Our Stories

International Childrens Rights

http://internationalchildrensrights.com/about-us

The following ‘Our Stories’ links are individual experiences and do not necessarily express the experiences of other children or adult children.

Here is the compilation of over 40 narratives of people raised in same-sex couple homes, countering the dominant media narrative about kids of gay couples being uniformly happy. This is an important reference piece to keep handy:

http://englishmanif.blogspot.com/2014/04/la-joie-de-vivre-31-voices-of-children.html

Not all children raised by gay parents support gay marriage: I should know, I’m one of them – Robert Oscar Lopez

http://www.lifesitenews.com/news/not-all-children-raised-by-gay-parents-support-gay-marriage-i-should-know-i?utm_source=LifeSiteNews.com+Daily+Newsletter&utm_campaign=02b99006b5-LifeSiteNews_com_Canada_Headlines_06_03_2013&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_0caba610ac-02b99006b5-326185878

Robert Oscar Lopez – Growing up with two moms: the untold story

http://www.lifesitenews.com/news/growing-up-with-two-moms-the-untold-story?utm_source=LifeSiteNews.com+Daily+Newsletter&utm_campaign=6da30a1489-LifeSiteNews_com_Canada_Headlines_08_14_2012&utm_medium=email

Lee Taylor – Son of Homosexual Father Shares His Story

http://www.dawnstefanowicz.org/pdfs/LeeTaylorSonofHomosexualEvangelistExperiencesRitualAbuse.pdf

Debbie Smith – A Daughter’s Reflections About A Homosexual Father

http://www.dawnstefanowicz.org/pdfs/DebbieSmith’sAUTOBIOGRAPHY.pdf

Mitzy Lancaster – Closet Children of Closet Parents – raised by lesbian mother

http://www.dawnstefanowicz.org/mitzylancastertestimony.htm

Dolores Oliveira – Straight Daughter of a Lesbian: Why I Defend the Marriage Amendment –
http://www.dawnstefanowicz.org/dolores.htm

Jeremy Deck My Father’s Closet – When Dad leaves Mom for another woman, the wounds are deep. But what do you do when he leaves for another man? –

http://web.archive.org/web/20120109091049/http://www.boundless.org/2000/features/a0000417.html

Jakki Edwards – Like Mother, Like Daughter? The effects of growing up in a homosexual home, (Vienna, VA: Xulon Press, 2001).

http://web.archive.org/web/20040806040553/http://www.mafamily.org/Marriage%20Hearing%202003/jakiiedwards.htm

Denise Schick and Jerry Gramckow – raised by gay father

http://web.archive.org/web/20120404123248/http://www.help4families.com/crisis.htm

http://web.archive.org/web/20100601081231/http://help4families.com/children.htm

http://books.google.com/books?id=d7_dGNZOFckC&pg=PA178&lpg=PA178&dq=Jerry+Gramckow+gay+parent&source=bl&ots=UTbsFcOjqQ&sig=tKiIg2r79i8IfGQly-QuliBxvuU&hl=en&sa=X&ei=qV06U8KtOomysQTU84GICQ&ved=0CCUQ6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=Jerry%20Gramckow%20gay%20parent&f=false

Charles Mitchell – raised by gay father

http://web.archive.org/web/20070703053034/http://www.catholic.org/views/views_news.php?id=19353&pid=0

Suzanne Cook – raised by gay father

http://www.connectionmagazine.org/2002_08/ts_1_gay_parenting.htm

http://web.archive.org/web/20080213135036/http://www.exodus.to/content/view/344/150/

http://web.archive.org/web/20050216031451/http://exodus.to/testimonials_Family_12.shtml

Nathan Bell – raised by gay father

http://web.archive.org/web/20080125113012/http://exodus.to/content/view/342/150/

FRC Interviews:

http://web.archive.org/web/20021005005242/http://www.familyresearchinst.org/FRI_homokids.html?story=831

Dialogues Between Robert Oscar Lopez, Rivka Edelman, and Dawn Stefanowicz

http://englishmanif.blogspot.com/2014/03/la-joie-de-vivre-29-kids-of-gay-parents.html

http://englishmanif.blogspot.com/2014/03/la-joie-de-vivre-210-kids-of-gay.html

http://englishmanif.blogspot.com/2014/03/la-joie-de-vivre-211-kids-of-gay.html

http://englishmanif.blogspot.com/2014/03/la-joie-de-vivre-212-kids-of-gay.html

To Read: Straight Daughter of a Lesbian: Why I Defend the Marriage Amendment by Dolores Oliveira – Press Here

To Read: Closet Children of Closet Parents by Mitzy Lancaster – Press Here