their experiences.

Gay Teen Sex - Gay Teens Talk About Sex
Sex is a big issue for a lot of gay and lesbian teens. Here some GLBT teens share their experiences.

How Do You Have Sex with the Same Sex?
What do same sex couples do in bed and is doing those things okay?

Myths About Anal Sex Explained
When it comes to sex, one of the most misunderstood types is anal sex. As a result there are a lot of myths about this perfectly normal behavior.

Prom and School Dance Advice for GLBT Teens
Proms and school dances can be nerve wracking for GLBT teens. Here's how to handle your first school dance.

What to Do About Homophobic Friends
What can you do about homophobic friends? It's not always as easy as simply ditching them and moving on.

Advice for When You're Scared to Come Out
Even if you know you are gay, you might not be ready to come out.

Advice for When You're Not Ready to Come Out
A bisexual teen wonders if it is okay to hold off on coming out.

Advice for Coming Out to a Crush
A teen wants help coming out to a friend she has a crush on.

Explaining You Are GLBT When it isn't Obvious
Sometimes people figure out that you are gay pretty quikly. Here' what to do the rest of the time.

The Bible and Being Gay- Do Not Lie With a Man as One Lies With a Woman
A lot of people use the Bible to justify homophobia. Many cite the Leviticus passage,

The Bible and Being Gay-Picking and Choosing
A lot of people use the Bible to justify homophobia. It is common for people to ignore other Biblical admonishments about sex while still referring to ones on homosexuality.

The Bible and Being Gay-Finding a Welcoming Community
A lot of people use the Bible to justify homophobia. It is important to find a welcoming community if you want to participate in religious life.

The Bible and Being Gay-The Sodom & Gomorrah Justification
A lot of people use the Bible to justify homophobia. Some people use the story of Sodom and Gomorrah to justify opposition to homosexuality.

What to Say When You Hear the Bible Opposes Being Gay
A lot of people use the Bible to justify homophobia. However, there are many different interpretation of the Bible, and many are not homophobic.

Homophobia in Music Continues to Appear
Despite advances in gay rights, homophobia in music continues to appear.

Homophobia in Music - Homophobia in Music Continues to Appear
Despite advances in gay rights, homophobia in music continues to appear.

Homophobia in Music - Homophobia in Music Continues to Appear
Despite advances in gay rights, homophobia in music continues to appear.

Homophobia in Music - Homophobia in Music Continues to Appear
Despite advances in gay rights, homophobia in music continues to appear.

Homophobia in Music - Homophobia in Music Continues to Appear
Despite advances in gay rights, homophobia in music continues to appear.

Homophobia in Music - Homophobia in Music Continues to Appear
Despite advances in gay rights, homophobia in music continues to appear.

Amazing Transgender Role Models You Should Know
A lot of kids feel alone in the world. This can be particularly true for transgender teens who may not know anyone else in their situation. But there are actually a lot of transgender teen role models.

Pansexuality, Omnisexuality, and Polisexuality Explained
Pansexuality (sometimes called omnisexuality or polisexuality) refers to feeling attraction to people regardless of their gender identities, sex or sexual orientation.

Is Being Gay a Choice?
A lot of people ask,

Does a Gay Sex Dream Make Me Gay?
A sexual dream about someone of the same sex does not mean you are gay or lesbian.

When Teens Feel Ashamed to Be Gay
A teen admits that he often feels ashamed to be gay and asks how to feel better about himself.

When Parents Won't Let You See Your Boyfriend
What can you do when you are a gay teen and your homophobic parents won't let you see your boyfriend? For gay teens living at home, this situation can be devastating.

When You're Gay and Self Hating
A teen writes about feeling self hatred for her same sex attractions.

What To Do if Someone Outs You as Gay or Lesbian
Have you ever been outed as being gay, lesbian or bisexual? Here is what you can do.

How to Come Out in Middle School
Coming out in middle school can be a little different than coming out in high school or college, but more and more kids are doing it.

Bad Coming Out Experiences
Coming out can be great, but sometimes it can go badly.

Advice for Gay Teens Kicked Out of Home
A gay teen writes that after he came out as gay, his parents actually kicked him out of the house. Now living with his grandmother, he is looking for help.

Information for GLBT Youth on Finding Other Gay Teens
Here is how to make gay friends, meet other GLBT teens, and find a welcoming GLBT community.

Make Gay Friends in Your Area - Information for GLBT Youth on Finding Other Gay Teens
Information for GLBT youth on finding other gay teens and making gay friends in their areas.

Making LGBT Friends Online - Gay Teen Life
Information for GLBT youth on making friends and finding other gay teens online.

Make Gay Friends at School - Information on Finding Other Gay Teens at School
Information for GLBT youth on finding other gay teens at school

Stay Safe When Looking for Gay Teen Friends - Safety Issues for Gay Teens to Consider
Information on how to safely find other gay teens.

Straight Women Attracted to FTM Transgender Men
A straight girl wonders what it means if she is attracted to an FTM transgender guy. Partly, that is because when we are attracted to people who challenge certain ideas we have about ourselves and who we find appealing, it can bring up different feelings. But being open to new feelings can be a really positive thing and can help you live a richer life.

Who Should Be Paying on a Same Sex Date?
Gay teens have a lot of questions about dating and who should be paying on a same sex date is an important one.

What Should I Do When My Friend is Homophobic?
A teen asks what to do about a homophobic friend who says hurtful things.

Date Ideas for Gay Teens
There are a lot of great date ideas for gay teens that include everything from seeing a movie to attending a gay pride event.

Dating Tips for GLBT Teens
Here is relationship advice and some dating tips for GLBT teens.

Do I Tell My Gay Crush How I Feel?
Just because it turns out your crush is gay, should you reveal your feelings?

Who Should I Come Out to First?
A teen wonders who he should come out to first, a parent, sibling or friend?

Is Outing Someone as Gay Ever Okay?
Most people think that outing someone as gay is never okay, but a few teens feel that being outed actually helped them.

Why it's Hard for Gay Teens to Stay in the Closet
Not everyone gets why it can be hard to

Is it Legal for Teens to Buy Sex Toys?
Toys can be healthy way for a GLBT teen to explore his or her sexuality, but as discussed in this article, there are often legal hurdles to doing so.

Cutting and Self Injury Information for LGBT Teens
Cutting refers to hurting oneself intentionally as a way to deal with emotional pain. Many teens who cut say they do not feel suicidal, but rather use cutting as a way to distract themselves from the pain they feel on the inside by giving themselves physical pain on the outside.But even if a teens doesn't want to die, cutting is a serious issue and one that can affect LGBT teens for a number of reasons.

Anal Sex Fears
Many people have irrational anal sex fears that can easily be cleared up by a little information.

Advice and Quizzes for Gay Teens
Advice and quizzes for GLBT teens.

LGBT Basics
LGBT Basics for Teens offers comprehensive, youth sensitive background information on sexual orientations and gender identities. The differences between sex, gender and sexual orientation are given. The page also links to a dictionary of commonly used terms and debunks prevalent homophobic myths.

Information for Gay Teens - Important Information for Gay Teens
Here is information specifically for gay male teens on everything from lifestyle to health and dating.

Advice for GLBT Teens - Answers & Advice for GLBT Teens
Here are answers to GLBT teens' questions.

Questions About LGBT Teens - Common Questions About LGBT Teens
Here are some of the most common questions about LGBT teens.

Information for Lesbian Teens - Important Info for Lesbian Teens
Here is important information specifically for lesbian teens on everything from lifestyle to health and dating.

Sexuality
Sexuality is an important part of our lives. Whether or not someone chooses to be sexually active it is important to have accurate information on things like safer sex, sexually transmitted infections, including HIV, and sexual expression.

Transgender Teens - Important information for Transgender Teens
Transgender Teen Issues. GLBT Teens.

Coming Out
Coming out refers to openly declaring that you are gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender. It can be empowering and exciting, but it can also present challenges. Get information on making this very important decision.

Dating, Friends and Meeting Other LGBT Teens
Dating and meeting other LGBT teens can be tricky. Not everyone is

Family Life
Family is often a very important aspect of teen life. Having a supportive family can make a world of difference for a LGBT teen and can help teens avoid many pitfalls of transitioning to adult life.

LGBT Teen Life
Music, movies, books, religion, community, and more!

Resources for LGBT and Questioning Teens
Information and referrals for GLBT and questioning teens.

Safe Sex - Information on Condoms and Dental Dams
Information on sexually transmitted infections and ways to practice safer sex.

Combating Homophobia
In addition to all the other hassles of high school, LGBT teens often have to worry about staying safe in a world where homophobia and transphobia exist.

School Life
School life takes up a good chunk of your day whether you are in middle school, high school or college. For many GLBT teens school is a fun, enriching experience. Others, however, face harassment and homophobia. Starting Gay Straight Alliances and identifying allies can be a great way to create a safe environment.

Health and Wellness
Health and wellness issues affect both our physical as well as our mental health. This holistic view sees health as something that is affected by everything from self-esteem, to sexuality and health care.

Comics and Graphic Novels
Comics and Graphic Novels. GLBT Teens.

Gay Personalities - Gay Personalities to Watch
From musicians to actors, writers and activists, here are some gay personalities to watch.

Homophobia in Your Life - Deal With Homophobia in Your Life
Sadly, homophobia in your day to day life is pretty common. Here's how to deal with some common situations.

Sex Questions
Sex Questions. GLBT Teens.

Relationships & Emotions
Relationships & Emotions. GLBT Teens.

Gender Info for Transgender Teens - Gender Questions Answered
Here is important information on gender for transgender teens.

Lesbian Teen Sex and Body Questions - Lesbian Questions About Relationships Sex and Bodies
Here is what lesbian teens are wondering about sex, their bodies and relationships.

Lesbian Questions - GLBT Teen Questions About Lesbians.
Here are GLBT teen questions about lesbians.

Victims of Homophobia - Suicides and Murders of GLBT Individuals
Homophobia can be deadly. These are some of homophobia's victims either due to suicide or murder.

Sex Questions - GLBT Teen Sex Questions
Here are common sex questions from GLBT teens.

Sexual Orientation 101 - Information on Being Gay Straight Lesbian or Bisexual
Information on how sexual orientation develops and is classified.

Gay Teen Sex and Body Questions - Sex and Body Questions from Gay Teens
Here is what gay teens are asking of sex and their bodies.

Contributors to Homophobia - These Factors Contribute to Homophobia
Things like myths and intolerant religions are contributors to homophobia.

Bisexuality & Sexual Fluidity - GLBT Teen Questions on Sexual Fluidity
Here are questions about bisexuality and sexual fluidity.

GLBT Teen Suicide - Information About Gay Teen Suicide
Here is what GLBT teens need to know about suicide and how to prevent it.

STDs - STIs - Sexually Transmitted Diseases
GLBT teens can find information on STDs and how to prevent them here.

Being Internet Savy for GLBT Teens
In this day and age, gay teens have to be internet savy!

Bisexual Teens - Information for Bisexual Teens
Here is important information specifically for bisexual teens dealing with everything from dating to health to lifestyle.

Gay Teen Literature - Gay Teen Literature to Check Out
Looking for soemthing to read? These authors can point you in the right direction.

Gay / Straight Alliances - Information on Gay / Straight Alliances
If you have a question about a Gay / Straight Alliance, here's where to find information.

Parents of Gay Teens - Information for Parents of Gay Teens
Information for parents of gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or questioning teens.

Parents of Gay Teens - Information for Parents of Gay Teens
Information for parents of GLBT or questioning teens.

GLBT Quizzes - Quizzes for GLBT Teens
Here are some quizzes for GLBT Teens.

Religion - Religion & GLBT Teens
What do the major religons have to say on GLBT issues and how does this affect teens? FInd out here!

College Life - GLBT College Life
College life can be exciting and challenging for GLBT students.

Organizations Supporting GLBT Teens - Organizations Supporting GLBT Teens and Youth
There are many organizations that offer support for GLBT teens and youth.

Gay Pride - GLBT Gay Pride Information for Teens
Gay pride is a movement that embraces all GLBT individuals.

Reviews of GLBT Music and Movies - Reviews of GLBT Music Movies and More
Check out my reviews of things like music, movies and websites of interest to GLBT teens.

Drugs Alcohol Cigarettes - Substances Drugs Alcohol Cigarettes
Gay teens, like other teens, might have issues with substances like drugs, alcohol and cigarettes.

Anal Sex Information - Anal Sex Information for Gay Teens
Many people have questions about anal sex.

Body Issues - Gay Teen Body Issues and Experiences
Topics relating to gay and lesbian teens and their bodies are discussed here.

Bullying - Gay Teen Bullying
Anti-gay bullying takes a big toll on gay teen health.

Dating Info - Gay Teen Dating Info
From who pays on a date, to where to go, here is what gay teens need to know about dating.

Coming Out Experiences - Gay Teen Coming Out Experiences
Gay teen coming out experiences can be amazing, challenging and tough.

Friends - Gay Teens and Friends
For gay teens, friends can be both a great support and also a cause of stress.

Information and Tips About Sex - Information and Tips About Sex for Gay Teens
From staying safe, to knowing when you are ready for sex, gay teen need some of this important information about sex.

Sex and the Law - Gay Teens Sex and the Law
Gay teens often have questions about sex and the law.

Meeting Other Gay Teens - Info on Meeting Other Gay Teens
Meeting other gay teens can be hard, but it isn't impossible.

Mental Health - Gay Teen Mental Health
From depression to eating disorder, GLBT teens face many mental health issues.

Coming Out Questions - Gay Teen Coming Out Questions
Gay teens have a lot of questions about coming out.

Sex Questions - Gay Teen Sex Questions
Here are a lot of gay teen sex questions.

Relationships and Break Ups- Gay Teen Relationships and Break Ups
Here's what gay teens need to know about relationships and break ups.

Sexual Health - Gay Teen Sexual Health
Information on gay teen sexual health.

Coming Out Tips and Advice - Coming Out Tips and Advice for Gay Teens
Here are some important coming out tips and advice for gay teens.

Glossary of Terms
A glossary of many common terms related to LGBT teen life.

LGBT Teen Rights and Activism
There are many ways that LGBT teens can make their voices heard. Starting a GSA, speaking out about heterosexual privilege and participating in Gay Pride activities are a just a few.

LGBT Teen's Stories and Personal Experiences
Gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender teens have a variety of personal experiences to share. Here are some gay stories from real teens who talk about everything from coming out to substance use, relationships and life at school.

Fighting Homophobia - Tips for Fighting Homophobia
Here are some tips for teens who want to fight homophobia.

Crushes and Emotions - Gay Teen Crushes
Having crushes and feeling strong emotions about someone who are into is really common for gay teens.

Language, Terminology and Slang - GLBT Language, Terminology and Slang
Language, terminology and slang are common issues for the GLBT community.

Gay Marriage - Gay Marriage Info for Teens
Gay marriage is an important info GLBT people and their allies of all ages.

Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity - An Overview of Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
Here is an overview of sexual orientations and gender identities.

For Parents of LGBT Teens
Parents of gay teens often have a lot of questions and concerns. Here is what parents of LGBT youth need to know.

LGBT Teen: Vulva and Vagina Information
About 50% of the population has a vulva and vagina, but not everyone with a vagina and a vulva identifies as female. A person with a vulva may be trans, gender non-binary, genderqueer or agender just to name a few possibilities. Here is important information about the vulva and vagina for queer teens.

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What Causes a Transgender Identity?
No one knows exactly what causes a transgender identity, but there are a few theories.

Gay Teens School Life - Teens Experiences Being Gay in School
School is a big part of teens' lives. Here are some GLBT teens' experiences being gay in school.

Gay Teens School Life - Gay Teens Experiences Being Gay in School
School is a big part of teens' lives. Here are some GLBT teens' experiences being gay in school.

Gay Teens School Life - Gay Teens Experiences Being Gay in School
School is a big part of teens' lives. Here are some GLBT teens' experiences being gay in school.

Gay Teens School Life - GLBT Teens Experiences Being Gay in School
School is a big part of teens' lives. Here are some gay teens experiences with school life.

Gay Teens School Life - Gay Teens Experiences with School Life
School is a big part of teens' lives. Here are some gay teens experiences with school life.

Gay Teens School Life - Gay Teens Experiences with School Life
School is a big part of teens' lives. Here are some gay teens experiences with school life.

Gay Teens School Life - Gay Teens Experiences with School Life
School is a big part of teens' lives. Here are some gay teens experiences with school life.

Gay Teens School Life - Gay Teens Experiences with School Life
School is a big part of teens' lives. Here are some gay teens experiences with school life.

Gay Teens School Life - Gay Teens Experiences with School Life
School is a big part of teens' lives. Here are some gay teens experiences with school life.

What to Say to Homophobic Slurs Like "That's So Gay"
Homophobic Slurs - What to say to homophobic slurs like,

Gay Teen Help - Where Can GLBT Teens Get Help and Support
Are you a GLBT teen who needs help with a problem in your life? Here are some ideas of where you can turn for help with everything from feelings of depression and suicide, to being bullied and facing homelessness.

Gay Teen Suicide Warning Signs for Parents and Friends - Prevent GLBT Teen Suicide Know Warning Signs
No one should ever feel like he or she is responsible for preventing a suicide, but here are some important suicide warning signs that parents and friends of GLBT teens need to know about.

Female Condoms for Anal Sex - Can Female Condoms Be Used for Anal Sex


How Do You Get a Girlfriend? Part 1
A lot of lesbian teens want to be in relationships and many ask the question,

How Do You Get a Girlfriend? Part 2
In part one we heard from a teen who wanted to know how she could get a girlfriend, especially in light of the fact that is seemed to her that everyone else was dating but her. Here are 6 tips for getting a girlfriend that go beyond simply encouraging teens to ask their crushes out.

How Do Age of Consent Laws Affect LGBT Teens?
A person over the age of consent who has sex with someone under the age of consent can be charged with a crime for having sex with the younger person.

Is Porn Sex Realistic?
A gay teen wonders if porn sex is realistic. Typically, the answer is, no.

Should I Use a Condom for Oral Sex?
It is wise to use a condom for oral sex because STIs can be transmitted in this way.

Can Teens Visit a Doctor Without Their Parents?
Teens often want to see a doctor without involving their parents. They may have personal issues to discuss. These can include anything from sex and STIs, to things like how they are feeling and even stomach problems they don't want to talk about in front of mom or dad. Plus, an LGBT teen may not be out at home and may have a health question related to his or her sexual orientation or gender identity

Information for LGBT Teens on Having Sex for the First Time: Part 1
Information for LGBT teens on having sex for the first time.

Information for LGBT Teens on Having Sex for the First Time: Part 2
A lot of LGBT teens have questions about having sex for the first time. Having sex for the first time can be a big deal for LGBT teens, but being equipped with the proper knowledge can help you come to the decision that is best for you. Here we look at the decision to have sex, ask what virginity means and discuss how to be safe if you do decide to become sexually active with another person.

How Do Gay and Lesbian People Lose Their Virginity?
Though some people believe that you can only lose your virginity through vaginal sex, many people think that oral and anal sex are also ways to

Can a Man Really Be Bisexual?
Sometime people think only girls, not guys, can be bisexual. However it is totally possible to be a bisexual male!

A Teen Wonders, Am I Trans?
When you are a teen with questions about your gender identity, getting answers can be complicated!

What Are the Signs That a Girl Is a Lesbian?
A lot of people wonder how to tell if someone is a lesbian or what the signs are that a girl is a lesbian. Despite what you may have heard, there are no real signs, and the only way to be sure, is if someone tells you.

How Does Sexual Orientation Work When You're Transgender?
A lot of people get confused by how sexual orientation works when a person is transgender. Partly that's because the terms sex, gender and sexual orientation are often used interchangeably when they are actually quite different. A good way to think of it is that sexual orientation tends to line up with your gender identity, not your biological sex.

7 Benefits to LGBT Dating
enIn many ways, LGBT teens have it a lot harder than straight teens when it comes to dating. It can be more challenging to meet potential partners, you might have to hide a relationship from your parents and friends, and going out publicly could expose you to homophobic reactions. That being said there are also some benefits! Here are seven:

What's Up With the Awful Phrase "No Homo?"
The idea that a guy needs to distance himself from any association with anything gay is behind the offensive

Common LGBTQIA Stereotypes
There are a lot of gay stereotypes and myths. Knowing what they are, and why they aren't accurate is a great way to fight ignorance!

What Are Friends With Benefits?
Some LGBT teens see the upside of being

Can Your Penis Be Too Big for Sex?
If your partner has a big penis, you should still be able to have comfortable sex.

Ignorant Comments Made to LGBT Teens: Part 1
As any member or a minority group can tell you, being outside the mainstream means you are likely to encounter a lot of ignorance. For LGBT teens this can result in a lot of assumptions made by people who may or may not realize how annoying and homophobic their comments actually are. Here are five of the most common comments and suggestions for how you can respond.

LGBT Homeless Youth Shelters and Residences
Traditional homeless shelters and group homes are not always the right place (or even safe) for LGBT youth.

Does Anal Sex With My Girlfriend Make Me Gay?
If I want to have anal sex with my girlfriend, does that make me gay?

What Can I Do About My Homophobic Older Brother?
A teen wants to come out but he lives with a homophobic older brother and fears how his brother would react.

Is Anal Sex Dangerous?
A lot of people worry that anal sex is dangerous or painful or will damage the anus. Here's what you need to know about this sex practice.

LGBT Teens and Public Displays of Affection
Some LGBT teens are very comfortable with public displays of affection. Others aren't. Here are a few reasons why.

9 Things LGBTQIA Teens Should Know About Sex Education
Like all teens, LGBTQIA teens may get sex education in school. But depending on where you live sex education will vary greatly! Here are nine facts about sex education queer teens should know.

I'm Straight and My Bisexual Friend Has a Crush on Me
What should a straight girl do when a bisexual friend reveals her crush? Navigating the times when a friend has a crush on you or vice versa can be complicated, but at some point or other most people have to deal with this kind of situation, and how you react can make a big difference for everyone involved.

How Do You Get a Boyfriend?
A lot of gay teens want to be in relationships. But as you probably know, there is no

A Single Queer Teen Wants to Meet Someone
A lot of single people want to be in relationships, but for single GLBT teens, things can be more complicated, and some gay and lesbian teens are worried that they will never meet anyone to date.

Vulva and Vagina Information for Teens
Here is what LGBT teens need to know about their vulvas and vaginas.

Do All Gay Men Have Anal Sex
A lot of people assume that all gay men have anal sex. But while some do. Plenty don't. Just as with any group of people, there is a huge range of sexual activity that gay men participate in, including being celibate and not having sex at all!Anal sex is a perfectly normal thing to do, but it is also a perfectly normal thing not to do. That's true regardless of your sexual orientation and gender identity.

What's Up Down There: Penises
A lot of guys have a lot of questions about their penises. Wondering if you are too small or too big? Not alone! Not sure if you are circumcised or not? Plenty of other guys are just as confused! Curious about those erections that seem to have a mind of their own? Yep, so are half your classmates! But here's the thing, though some questions can apply to anyone with this organ, other questions maybe more gay-specific. But whatever your concern, rest assured, it is likely someone else has had a similar question at some point.

Can You Get AIDS From Kissing?
Teens often want to know if AIDS can be passed through kissing. In general, the answer is no. The most common ways teens get HIV is through unprotected vaginal and anal sex and through sharing needles. Oral sex performed on a man is considered a low risk activity for contracting HIV. Kissing on the other hand is usually considered safe as saliva does not pass HIV.

All About Anal Sex
Does anal sex hurt? Is it more risky than other types of sex? Do all gay men have anal? Find out the answers here!

What Teens Need to Know About Orgasms
Orgasms are the release of sexual muscle tension that has build up during sexual arousal. Most people find them really pleasurable. Here is what GLBT teens need to know about this aspect of sexuality.

When Parents Don't Believe You're Gay
If parents don't believe you are LGBTQIA, one option is to accept the fact that you know who you are, even if your parents don't understand. You may also consider coming out to another adult who you trust, and who you think your parents respect, and ask that person to talk to your parents. Or you can study up and explain more about sexual orientation and gender to your folks.

What Does it Mean to Be Gender Non-Conforming
Gender non-conforming refers to people who do not adhere to society's rules about dress and activities for people that are based on their biological sex and gender assignment. A gender non-conforming person may present as neither clearly male, nor clearly female, but rather as a gender-free individual. Some gender non-conformists are LGBTQIA. Others are not. It is also common for people to be gender conforming along some gender markers but conform to their assigned gender on others.Many people are gender conformist without adopting gender non-conforming as an identity.

Can Lesbians Get STDs?
Can lesbians get STDs? The answer is, yes. While women who only have sex with women are generally at lower risk for HIV, some other STDs are fairly easy to pass between women. So in general, it is wise to take precautions, get tested, and always practice safer sex.

Questioning Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
Questioning means just that: you have questions about your sexual orientation of gender identity. Some people question whether they are LGBTQIA. Others question whether they are cigender or hetero. It’s also common to wonder if you have a sexual orientation or gender identity at all. Here are some common questions teens may ask themselves when trying to figure out their identities.

What is Sexual Fluidity?
People who are sexually fluid, often feel that their attraction is situational and shifts due to particular partner, their environment, and the time in their life. Here's why more and more people are identifying as fluid.

Going Through Puberty as a LGBTQIA Teen
Puberty can be a tricky thing for queer teens to navigate, but if it is any comfort, at least you can rest assured that it doesn't last forever!

What's it Like to Be a Transgender Teen?
If you've ever wondered what it's like to come out as transgender in high school, 17-year-old Casey, can give you a little insight.

Am I Transgender?
Some teens know that they are transgender from early childhood. For others, the question of gender identity is one they struggle with for a long time. If you think you might be a transgender teen there are a number of questions to ask yourself.

What Does it Mean to Be Asexual?
More and more people are coming out as asexual. Unlike people who are gay, lesbian, bisexual or straight, individuals who are asexual do not feel sexual attraction. For this reason, people who are asexual may also identify as having no sexual orientation, or they may refer to their sexual orientation as asexual.

How Do You Learn to Have Sex if Not from Porn?
A gay teen wants to know how people are supposed to learn how to have sex for the first time.

How Many People Are LGBT?
A lot of teens wonder how many people are gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender. Though it is hard to pin down an exact number, the answer looks to be a lot lower than many people think.Here is what the most recent research says

How Do I Know If Someone Likes Me?
One of the toughest things about dating is figuring out if someone you have a crush on likes you back.Usually, the best way to find out if someone likes you is to ask.But because that can be pretty nerve wracking, the question of how to figure out if someone likes you comes up a lot.

What Does Transsexual Mean?
Not too long ago it was more common to hear people discuss being

Is "Gaydar" Real?
You might have heard about

Bisexuality is Not a Phase
Have you ever heard someone say that bisexuality simply doesn't exist, or is just something people

Should I Use Lube During Sex?


What Can Queer Teens Do About a Teacher Crush?
It can be tough for LGBT teens to have a teacher crush, especially because this definitely isn't one worth pursuing! Here are some reasons why queer teens may have teacher crushes and how to help get over them.

Does Masturbating Make Me Gay?
Because a lot of people have misinformation about both masturbation and sexual orientation it is pretty common to wonder if masturbating means you are gay. (It doesn't, by the way.).

What Does "Bi-Curious" Mean?
The phrase

Gay Men and Masculinity
A lot of people confuse ideas about gender with ideas about sexual orientation. As a result, there are many myths about gay men and masculinity. And though some gay guys will stick pretty close to the gender expectations that society has for men, others will move away from those and may act and dress more

How to Handle Queer Teen Crushes
If you're like most teens you'll have a crush at some point. But LGBT teen crushes, whether they are on another queer teen, a hetero classmate, or even a teacher can present some challenges. It is totally normal to have a crush. But not all crushes will be returned and figuring out how to deal with your feelings if this happens is a really important part of growing up.

LGBT Teens And Puberty
Puberty. For better or worse, everyone has to go through it. And while it might seem a lot easier to simply wake up one day in your grown-up body, changing from a child to an adult can take years.Though much of what we think about when we think about puberty is physical (the voice cracking, boob growing, wet dream having side of things), a lot of the changes that accompany puberty are emotional. For LGBT kids, this side can be a little different than it might be for hetero kids.

LGBT Teens: Advice and Dating Tips for Gay Teens
Read expert advice for gay teens on issues affecting all LGBT youth, including dating tips, how to handle school problems, entertainment news, and embarrassing questions.

6 Things LGBT Teens Need to Know About Safe Sex
Safe sex is a little more than just using a condom or abstaining. Here are few more things gay teens need to know about safe sex.

Am I LGBTQIA?
Are you gay? Only you can answer the question,

LGBT Teen Relationships and Sex
Information on LGBT teen relationships and sex.

Support for LGBT Teens
Information on finding support for LGBT teens.

Equal Rights - Which Equal Rights Are Denied to LGBT People
Learn which equal rights are still denied to gay people.

What Gay Teens Think About Gay Marriage
Even if they are too young to get married, gay teens have a lot of thoughts on the subject of same sex unions.

What Gay Teens Think About Gay Marriage
Even if they are too young to get married, gay teens have a lot of thoughts on the subject of same sex unions.

What Gay Teens Think About Gay Marriage
Even if they are too young to get married, gay teens have a lot of thoughts on the subject of same sex unions.

What Gay Teens Think About Gay Marriage
Gay marriage is a big deal for a lot of teens, but not everyone agrees on how the issue should be addressed.

Gay Teens - What Gay Teens Think About Gay Marriage
Even if they are too young to get married, gay teens have a lot of thoughts on the subject of same sex unions.

What Gay Teens Think About Gay Marriage
Even if they are too young to get married, gay teens have a lot of thoughts on the subject of same sex unions.

Sexual Assault by the Same Gender Will Not Change Sexual Orientation
There is a lot of misinformation about sexual assault including the idea that being raped by someone of the same gender can make a person gay or lesbian. This is absolutely untrue. So for the record: being the victim of a same-gender sexual assault won't change a person's sexual orientation.

Transgender Teen Body Image
Transgender teens may have body image issues that a both related to being trans and also related to being a teen.

Delaying Puberty for Transgender Children
Some families are deciding to delay puberty in transgender children.

Trasngender Terms: What Does it All Mean?
These terms might not be familiar to everyone. Here's a quick overview of terms that are often used when discussing transgender issues.

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Should I Have Sex - Are You Ready to Have Sex
There are a lot of things to consider before having sex for the first time, or with a new partner. And a lot of teens wonder,

Deciding to Have Sex
There are a lot of things to consider before having sex for the first time, or with a new partner. Here is a checklist of things to think about before making a decision. Page 2.

The Decision to Have Sex
There are a lot of things to consider before having sex for the first time, or with a new partner. Some teens find it helpful to talk to a parent. Page 3.

Gender, Sex, and Sexual Orientation Differences
Sexual orientation refers to ... read more about the differences between Gender, Sex, and Sexual Orientation here.

Are You Ready for Your First Gay Sex Experience?
Gay teens who are thinking about their first sexual experience with a male partner often have a lot of concerns.

Abortion and Reproductive Rights - Why GLBT Teens Should Care About Abortion and Reproductive Rights
There are many reasons why GLBT teens should care about abortion and reproductive rights.

Signs of Unhealthy Queer Teen Relationships
Signs of unhealthy gay teen relationships. Information and resources for GLBT young people.

Fight Homophobia - How Gay Teens Can Fight Homophobia
There are some concrete ways that teens, both gay and straight, can fight homophobia.

How to Come Out: Conversation Starters You Need to Try
Want to know how to come out? Here are some concrete ways to start a conversation about being gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender.

Can I Go Back in the Closet?
Some teens regret coming out and want to go back in the closet.

What All Bisexual Teens Need to Know
Wondering about your health, sex life, or what it means to be bi? If so, this is the place for bisexual teens to find information!

5 Celebs Who Schooled Their Interviewers on LGBT Life
Everyone knows that being in the public eye means having to deal with a lot of personal and invasive questions. But no one has to field more intrusive inquires that LGBT celebs. Here is how Laverne Cox, Janet Mock, Anna Paquin, Ireland Baldwin and Angel Haze, took their interviewers and the clueless media to task for some pretty out-there misinformation.

"Am I Going to Hell for Being Gay?"
A thirteen year old asks:

Do All Gay Guys Have Anal Sex?Do All Lesbians Use Dildos?
When it comes to same sex sex practices a lot of folks have a pretty limited idea of what goes on between the sheets. Many people assume that all gay guys have

LGBT Teens and Dress Codes
A lot of schools have dress codes. Here's how they affect LGBT teens.

5 Websites LGBT Teens Should Check Out
When it comes to finding info online, LGBT teens have never had it better. Sites like, It Gets Better, the Trevor Project and The Gay Lesbian Straight Education Network (not to mention this very site) have really important info for queer youth. But there are some other really great sites out there, like Good As You, Outsports, and I'm Here. I'm Queer. What the Hell Do I Read?, which are definitely worth checking out.

Coming Out - Experiences Coming Out as Gay to Parents
Coming out to a parent is never easy and they are a whole bunch of ways they may respond. Here a few gay and lesbian teens share their experiences with coming out to mom and dad.

Coming Out - Experiences Coming Out to Parents
Coming out to a parent is never easy and they are a whole bunch of ways they may respond. Here a few gay and lesbian teens share their experiences with coming out to mom and dad.

Coming Out - Experiences Coming Out as Gay to Parents
Coming out to a parent is never easy and they are a whole bunch of ways they may respond. Here a few gay and lesbian teens share their experiences with coming out to mom and dad.

Coming Out - Experiences Coming Out to Parents
Coming out to a parent is never easy and they are a whole bunch of ways they may respond. Here a few gay and lesbian teens share their experiences with coming out to mom and dad.

Coming Out - Experiences Coming Out to Parents
Coming out to a parent is never easy and they are a whole bunch of ways they may respond. Here a few gay and lesbian teens share their experiences with coming out to mom and dad.

Coming Out - Experiences Coming Out to Parents
Coming out to a parent is never easy and they are a whole bunch of ways they may respond. Here a few gay and lesbian teens share their experiences with coming out to mom and dad.

All About Making Out - Kissing and Hooking Up Information for Gay Teens
Even if it doesn't go much further than kissing, there are a lot of things that GLBT teens should know about making out.

Coming Out Experiences - Gay Teens Share Their Coming Out Experiences
Gay teens share their coming out experiences.

Coming Out Experiences - Gay Teens Share Their Coming Out Experiences
Gay teens share their coming out experiences.

Coming Out Experiences - Gay Teens Share Their Coming Out Experiences
Gay teens share their coming out experiences.

Coming Out Experiences - Gay Teens Share Their Coming Out Experiences
Gay teens share their coming out experinces.

Coming Out Experiences - Gay Teens Share Their Coming Out Experiences
Gay teens share their coming out experinces.

Coming Out Experiences - Lesbian and Bisexual Teens Share Their Coming Out Experiences
Lesbian and bisexual teen girls share their coming out experiences.

Coming Out Experiences - Lesbian and Bisexual Teens Share Their Coming Out Experiences
Lesbian and bisexual teen girls share their coming out experiences.

Coming Out Experiences - Lesbian and Bisexual Teens Share Their Coming Out Experiences
Lesbian and bisexual teen girls share their coming out experiences.

What is Passing - Transgender Teens - Transexual Teens Passing Stealth
Passing as one's accurate gender is a goal of many transgender and transexual teens.

Coming Out Experiences - Lesbian and Bisexual Teens Share Their Coming Out Experiences
Here lesbian and bisexual teens share their coming out experiences.

Coming Out Experiences - Lesbian and Bisexual Teens Share Their Coming Out Experiences
Lesbian and bisexual teens share their coming out experiences.

Coming Out Experiences - Lesbian and Bisexual Teens Share Their Coming Out Experiences
Lesbian and bisexual teen girls share their coming out experiences.

10 Ways to Make LGBT+ Friends
Let's be honest, a gaggle or LGBT friends aren't going to simply appear on your doorstep with a bag of chips just dying to catch the next Teen Wolf episode. So how do you make queer friends? The truth is you might actually have to do some work. But the work that is needed is totally doable, even for all you introverts out there!

Are You Ready for Your First Lesbian Sex Experience?
Teen lesbians who are thinking about their first sexual experience with a female partner often have a lot of concerns.

I Don't Know What My Sexual Orientation Is
After friends put pressure on her, a teen who finds herself attracted to people of various genders, becomes concerned that she doesn't know what her sexual orientation is.

How Old Do You Need to Be to Buy Condoms?
There is no age limit required to buy condoms.

Gay Teens and Christianity: Readers Share Their Stories
A lot of gay teens have experiences with Christianity, some positive and some pretty rough. Here GLBT youth share some of their thoughts on this issue.

How Can I Make a Straight Guy Like Me?
Professionals agree that you can't change someone's sexual orientation. But that doesn't mean that some gay teens don't hope to turn a straight crush gay.

What if Parents Think Being Bisexual Is Just a Phase
A 12-year-old is concerned that due to her age her parents will assume that she is too young to know that she is bisexual, or that she is just going through a phase.

Can You Get an STD From a Hand Job?
Hand jobs are also know as mutual masturbation. They refer to sexually stimulating someone's penis or vulva by hand. This is generally considered a safer sex practice, but as with anything that can put you into contact with another person's genitals or body fluids, it pays to take some precautions.

Does Anal Sex Hurt?
Despite what many people think, anal sex does not have to hurt!

Gay Teen Long Distance Relationship Coping Tips
Relationships can be tough, especially when you don't live in the same place. A gay teen wonders if he should fight for a long-distance relationship.

Gay Teen Dating - Information on Older Partners
A lot of GLBT teens have older boyfriends or girlfriends. But there are a few important things about gay teen dating that you need to know when you have an older partner.

I'm a Lesbian and My Girlfriend Has No Sex Drive
A teen wonders what to do about a partner who has no interest in sex.

What All Lesbian Teens Need to Know
Wondering about your health, sex life, how to meet people or gay culture? This is the place for lesbian teens to find information!

Gay Teen Dating and Relationships - Info, Tips & FAQs
Gay teen dating and relationship information, tips and FAQ's you don't want to miss!

Lesbian - What Makes Someone a Lesbian
There are no definite conclusions as to what makes a woman a lesbian, but there are a lot of different suggestions.

Gay Teen Dating Advice - Crushes and Relationships
If you are a gay teen, dating is probably on your mind. Here's what you need to know about moving from having a crush to having a healthy relationship.

How Can I Get Over My Straight Crush?
Having a straight crush is really common, but also really unlikely to pan out into anything romantic. Here is how to get over a straight crush and move on.

I'm a Gay Teen Who Needs Flirting Tips
A gay teen wonders how he can learn the art of flirting.

Five Types of Straight Crushes - Gay Teens
Here gay teens talk about five different types of straight crushes.

How Do Two Girls Have Sex? - Gay Teen Questions
How do two girls have sex? Really, however they want!

Gay Teen Love Stories - Top Picks
A look at five novels that involve love between GLBT teenagers.

Dealing With a Broken Condom - Safety Tips
Here is what GLBT teens can do if a condom breaks.

Homophobic Parents and Coming Out Tips
A lot of teens have homophobic parents. This can make life, including the decision to come out, a lot more complicated.

Straight Girl Crush on Another Girl - Advice
A girl with a boyfriend, who describes herself as straight, wants to know what to do about her crush on another girl.

ACLU Gay Teen Rights Projects and School Programs
Gay teens should be protected under the law just like anyone else. But sometimes the rights of GLBT students are not respected. Luckily, the American Civil Liberties Union runs something called the LGBT Project's Youth & Schools program to address gay teen rights.

Does Having Gay Sex Fantasies Mean I'm Gay?
A lot of people have sex fantasies, and some teens wonder if gay sex fantasies mean that they are gay or lesbian.

How to Get Over a Straight Crush (Tips)
A bisexual girl wants tips for getting over a straight crush.

Am I Gay or Bisexual? - Teenage Sexual Identity
Teenage guys who are trying to figure out their sexual orientation often wonder if they are gay or bisexual.

Is It Normal to Enjoy Gay Sex if You're Not Gay?
A teen wonders if it is normal for him to enjoy sex with a friend of the same gender even though he isn't gay.

Does Dating Someone Transgender Make You Gay?
Does dating someone transgender mean that a person is gay? A teen with a female-to-male (FtM) partner wonders if this means she is a lesbian.

Gay Teens - How to Tell a Crush Your Feelings
Sharing your feelings with a crush can be very scary for GLBT teens.

How Do I Know if My Crush Is Gay?
A 13-year-old with a crush wonders if the other boy is gay.

Why Condoms Break and How to Prevent It
Condoms break for a lot of reasons, but there are actually some pretty easy ways to prevent a condom from breaking.

Is It Better for a Gay Guy to Be Circumcised?
Circumcision is a medical procedure where the foreskin of the penis is removed. It is usually done on a baby boy shortly after birth.

What is the Average Age to Come Out?
It is difficult to figure out the average age that people come out, since experiences will differ depending on where one lives.

Gay Pedophile Myth - Most Men Who Abuse Children Identify as Straight
Who do you think is most likely to be a pedophile? If you said a gay man, you've mistakenly bought into the gay pedophile myth.

I'm a gay teen is my penis size normal
A lot of teens, both gay and straight wonder if their penis is a normal size. Usually, the answer is yes.

Is It Normal to Experiment Sexually With the Same Sex
Teens often wonder if it is normal to experiment sexually with the same sex.

Gay Curious--Questioning Sexual Orientation or Being Gay Curious
Questioning your sexual orientation or being gay curious, is really common for a lot of teens.

Starting a Blog or Posting a Profile Online
Information for GLBT teens on safe and smart blogging.

Gay Teen Circumcision Questions - Gay Teen Questions About Penis Circumcision
Gay teens have a lot of questions about penis circumcision. Like: It is better or worse to be circumcised? What do partners prefer? And,

Safe Sex - Why Doesn't Everyone Practice Safe Sex?
Not everyone practices safe sex. Here are some reasons why.

lesbians & straight girls - do lesbians notice straight girls
A reader wonders if lesbians even notice straight girls and wonders if she has a shot with a girl she has a crush on.

Get an HIV test
Simple instructions for getting tested for HIV, the virus that causes AIDS.

Gay Teens Sharing Crushes With Straight Friends - Gay Teen in a Love Triangles With Straight Friend
Are you a GLBT teen who has ever

gay roles - straight actors gay roles
Over the years, more and more stright actors have taken on gay acting roles.

Transgender Public Bathrooms - Challenges to Public Bathroom Use for Transgender Teens
Most people take going pee for granted. But transgender teens can find it really challenging to just to use a public bathroom.

Gay Teens & Mental Health - What Gay Teens Need to Know About Mental Health
Health is more than just quitting smoking and avoiding the flu. Our mental health is as important as our physial well being and lesbian and gay teens need to take care of this part of who they are.

I'm Gay but I Have a Straight Crush - Advice for Teens
GLBT Teens. It is really common for GLBT teens to have feelings for their friends, but what do you do if you are gay and have a straight crush?

Sex Toys - Can Teens Buy Sex Toys
In most American States it is against the law for teens to buy sex toys.

Came Out to Mom - I Came Out to Mom Still Need to Come Out to Friends
A teen lesbian has coming out concerns, for example, though she came out to her mom, she wonders how to come out to friends.

How Do I Know If I'm In Love
Information for gay teens wondering,

Gay Teens Straight Crushes - Everything GLBT Teens Need to Know About Liking a Straight Friend
Here is everything GLBT teens need to know about straight crushes.

Coming Out Mistakes - What to Avoid Doing When You Come Out as Gay
Don't make these coming out mistakes.

GLBT Teens and Eating Disorders
Recently, a study looked at the causes of eating disorders. It found that young people who were being bullied for being gay, lesbian or bisexual were more likely to develop this problem.

Figuring Out Sexual Orientation - How Do I Know if I Am Gay
Here is everything you need to know about figuring out your sexual orientation.

Not Ready to Come Out - Risks and Benefits of Waiting to Come Out
For some teens, coming out is a wonderful experience. But many teens just aren't ready to come out.

All About Oral Sex - Oral Sex Information for GLBT Teens
Here is what GLBT teens need to know about oral sex.

All About Outing - Revealing Someone Else's Sexual Orientation is Called Outing
Revealing that someone is LGBT is called outing.

Teen LGBT Life - Questioning Your Sexuality
Are you a GLBT teen who has ever thought,

Signs That a Guy Is Gay - How to Tell if Someone Is Gay
Whether you are gay or straight, at some point, you have probably wondered if a guy you met was gay. So how can you actually know?

Gay Teen Suicide - Information on Gay teen suicide
Information on gay teen suicide.

Nature or Nurture - What Are the Causes of Sexual Orientation
There a few different theories as to the causes of sexual orientation. Some people believe it is a natural, inborn trait while others think that sexual orientation emerges as a result of our environment. Today many people argue it is actually a combination of both.

Did I Make My Child Gay - Parents Wonder Did I Make My Child Gay
Parents wonder, did I make my child gay? The answer is no.

No One Likes Me and I've Never Been on a Date - How Can I Get Someone to Like Me
Help for a girl who wants to date but feels like no one likes her romantically.

Gay Muslim Teen - Gay Muslim Teen Coming Out Story
A gay Muslim teen shares his positive coming out story.

Sex Gender & Sexual Orientation - Info on Sex Gender & Sexual Orientation
Sex, gender and sexual orientation often get confused even though they are three different things.

Lesbian Teen With Questions About Gender - Lesbian Teen With Questions About Gender Might Identify as Genderqueer
A teen who is biologically female and identifies as a lesbian has begun questioning traditional gender boxes. In this situation the term

Stressed and Depressed - A Teen Who isn't Out is Struggling
High athletic expectations combined with not being able to come out yet can make things seem overwhelming.

Lesbians
An overview of issues relevant to lesbians.

Same-Sex Friend Ignored Me When I Told Him I Liked Him
My friend stopped talking to me after I said I had a crush on him.

Can You Lose Your Virginity if You Frot?
A teen wants to know if frotting, or rubbing penises together, is a way to lose his virginity.

Heteroflexible Definition and Advice for Teens
Heteroflexible often refers to people who don't identify as gay, lesbian or bisexual but whom are open to same sex experiences.

I Have a Girlfriend But I Think I'm Gay
Eighteen-year-old male with a girlfriend thinks he might be gay. His story and some helpful information, along with some relevant reader responses.

When Did You Know You Were Different - Gay Teens Share How They Knew They Were Different
GLBT teens often feel different than their straight peers from an early age. Here some gay teens share their stories and answer the questions: When did you know you were different and how did you know you were gay?

How Do You Find Love - GLBT Teens Want to Know What is Love and Where Can I Find Love
It is really common for GLBT teens to ask

Genderqueer - What Does it Mean to be Genderqueer
Genderqueer refers to people who do not adhere to strictly male or female identities and roles. A genderqueer person often chooses to present as neither clearly male, nor clearly female, but rather as a gender-free individual.

Lesbian Teen Sex Questions - Answer to Lesbian Teen Sex Questions
Wondering how two girls have sex, or how to be safe, or when in a relationship to address the issue? If so, you sure aren't the only one! Here are some of the most common questions lesbian teens have about sex.

What Does it Mean to Be Gay - What is Gay Sex - What is Gay Life - What is Gay Culture
A lot of people, both gay and straight, wonder what it means to be gay. Obviously, being gay refers to having a sexual orientation that is directed towards people of one's own gender, but for many people, being gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender also impacts their choice of friends, their community, in addition to things like dating and sex. As a result teens often wonder, what is gay life really all about?

Gay Teens Straight Friends - Friend Issues for Gay Teens
Friends are a really important part of most teens' lives. But while friendship can be a tricky thing for anyone to navigate, for lesbian and gay teens there might be additional concerns. For example, what should you do about a crush on a same sex friend and how you should handle a friend who isn't comfortable with your sexual orientation?

gay teens love and sex questions - top gay teens love and sex questions
What are gay teens' most pressing love and sex questions? Read more to find out.

When Homophobia Hits Home for GLBT Teens - Info for LGBT Teens With Homophobic Parents
Almost all teens have problems with their families, but for GLBT teens, these problems can be a little different, especially when the issue is a homophobic parent. Here are some common situations, and suggestions for dealing with homophobia at home.

GLBT, Music, Books & Entertainment
Whether it's a documentary on a transexual teen, a GLBT hip hop tour, or a book about being a gay Christian teen, there's a lot going on in GLBT entertainment.

What Should You Do About Mixed Signals?
Gay and lesbian teens wonder what mixed signals mean in a variety of situations.

My Mom Says I Am Too Young To Know I'm a Lesbian
A teen lesbian wants to know how to deal with a mom who says she is too young to know her sexual orientation.

Gay in America Book - Portraits of Gay Men Across the United States - Interview With a Featured Teen
The book Gay in America offers 140 portraits of gay men across the United States. These include actors, farmers, Christians and teens. Here, one of those teens, Chris shares his story. Page 3.

Gay in America Book - Portraits of Gay Men Across the United States - Interview With a Featured Teen
The book Gay in America offers 140 portraits of gay men across the United States. These include actors, farmers, Christians and teens. Here, one of those teens, Jakoury, shares his story. Page 2.

Gay in America - Portraits of Gay Men Across the United States
The book Gay in America offers 140 portraits of gay men across the United States. These include actors, farmers, Christians and teens.

Why Am I Gay What is a Bisexual and Other Teen Questions About GLBT Life
Teens have a lot of questions about GLBT life, like

Why Do Gays and Lesbians Think They Were Born That Way - Real Teen Gay Life Questions
Teens have a lot of questions about GLBT life, like

Why Are STDs a Risk for Gay Men and Lesbians? - Real Teen Gay Life Questions
Teens have a lot of questions about GLBT life, like

How Do I Know if Somebody is Gay - Real Teen Gay Life Questions
Teens have a lot of questions about GLBT life, like

Why Should Gays Be Allowed to Marry if Bible Says it's Wrong to Be Gay - Real Teen Gay Life Questions
Teens have a lot of questions about GLBT life, like

What's the Average Age to Come Out - Real Teen Gay Life Questions
Teens have a lot of questions about GLBT life, like

Argue With Homophobes - How to Defeat Homophobic Arguments
Here are some ways to defeat common homophobic arguments.

Gay Teens and Sex Work - GLBT Teen Prostitution
GLBT teens may find themselves involved in prostitution for a variety of reasons.

Making Gay Friends - GLBT Peers and Community
Having gay friends can be really important for GLBT teens.

Joining a School GSA - High School Gay Straight Alliances
A teen wonders if she should join a GSA or gay / straight alliance.

Alternatives to Anal Sex - It isn't All About Penetration for Gay Teens
Many sexually active gay teens do not have anal sex.

How Do You Ask Someone Out - How to Be Clear You Are Asking for a Date
Here's how to make sure the person you ask out knows you are talking about going on a date.

FTM Teen Wants Crush to See Him as Male - FTM Teen Shares Dating Concerns
An FTM teen wonders how to make a crush see him as male.

Outed by a Teacher - Bisexual Teen Worries About Being Outed at School
A teen worries about being outed as bisexual at school.

Gay Preteen Needs Support - Gay 12 Year Old Needs Someone Understanding to Talk to
A gay 12-year-old asks who he can talk to to get support.

Dating an Older Girl - Can a Lesbian Teen Get in Trouble for an Older Girlfriend
A lesbian teen worries about getting in trouble for having an older girlfriend.

Want to See My Boyfriend More - My Don't Understand Being Gay and Won't Let Me See my Boyfriend
A gay teen is prevented from seeing is boyfriend after parents discover their relationship.

Will Sex Feel as Good With a Condom - Is Bareback Sex Better Than Condom Sex
Teens sometimes wonder if sex with a condom will be as good as sex without.

I'm Afraid of Being Outed - I Dated a Girl to Hide That I'm Gay and She Might Out Me
A gay teen who dated a girl to hide his sexual orientation fears that she might out him now that they have broken up.

Will People Treat Me Differently After I Come Out - Bisexual Teen Wonders About Coming Out
People might treat you differently after you come out.

How Can I Find a GLBT Friendly Therapist - Finding a Therapist to Support Gay Teens
A GLBT teen may want to get counseling and see a therapist. Here's how.

Develop Self Confidence - GLBT Teens Tips to Improve Self Confidence
There are a number of ways GLBT teens with low self esteem can improve their self confidence.

How Do You Kiss - Gay Lesbian Bisexual Teen Kissing Advice
A gay teen asks for advice on how to kiss.

Gay Teen First Date - Is it a First Date Just Friends or Hanging Out
How can you tell if it is a date, or if you are just friends hanging out? One gay teen asks how to figure out what is going on in this confusing situation.

Lesbian Teen Kissed Best Friend - Gay Teen Made Out With Straight Friend
A lesbian teen kissed her straight best friend and hopes for more than she thinks she will get.

Teen With Asperger Syndrome Wonders if She is Gay - Do Feelings for a Friend Make a Girl a Lesbian
A teen with Asperger syndrome wonders if the feelings she is having for a friend mean that she is a lesbian.

Does watching gay porn mean i'm gay
A lot of interesting questions come up in the community forum, for example, a teen recently wondered if watching gay porn means he is gay.

Gay Teen Drug Use - Jakalopes Story of Gay Teen Drug Use
16-year-old, Jakalope, shares his story of drug use as a gay teen.

Teen Sex - Facts About Teen Sex
Whether you are gay or straight, it is important to know some facts about teen sex.

Gay Pride - Gay Pride 101
Here is an important overview of the origin and events associated with gay pride and pride parades.

Coming to Terms With Being Gay - A Teen is Coming to Terms With Being Gay
A teen who is coming to terms with being gay asks for help.

Coming Out to College Friends - What to Expect Coming Out to College Friends
A college student explains what to expect after coming out in college. Page 4.

Coming Out to Professors - What to Expect Coming Out to Professors
A college student explains what to expect after coming out in college. Page 5.

Coming Out in College - Greek Life and Coming Out in College
A college student explains what to expect after coming out in college. Page 6.

Coming Out at College - Dealing With Negative Reactions to Being Out at College
A college student explains what to expect after coming out in college. Page 7.

Come Out in College - What to Expect After Coming Out in College
A college student explains what to expect after coming out in college.