As we mentioned in Best. Lesbian. Week. Ever. last week, there’s a new interactive web series called How Do I Say This? I’m Gay on the mtvU website. The project was inspired by an email from Lilly, a college student seeking advice on how to come out to her family. Here’s a snippet from her email:
Readers respond via video clips and images — so far the responses include a coming-out story in which “gay” is distinguished from “eccentric,” and an animated short that captures the concept of taking “baby steps.”
Take a look at this clip, in which a reader describes one of those awkward mom moments:
Visit HowDoISayThis.com to view all the responses so far and give Lilly your advice!
Note: Please don’t post advice here; go to HowDoISayThis.com to contribute your suggestions.