Dombeck to people submitting questions. You do not have to have sex. When gay youth accept their sexuality, most say they feel calmer, happier, and more confident. The charity offers a safe and confidential place for you to talk about anything. If you're having sex with someone of the same sex, there's no risk of pregnancy, but sexually transmitted infections STIs can pass from girls to girls and boys to boys, as well as between girls and boys. If you are a gay person you need to know that there is nothing wrong with it.
Are my feelings for boys and men clear?
Gay, straight, bi or none of the above? How to describe your sexuality
We all have the same feelings and anxieties about sex. Although I identify as bisexual, my tendency is towards the opposite sex. Being gay, lesbian or bisexual is normal, but some people don't understand this. You may find yourself falling in love with a classmate or developing a crush on a particular adult man. Men who call themselves gay are sexually attracted to and fall in love with other men. Adapted from a brochure from the Campaign to End Homophobia.
Sexuality, like the other senses changes dynamically and over time. By Ed Shaw Why do I experience same-sex attraction? If you're not sure how you feel about your sexuality, there's no hurry to make your mind up or tell people. I think what helps me the most is being able to accept who I am as a person—knowing my goals, my hopes, my feelings about life. The things I love about my husband have nothing to do with him being a man but the person he is, so those things could just as easily be found in a woman. However, no one can tell whether someone is gay unless he or she wants it known. In the early nineties, living in the shadow of the Aids epidemic, educated under the restrictions of Section 28 and before the age of the internet how was I to know any better other than the courage of my own convictions?