They may be concerned or worried about whether their son or daughter will be bullied, mistreated, or marginalized. But the change also means that there is a new generation of families scrambling to raise LGBT kids who have specific needs and challenges — kids who are growing up in a society that, while increasingly LGBT-tolerant, is still plagued by hate crimes, job discrimination, and the more banal, everyday sort of homophobia borne by casual ignorance. Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email. And that, too, would be perfectly natural! You know, I'm going to try being gay for a little while. They simply must be too young to know for sure.
It's probably just a phase.
Parenting is so hard! Via huffingtonpost. And by that I mean the kids who often get it the worst are bullies who are perceived as feminine and girls who are not perceived as feminine.
This is presumably uncharted territory for you and your husband.