My younger brother, Jesse, is younger than I am by 46 minutes. (Yes, we’re twins – but I’m still older!) Sometimes siblings are your number-one BFF, and sometimes they’re your biggest rival. Though Jesse and I are pretty much on the same wavelength now, it hasn’t always been that way.
I am a high school student and a proud queer individual. In the eighth grade, after a few years of questioning, denial, and exploration, I finally came to terms with my LGBTQ identity. A year later, standing outside our synagogue on a Friday night, I finally came out to my brother.
At first, this came as a... Read More