Laura Jesson is a California native, professional classical musician, and cat-lover.  She loves reading, traveling, and opposing the typical.

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I'm Scared to Come Out. Here's Why I'm Doing It.

by Laura Jesson 09-23-2016

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I hear from others that telling our stories is the way to freedom. I keep hearing that sharing our testimonies is how we grow and change, connect and love. I keep hearing LGBTQ people say that coming out was the best thing they ever did. I keep hearing that hiding and pretending is harmful, dangerous and unhealthy. I keep hearing that it’s so much better to be real and live out your identity.

I hope they’re right.