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Open: A Memoir Of Faith, Family, and Sexuality in the Heartland by E. Scott Jones
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,360. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2018 by Literati Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships » Sex and religion, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
Set in the front lines of the struggle for LGBT equality in the 21st century, Open explores the universal question of how we as humans live true to ourselves as our network of relations pushes back. Open is the story of how one man succeeded—living openly as a gay man and as a Christian minister in the Bible Belt.
They Are Born That Way: All Truths Are Easy To Understand Once They Are Discovered by Gert Maritz, Sr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,120. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / General
Homosexuality is considered to be a sin by many. In many instances certain passages in the Bible is used to motivate this view. Much of the negative attitudes towards the homosexual people is due to ignorance. This book addresses homosexuality from a biblical, personal, psychological and science perspective in an effort to show that these people are born that way. Homosexuality is normal..
The Powers of Prophecy by Rori O'Keeffe
Series: Lovers and Friends. Price: Free! Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
What would you do if you made a brave coming out to your family, and the worst things happened to you as a result? Annie is fourteen when she tells her homophobic family that she is gay, and all seems benign until her devout sister Christine takes on a malevolent hatred for her. Christine warns her that God will subject her to punishments, and what occurs traumatizes Annie. ~3,000 words.
Terminal Depression by Mason B
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 21,430. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
Order your copy of this internationally-selling memoir. This riveting and heart-wrenching book that was written inside a psychiatric institute. Mason B. Beacher's masterpiece will have you laughing, crying, and on the edge of your seat as you read of hellish experiences including scandalous sex, suicide attempts, and assault and battery.
Love Counts on the Inside by Doron Braunshtein
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,340. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
It is forbidden to say, “I love you.” It is definitely forbidden to say, to anyone, ever, under any circumstance, I love love love love only you. If you reach that wonderful sparkly stage of love, the best thing for you to do is to cling your lips to the lips of the one you love, more than your own life, and to say to her instead: blah blah blah.
America, my whore by Doron Braunshtein
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,130. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
My New York Even in the busiest city you can always find a tree that will speak your language will smile and agree. You are good. Even when you are so lost and so bad, You are good. You are. Even when you can’t find a place to be, to forget everything and everyone, to relax, to regret, to reborn. You are good. Look at the tree in the middle of all this and you know, you just know it.
Micheal by Mark Morgan
Series: bi gum it. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
this book is the fictionized account of a relationship between a young gay male and older Bi Male, an officer in the military. I occurred in the Era of DADT.
Secret Diaries Past & Present by Natasha Holme & Helena Whitbread
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,180. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
Anne Lister (1791–1840) and Natasha Holme (1969–) are two lesbian diarists, two centuries apart, who conceal their sexuality behind an esoteric code of their own devising. Helena Whitbread and Natasha Holme investigate.
Revelation by Mark Morgan
Series: bi gum it. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,700. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
This about a guy joining the US Army and thinking he is straight but finding out later this not clear at all. not a pleasant read
Sweet Memories by David Cousins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,270. Language: British English. Published: October 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
A set of true short stories taken directly from my miss spent youth, The following stories are factual although loosely based on actual occurrences, dependent on my memory from the time. They do contain explicit descriptions of homosexual love-making between young school boys.
Bello come il Christallo by Chris Tamburini
Price: Free! Words: 28,930. Language: Italian. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
Mi chiamo Chris e ho 20 anni. La mia storia è rivolta a tutti, ma in particolare è dedicata a chi non accetta e a chi non si accetta. E a te, se vorrai ascoltare.
I Promised Not To Tell: Raising A Transgender Child by Cheryl B. Evans
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 49,760. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
2017 Reader's Favorite Bronze Medal Award Winner! I Promised Not Tell is a deeply personal, true story, told by the mother of a transgender child. This is an LGBT book that invites you to experience an unforgettable journey between genders. A must read for a parent, relative or friend of a gender-questioning or transgender person or anyone looking to learn more about transgender people.
Mambo Lips: A Memoir of a Girl who Found Strength in Being Different by Joie Lamar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,680. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016 by Prominent Books, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
This is the story of a young girl growing up in a fun, vibrant and sometimes dysfunctional Latino household. Much like all lives, she experiences her share of illnesses, deaths, births, loves and losses. Joie faces all of these with a strength unlike most as she discovers her lesbian self. This is a fascinating story of a child’s lesbian awakening and the power she derives from that.
We Are Valid! by Mason Garret Godwaldt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,480. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
Everyone has identity struggles. What do I want to be when I grow up? What group do I belong too? For Transgender people, it goes well beyond that. The questions change to “Will I ever be the true me?”, “Do I belong at all?”
A Quick Guide to the Cass Theory of Lesbian & Gay Identity Formation by Vivienne Cass Ph.D.
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
In this brief overview of her theory, Dr Cass integrates, for the first time, the many facets of her theory that have previously been dispersed throughout various publications. This book will be an excellent resource for researchers, educators and health professionals, both those new to the theory and those wishing to confirm their understanding of it.
Lesbian Crushes in France: A Diary on Screwing Up my Year Abroad by Natasha Holme
Series: Lesbian Crush Diaries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,530. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
In 1990 twenty-year-old Natasha finds herself in France on her university year abroad. She is ANGRY. Everyone should be a lesbian, or she will punish them for their oversight (particularly her bemused fellow English assistant friend, Ange).
Gay Men and The New Way Forward by Raymond L. Rigoglioso
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,750. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Sociology
How is being gay a gift? From a perspective seldom considered in mainstream gay—or straight—culture, Raymond L. Rigoglioso, founder of Gay Men of Wisdom, takes a fresh and open-hearted look at the critical roles that gay men play in the world. Organized around 14 Distinct Gay Male Gifts, Gay Men and The New Way Forward shows how gay men have become teachers for humanity.
Explore Your Career Identity: A Lesbian & Gay Workbook by Annie Southern
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,450. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Counseling / career development, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
This workbook (based on Dr Southern's 'Explore Your Career Identity' practical workbook) has been produced with specific material for lesbian and gay people who want to understand more about what makes them ‘tick’ in terms of their career development so that they can make optimal decisions for their future success, security and happiness. There are lots of exercises in this book for you to do.
Finding my Own Way to Happy and Gay by Barbara Castle-Farmer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,970. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / adolescence
An often hilarious often heartbreaking account of coming out by a young lesbian in 60s South Africa. It wasn’t all sliding along on buttered feet ... there was angst & anguish along the way, battles won, hopes lost, and many laughably embarrassing moments. And in spite of all the available reading, it’s no easier coming out today than it was last century - no matter where you live!