The Day My Dad Kicked Me Out For Being Gay Changed My Life Forever | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
We were on the back porch, smoke rolling up from the nearby barbeque grill, the smell of chicken roasting in the air. My father was more silent than usual. He took a hard swig from his beer bottle. I asked, "You okay?" Out of nowhere, my father says, "If you choose to be gay, then you're no longer part of this family. You want to live that lifestyle? Then do it somewhere else." His gaze drifted toward the woods. He didn't want to look at me