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One Guy Made Me Never Want to be Close Friends with Heterosexual Men Again

That’s me in Iceland with the only heterosexual male friend I have whom I told 6 years ago that we can be good friends, but not close. Photo by KL Simmons

Bill (name changed for the sake of privacy) and I became friends in high school. He was only 4 months younger than me, but was a grade below me. He was…



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KL Simmons

Seeking improvement as a writer and human. Email: Owner of the publications: Taking Off, Pure Fiction and Interracial Relations.