Give your peers the patience you would have wanted and needed.
less You will survive your first heartbreak I heard this and didn’t believe it, so there’s a pretty high chance you might not either.
LGBT relationships can be especially linked to a teen’s sense of self and purpose, but rest assured, you’re not a bad gay if your first gay relationship ends.
You will go on to be happy and heartbroken many times in your dating life, but the good news is you only go through the pain of your first breakup once.
Just know I speak the truth when I say that you will survive your first heartbreak.
I still remember that feeling of loneliness and depression when my first high school relationship ended.
A “less is more” mentality is best when you’re still in your formative stages: don’t make yourself fresh meat on the human buffet that is app culture.
less Get comfortable being single This is one is never too late to learn, but if you can, get a head start now.
I know the male hormone situation can put you into overdrive pretty quickly. Rushing into sex (especially your first time) can have consequences, and I’m not just talking STDs. One of the cool things about being gay is that you’re in a perfect position to not buy into the sexual commodification notch-on-your-gunbelt mentality that can pervade macho sexual culture.
Dating is not a race to see who can get their clothes off first or to see how many partners you can rack up before graduation.