Kicked Out, Stories from LGBT Queer Homeless Youth
What has being kicked out meant for you? I see that we’re starting with the easy questions here. Maybe this question is difficult for me because I still can’t decide whether or not I was kicked out– whether I can claim that experience and the attached meanings. For me, being kicked out (if I was, … Keep on reading!
What has being kicked out meant for you? Being kicked out has meant learning when to ask for help and not feel like a burden in doing so. It’s also meant creating a true family, which continues to be an amazing adventure.
What has being kicked out meant for you? Living on the streets has altered me as a person. The fear of being homeless again persists, as does a sense of otherness. Because I have seen things that others have difficulty imagining, I have difficulty relating to other people and anticipate violence in even benign environments. … Keep on reading!