I knew I was miserable living that lie and that I was happiest when I was being my true self. I simply said that I was not going through counseling again, and he told me to pack my bags.
I didn't get to say goodbye to my two little sisters who I had basically raised. It's impossible to not be moved by Rice's story and her "Voice" performance.
Colonial Blue performs March 18 at 8th Wonder Brewery's fourth annual Celebr8tion of Beer, 2202 Dallas.
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Stephanie Louise Rice, OAM (born 17 June 1988) is an Australian former competitive swimmer.
She won three gold medals at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, and was awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia on 26 January 2009.
At the time, [all of this]—plus the idea of going to hell—caused me to run back into the closet at full speed.
Not that I started dating guys—I just kept that part of my life as secretive as possible.
One day we were at her house and her aunt came home early.
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There was a time in my life when I had zero self-worth and struggled to survive," it read.
"If I could only express to you in words how much tonight helped heal a lot of wounds.