Stories

Coming Out – Out Of The Blue

Coming Out – Out Of The Blue

As a teenager, he was one of those studious kids. A Pune-based 26-year-old, Vallabh is currently doing his MBA. He takes us back to his school days and to the...
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“Sonali” – A Trans Activist’s Life

“Sonali” – A Trans Activist’s Life

 "Sonali" - A Trans Activist's Life Interviewed and Written by Shrita Pathak It is not easy to grow up in a world that treats truth in binary terms - you...
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Life Gets Better Together

Life Gets Better Together

This is my story about a day, which changed my life. A change I was least prepared for. One day, I woke up in the noon, feeling pangs of hunger....
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Difficult Conversations

Difficult Conversations

I've been in quite a few tight spots in my life, what with the vagaries of fate and human nature making us all subject to different kinds of joyous as...
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Teapot and Secrets!

Teapot and Secrets!

It all started in 2012, the year that was predicted to bring an end to mankind! In one way, it was a year that ended something big for me, and...
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Coming Out : Breaking of Closet and Boundaries

Coming Out : Breaking of Closet and Boundaries

Coming out is never an easy experience for many & some can’t even find it possible to muster up courage to come out to their loved ones for they fear...
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Through the shades of RAINBOW!

Through the shades of RAINBOW!

As surprising as it may sound, the downtrodden, honestly don’t give a damn about any kinds of labels to anyone’s sexuality. I say this out of the sheer experience as...
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Bunny’s leap of hope!

Bunny’s leap of hope!

As the new academic year of my 6th grade began, there was a new classmate as usual. But this one had something special. He was so charming in his own...
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And my father became my best friend!

And my father became my best friend!

The best part of growing up is the way you get to see yourself, for who you are. When I was in them, I clearly remember, I was never attracted to...
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Kiss of Acceptance : Trying to beat a score in Candy Crush

Kiss of Acceptance : Trying to beat a score in Candy Crush

Never was I a part of the mainstream. Since my childhood, there was always something different about me. A little effeminate, nerdy, socially awkward and also to 94 kgs when...
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Acceptance : A Blessing from Heaven

Acceptance : A Blessing from Heaven

Today I want to share my story on how difficult it was to come out to my family. First things first, I am 100% Gay and I don’t need any...
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Let the sky fall, Let it crumble, We shall fight this out Together!

Let the sky fall, Let it crumble, We shall fight this out Together!

I'm Priyank and I've been out and proud for over 9 years now. But let me tell you where and how it all started. Well, all through school I was...
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Flying high to the Rainbow

Flying high to the Rainbow

Coming out, not as simple as just 2 words for many, for there never is a right moment to do it. Being the only offspring and a super pampered one,...
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Every Day I Choose To Be Gay

Every Day I Choose To Be Gay

Coming out, what a strange ritual; unique to those of us who fall on the alternative side of the sexual spectrum. Do straight people have to tell their parents they’ve...
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Of acceptance and existence

Of acceptance and existence

I always knew I was one of those stereotypical gay boys who played with barbies and loved pink. Even in school, I used to play throwball with the girls, as...
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Looking at The Rainbow Through My Glasses

Looking at The Rainbow Through My Glasses

More than me coming out to my parents, they found out about my sexuality on their own. There was always this unspoken silence on this topic.  Even before I realized...
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