Jayden Thai Being a Southern, queer, trans, second-generation Vietnamese American guy born and raised in the commonwealth of Kentucky, navigating through these conflicting cultures and identities has been an emotional journey for me […]
Robert Maullon, Barangay LA Board Member, and his mom speak on the Filipino American television show, RSVP, about his coming out and LGBT issues in the Filipino community.
Jean Melesaine I never told my parents or my family I was gay, never felt I had to “come out” to them. I knew by the way my parents raised me that they […]
Alotupumaloto’oa Ativalu First I want to tell you, the reader, that this story is only through my eyes and mine alone. It is intended for those who feel alone and those who wish […]
Justin Tandingan Today, I am a proud, gay Asian American/Filipino American. It took me a long time to get to where I am today, and my identity development is ongoing, as is all […]
Naveed Merchant v. To have a sensation of slight prickles, stings, or tremors, as from cold, a sharp blow, or excitement. e.g., I tingle all over. My parents still call Shiraz the City […]
Trung Nguyen I kept watch at the mailbox every day for the first two weeks of May during my Senior year of high school, memorizing the exact window of time the mail carrier […]
August Guang In September 2012 I started saving up money for top surgery by August 2013. At the time I couldn’t stand the thought of going another year without it. The binder that […]