He convulses on the floor as if in the grip of a seizure while adults circle above, apparently attempting to holler the gay out of him. The opinions expressed in reader comments are those of the author only, and do not reflect the opinions of The Seattle Times. All gay and bisexual men — as well as women and trans people — grow up hearing homophobic and transphobic abuse. I do know a few. Hotlines in other countries can be found here. Homosexuality cannot be cured and doesn't need a cure.
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Miami Herald columnist Leonard Pitts Jr. Or, for that matter, sex. The danger is always of reinforcing the damaging stereotypes that have already caused so much distress. Someone on a piano plays gospel chords in the background. Get top stories and blog posts emailed to me each day.
And I asked where it was going because it had been in me for years. By extension, it requires no cure. He convulses on the floor as if in the grip of a seizure while adults circle above, apparently attempting to holler the gay out of him. To the contrary, they say, things like this happen all the time. The statistics are indeed alarming. Show 25 25 50 All. Steven has been clean for 66 days, has enthusiastically taken to treatment and volunteers at his local support group.