Mark: I was so nervous, I had to leave the room, and came out to my mom from the kitchen.

Coming Out Stories

11-01-2023 • 33 mins


Because I only heard the term in the playground,  I used to think "gay" meant someone who was bad at sports.

Mark Chesnut is an award-winning travel writer based in New York City.
He is also the author of the memoir Prepare for Departure: Notes on a Single Mother, a Misfit Son, Inevitable Mortality and the Enduring Allure of Frequent Flyer Miles

Presented by Emma Goswell

Produced by Sam Walker

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