You have listened to your child without prejudice, you have read a few articles on homosexuality, and maybe you even found a support-group in your area, but what now? What does the fact that your child is gay really entail? In this article I will try to explain the core of being gay in a few simple paragraphs. The best way to explain something is often by saying what it is not. I will use this method in my explanation. It is impossible to fully explain what being gay implies in an article, but here it is.
For all the reasons above it would be fruitful for the parents of gay children to discuss their gay lives with their children. Many ideas about gay people are ridiculous stereotypes. A lot of the things you’ve heard about gay people just isn’t true, so make sure about your facts before you react.