Category: Coming Out

Out Of The Closet: Olivia Chiong Shares Her Story

Dear People, Meet 36 year-old Singaporean PR Olivia Chiong… and the rest of her adorable brood that make up the Chiongs The Chiongs are not your typical Singaporean family. They consist of Olivia, her wife Irene, and their adorable 3-year old daughter Zoey. Together, this awesome threesome make up the Chiongs, and they are a part

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Out Of The Closet: Ayden Constantine Shares His Story

Dear People, Meet 23-year old Singaporean trans man, Ayden Constantine Kwan Lu Ting. At first glance, Ayden comes across as just another typical Singaporean male. He’s obsessed with Liverpool FC, has a deep manly voice, and has a penchant for fast cars. Few would have guessed that Ayden isn’t your typical Singaporean male. And I’m

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Why You Should Be True To Yourself

Video, Pictures & Text by Kieran Cheang Dear Gay People, How many times do you choke at the truth? How many times do you spit out an excuse to explain certain events in your life? How many times do you become somebody that you’re not? Regrettably, in the 2016 setting of Singapore, the answer is

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Out Of The Closet: Eugene Tan aka Becca D’Bus Shares His Story

Dear People, Meet 38-year old Singaporean Eugene Tan… who also happens to be the man behind one of Singapore’s most prolific drag queens; Becca D’Bus. Fierce, flamboyant and colourful, Becca D’Bus needs little introduction. A renowned name within the local drag circuit, Becca D’Bus has been featured in numerous media publications. And when one considers

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20 Openly Gay Asians Share Their Advice On Coming Out

Dear Gay People, To come out or not to come out? That’s the million dollar question we all have to face eventually. But it’s a question that has no right answer. And as you ponder over this issue, it’s likely that your answer will change with each passing day. It’s a big decision to make. And

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Out Of The Closet: Dwayne W Shares His Story

Dear People, Meet 28-year old Singaporean Dwayne Wang. Currently in a stable long-term relationship with 24-year old Nicholaiv Villalobos, Dwayne and Nick have become the envy of gay singletons everywhere. Unabashedly open about their relationship, the Instafamous couple have almost 40,000 followers between them! And no, their massive online following is not merely due to the

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Out Of The Closet: Xzavier Shao Wei Shares His Story

Dear People, Meet 24-year old Singaporean Xzavier Shao Wei, or just Shao Wei as he prefers to be called. Cheerful, friendly and perpetually sporting a smile on his face… That’s how most of his friends would describe Shao Wei if you were to ask them about him. Beneath that bubbly exterior however, few would have imagined

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Out Of The Closet: Bobby Luo Shares His Story

Dear People, Meet 45-year old Singaporean Bobby Luo, who also happens to be the co-founder of Butter Factory; one of Singapore’s most iconic night clubs. Butter Factory may have closed its doors in 2015, but that hasn’t slowed Bobby down one bit. Ever the go-getter, Bobby’s life remains as hectic as ever, splitting most of

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Out Of The Closet: Sherry Sherqueshaa Shares Her Story

  Dear People, Meet 24-year old transgender woman Sherry Sherqueshaa… a former sex worker turned activist! From as far back as she could remember, Sherry was always feminine by nature, naturally gravitating towards ‘girly’ activities such as shopping etc. In fact, up till today, Sherry confesses to having a penchant for online shopping and the

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Out Of The Closet: Johnson Ong aka DJ Big Kid Shares His Story

Dear People, Meet 35-year old Singaporean Johnson Ong, who also goes by the stage name of DJ Big Kid! Even as a child, Johnson was always keenly aware of the fact that he was different from most other boys. While he didn’t quite know back then that the differences that he felt might have something

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