Gay men and the ongoing battle with coming out

One of the greatest challenges that gay men face can be summed up in two little words: coming out.Read more

Do gay characters on TV help people come out?

“How do I come out?” It’s a question that I’ve been asked before and, interestingly, I always seem to start talking about TV storylines.Read more

TRUE LIFE: How I came out to my family and friends

"Like a lot of us, I’d always cast a sideways glance at that copy of Gay Times or Attitude on the top shelf of my local newsagents, and remember the all consuming wave of nausea and panic that overcame me the first time I bought one."Read more

Dear straight people...

...what should you say when someone comes out to you?Read more

How to come out

Are you ready to come out?Read more

Coming out

Coming Out is the term used by lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT+) people to describe their experience of discovery, self-acceptance, openness and honesty about their LGBT identity and their decision to disclose, i.e. to share this with others when and how they choose.Read more

I’m (still) coming out

Anyone who says to you that coming out is not a big deal is probably a very lucky individual (or a complete liar).Read more

Sex and the London City - an A-Z guide

Apparently, an estimated 8% of London’s population is gay, making it a makeshift man-meat Mecca for homosexuals from across the UK and even the globe.Read more

Status Update: Gay – coming out online

When Olympic diving star Tom Daley posted a video on YouTube announcing his same-sex relationship, he joined a small but significant group of celebrities brave enough to declare their sexuality to the world. While the inevitable media frenzy focused on the revelation itself, the biggest surprise was his refreshingly honest approach and his use of social media to make the announcement.Read more