Discovering and Living My, Not Other’s, Truth

No Saint Jennifer
Oct 8, 2019 · 6 min read

“I think I’d make a good parent because I’d be able to accept my child as she or he is.” I heard the words come from my young friend’s mouth, but I knew I’d said them about myself. Did she really know what she was saying? I always thought being accepting meant the big things — the ones movies are written about. I wouldn’t reject a child for being gay or transgender, for example. Or holding different religious…