Coming out of the closet is a pivotal moment for many gays and lesbians, and can involve emotions somewhere between terror and catharsis.
Tell us your "coming out" story — how did your family and friends react?
Oriol Gutierrez, deputy editor of POZ magazine. He wrote an article published therein called "Coming Out Again."
Rev. Irene Monroe, coordinator of the African American Roundtable at the Pacific School of Religion, and syndicated religion columnist
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