Different daughters: a book by mothers of lesbians

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Cleis Press, 1987 - Family & Relationships - 154 pages
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Coming out to Mom is a lesbian rite of passage. In the third edition of this landmark anthology, 34 remarkable women face their fears and confusion, prejudice and misunderstandings, and speak honestly and bravely about the difficulties and joys of life with their “different daughters.” Among the topics of discussion are family, community, religion, grandchildren, bisexuality, transgenderism, and coming out.

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User Review  - avrenim8 - LibraryThing

I bought this to give to my mother to read not long after I came out. I like the reality of the stories and how they reflected every emotion out there, including the rejections. This wasn't just a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Elisamatt - Goodreads

I read this right after my daughter came out when I was angry and upset. So I was really angry at this book for awhile. It is a collection of stories told my mothers about their experiences with ... Read full review

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