coming-out

How I Told My Parents, Friends and Employer That I Have a Robot Fetish

Sam Hughes, 26, is a fourth-year Ph.D. student in psychology at the University of California, Santa Cruz. His research is also his lifestyle: kink. While…

What It’s Really Like to Come Out as a Sex Worker

Nobody is as familiar with the rigid boundaries of mainstream sexual progress as sex workers. Because even on the eve of 2019, they’re still easily…

Even in 2018, People Are Calling Gay Bars for Advice When Their Kids Come Out

There’s no shortage of links for parents to nervously click on when learning their child is gay. For example: How should I respond if my child…

The ‘Bisexual Life Coach’ Who Caters to ‘Straight-ish’ Dudes

I recently found myself alone in a hotel in Palm Springs after my travel companion bailed on me. In pursuit of some intimate companionship, I…