[W]hen talking to some friends about our situation in preparation for this post, one of them said “It’s almost like we’ve encountered a real live Unicorn!” She was joking of course. She was just saying that they were talking to something that not many encounter. A mythical creature. Someone who is gay, Mormon and married. And then as we told new friends about ourselves in preparation for this post, we told them we were initiating them into “Club Unicorn” because they had now seen something mythical with their very own eyes. I now extend that invitation to every one of you. I am not a myth. I am real.
The Weed writes a post coming out of the closet as a Mormon gay man happily married to a heterosexual woman. The results are surprising and heartfelt: