My school ‘erased’ people who were LGBT+ – but it could’ve helped me accept myself as a lesbian
When I was seven years old, I remember participating with some friends from my class as an extra in a high-school play.
I remember very few things about the play but one thing I remember was thinking that the lead actress was very beautiful. I was really young of course, but that in hindsight, I can see that there were signs I was also going to be who I am today.
Now I proudly identify as a lesbian. And let me tell you, it hasn’t been the simplest of journeys.
I’m lucky to have friends that support