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Abused by My Wife and First Boyfriend: Getting Over It

Return to sender

Photo by Yannik Mika on Unsplash

When I married my ex-wife at 23, I was still a virgin, as far as heterosexual love goes.

Having always been socially awkward and anxious, I hadn’t dated much. In spite of having lots of attraction to guys, I fell in love with this girl, got married, had kids…




Amplifying LGBTQ voices through the art of storytelling

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Jericho Turnpike

Jericho Turnpike

Former Air Force staff sergeant, learning disabilities specialist, high school assistant principal, special education director, and husband. Gay dad of three.

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