Lesbian married coming out

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I came out as a lesbian when I was married to a man

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F or Carren Strock, the revelation came when she was She had met her husband — "a terrific guy, very sweet" — at high school when she was 16, had been married to him for 25 years, had two dearly loved children, and what she describes as a "white-picket-fence existence" in New York. Then, one day, sitting opposite her best friend, she realised: "Oh my God. I'm in love with this woman. From that moment Strock's understanding of her sexuality changed completely. She felt compelled to tell her friend, but her attraction wasn't reciprocated; at first she wasn't sure whether she had feelings for women in general, or just this one in particular.

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If you were married to a man, and then over time realized you may be attracted to women, how would you navigate this? Obviously, there is no easy answer. There are many feelings, people, sometimes children, and a household to consider and in one instant- everything could change. And for my friend Nadia, it did. Her life was turned upside down as she did the previously unthinkable, and opened up to her ex husband after realizing that she was attracted to women.
Subscriber Account active since. This essay was originally published on Raff Out Loud. If you were married to a man, and then over time realized you may be attracted to women, how would you navigate this?