There are many ways to come out to your friends and family. Some of them involve sitting down and talking to your family. However, that’s boring. Why do that when you can either accidentally come out to people or come up with inventive ways to do so?
- My favorite way that I’ve came out to someone was when I accidentally came out to my Grandma and Aunt on Twitter. So, basically, I forgot that Twitter wasn’t just me shouting into the void and tweeted something about Hillary Clinton being the candidate who cared about LGBT equality and thus me. A couple of days later, my Grandma replied to the tweet saying she loved me and supported me. A couple of minutes after that, my Aunt texted me with a similar message. I wasn’t sure how to respond and was kind of overwhelmed, so I didn’t respond to them right away. When I did, I opened with, “This isn’t how I imagined coming out to the family, but…” Continue reading