Being Gay Prepared Me To Be A Parent (on SheKnows.com)
But it wasn’t a spreadsheet that prepared me for parenting. It was so much my experience as an out lesbian that got me ready for this. Sometimes life breaks your heart. Just like parenting.
“I came out as a lesbian in college. By 30, I was married to a woman and pregnant with our first child. From finding community to recognizing that life is just hard sometimes, being a lesbian prepared me for parenthood more than I could’ve anticipated.”