​​I Lost My Pride When I Came Out

It’s been a year since I came out to my parents and got rejected — there’s nothing to be proud of.

Buse Umur
Human Parts
Published in
6 min readJun 6, 2023

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Photo by Kinga Howard on Unsplash

A year ago, I spoke the unspeakable. I looked my parents in the eye and told them I’m bisexual and that I have a girlfriend.

My mom and dad were the kindest people I’d ever known. They taught me to respect people fully…

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Buse Umur
Human Parts

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