Location: Georgia, USA
Favorite Books/Series: Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell, Carry On by Rainbow Rowell, the Hex Hall series by Rachel Hawkins, The Graceling Realm series by Kristin Cashore, The Hunger Games trilogy by Suzanne Collins, the O'Malley series by Dee Henderson, the Dark-Hunter series by Sherrilyn Kenyon, The League series by Sherrilyn Kenyon, the Harry Potter seires by J.K. Rowling,The Shadowhunter Chronicles by Cassandra Clare, Gemma Doyle Trilogy by Libba Bray, Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher, This Lullaby by Sarah Dessen, The Truth About Forever by Sarah Dessen, Keeping the Moon by Sarah Dessen, Lock & Key by Sarah Dessen, Just Listen by Sarah Dessen, Dreamland by Sarah Dessen, Along for the Ride by Sarah Dessen, What Happened to Goodbye by Sarah Dessen, Kiesha'ra series by Amelia Atwater-Rhodes, Demon in My View by Amelia Atwater-Rhodes, Shattered Mirror by Amelia Atwater-Rhodes, Percy Jackson and the Olympians by Rick Riordan, The Kane Chronicles by Rick Riordan, The Heroes of Olympus by Rick Riordan, Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard by Rick Riordan, the Perfect Chemistry series by Simone Elkeles, Dream Factory by Brad Barkley and Heather Hepler, Girl at Sea by Maureen Johnson, Thirteen Little Blue Envelopes and The Last Little Blue Envelope by Maureen Johnson, Waiting for You by Susane Colasanti, When it Happens by Susane Colasanti, The Nature of Jade by Deb Caletti, Impossible by Nancy Werlin, Blind Faith by Ellen Wittlinger, Armageddon Summer by Jane Yolen and Bruce Coville...
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I am the girl kicked out of her home because I confided in my mother that I am a lesbian.
I am the prostitute working the streets because nobody will hire a transsexual woman.
I am the sister who holds her gay brother tight through the painful, tear-filled nights.
We are the parents who buried our daughter long before her time.
I am the man who died alone in the hospital because they would not let my partner of twenty-seven years into the room.
I am the foster child who wakes up with nightmares of being taken away from the two fathers who are the only loving family I have ever had. I wish they could adopt me.
I am one of the lucky ones, I guess. I survived the attack that left me in a coma for three weeks, and in another year I will probably be able to walk again.
I am not one of the lucky ones. I killed myself just weeks before graduating high school. It was simply too much to bear.
We are the couple who had the Realtor hang up on us when she found out we wanted to rent a one-bedroom for two men.
I am the person who never knows which bathroom I should use if I want to avoid getting the management called on me.
I am the mother who is not allowed to even visit the children I bore, nursed, and raised. The court says I am an unfit mother because I now live with another woman.
I am the domestic-violence survivor who found the support system grow suddenly cold and distant when they found out my abusive partner is also a woman.
I am the domestic-violence survivor who has no support system to turn to because I am male.
I am the father who has never hugged his son because I grew up afraid to show affection to other men.
I am the home-economics teacher who always wanted to teach gym until someone told me that only lesbians do that.
I am the man who died when the paramedics stopped treating me as soon as they realized I was transsexual.
I am the person who feels guilty because I think I could be a much better person if I did not have to always deal with society hating me.
I am the man who stopped attending church, not because I don't believe, but because they closed their doors to my kind.
I am the person who has to hide what this world needs most, love.
I am the person who is afraid of telling his loving Christian parents he loves another male.