Author(s): Sam Orchard
Family Portraits tells the stories of a group of unique individuals, and explores the awesomeness of their sexual orientations and/or gender identities.
These stories celebrate the differences and diversity in our communities. It looks at how our ages, histories, genders, beliefs and ethnicitities shape our experiences of ourselves, and how we live in the world.
This issue features the resource ‘Queer 101’, which has been used across the globe to help demistify gender, sex and sexual orientation. It introduces us to the author, Sam Orchard, and begins to explore his journey as a queer-identified transgender man.
This issue also features the story of Peter, a young christian wrestling his beliefs and his sexuality.