Thach ‘Tak’ Nguyen from the United States recounts his journey from being a bullied Vietnamese immigrant to a closeted college student to becoming the openly gay man he is today engaged to his fiancé.
Category: Coming Out
Meet Sarah Goh from Singapore, the very first feature of our new ‘Letter To My Closet’ series. From growing up in conservative spaces to living with her partner in a cosy apartment, read Sarah’s inspiring journey here.
Justin Foo’s experience as a signed artiste shines the spotlight on how queer public figures in Singapore are often forced back into the closet and pressured into putting up a ‘straight front’ if they want to make it in showbiz.
Meet Jason Yin & Thorin Duffin, a gay couple who have been together since high school. They are each other’s first love, first kiss, first everything!
A Singaporean man who lost his marriage when his wife came out of the closet to be with her lesbian partner details his struggles in this heartfelt piece.
From receiving unsolicited nudes to sneaking into 25-cent adult stores, the co-founder of White Party Bangkok, Asia’s largest gay New Year party, shares his coming out story publicly for the first time!
As co-founder of The Love Foundation, Teak Sowaprux is one of Thailand’s up and coming activists. From being ordained as a monk to getting involved in activism, this is Teak Sowaprux’s coming out story.
Asia’s most famous drag queen Pan Pan Narkprasert aka Pangina Heals, dishes on his tiger mum, the dark side of fame and his future plans in this intimate feature on Thailand’s most famous drag export.
It’s not often that Asian kids get a positive response when they come out to their parents.
This story of a gay Asian man coming out to his Asian tiger mum however, yielded a rather surprise ending.
Thailand may seem like a safe haven for the LGBT community. But this ability of Thai society to accept queerness often does not extend towards a family member.