A Gay Man and his Conservative Christian Friend

Won’t someone think of the children!?

James Finn
May 29, 2019 · 6 min read
Not Tim and his son, but very much in the spirit. Image by Виктория Бородинова from Pixabay

It’s rough being a gay man in the US sometimes.

That’s what it’s like, right there —

I’m not writing about them today —

That was a problem —

Then I found a boyfriend —

Soon, my gay lover and I were hanging out with a very conservative evangelical Christian couple and their two small children.

The moment didn’t feel monumental —

He was saying this —

What a difference in attitude!

Think of the children? Here’s a thought —

Love, friendship, and mutual respect offer so much more than hate and exclusion. My money’s on Tim.

Prism & Pen

Amplifying LGBTQ voices through the art of storytelling

James Finn

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Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot. jamesfinnwrites@gmail.com

Prism & Pen

Amplifying LGBTQ voices through the art of storytelling

James Finn

Written by

Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot. jamesfinnwrites@gmail.com

Prism & Pen

Amplifying LGBTQ voices through the art of storytelling

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