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Talking It Over: Understanding Sexual Diversity
Talking It Over: Understanding Sexual Diversity is a mother's story of recognizing and overcoming homophobia and a professional writer's published columns on gay and lesbian issues. Kay Mehl Miller is both mother and columnist, using her own experiences as parent of a gay son and as a trained therapist and scholar to illuminate how homophobia affects the individual, the fa ...more
Paperback, 303 pages
Published May 29th 2001 by Word & Quill Pr
(first published 2001)
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After Kay Mehl Miller's son phoned her to tell her he is gay, she didn't just work toward understanding his sexual orientation. She went through an inspiring process, over time, of coming to fully embrace him exactly as he is, and in the process, she became a wise advocate for the rights of nonheterosexual people. The book is part personal memoir and part columns Kay wrote about gay/lesbian/transgendered issues for Island Lifestyle Magazine in Hawaii and other publications in California. It is a ...more