Category: Dear Straight People

Out Of The Closet: Paul Ng Shares His Story

Paul Ng, a Singaporean in a three way relationship shares with us details of his polyamorous relationship as well as his coming out story.

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Meet The Producer Behind Singapore’s Latest Gay Short Film – Summerdaze

We speak to Jasper Goh from The Authority to find out more about Summerdaze; Singapore’s latest gay short film about falling for your straight best friend.

Out Of The Closet: Leslie Kee Shares His Story

If I had to sum up the next feature of the Out Of The Closet series in just one word, it would have to be ‘dreamer’. For a country that prizes pragmatism over passion, it’s rare to find idealists from Singapore. But that’s exactly what my next interviewee is. The man may be almost half a century

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The Chairman of Banyan Tree Holdings Pens An Open Letter In Support Of Pink Dot

Dear Straight People, I was recently asked by the founders of the Pink Dot movement to write something to commemorate the tenth edition of Pink Dot. It was 6 years ago that I wrote Some Day, a short essay on the gay rights movement in Singapore. I related it to my own experience with the

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Out Of The Closet: Gillyn & Jolyn Share Their Story

Read the heartwarming story of how lesbian couple Gillyn and Jolyn managed to get married openly in Singapore with the full support of their family.