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Girl Hopes Coming Out to Parents will be a ‘Piece of Cake’

Post submitted by Eric Cameron, HRC Digital Media Specialist

Tumblr user ellende-generes baked up a creative strategy for coming out to her parents. Click on the image below to expand.

ellende-generes cake

Laurel’s “It Gets Batter” message has since gone viral, and apparently it was a hit with her parents as well. She posted this response to tumblr:

tumblr cakeCake update:

My mom saw it and cried of happiness. We hugged and cried together. Then, we all ate the cake and talked. I am very luck[y] to have such supporting parents and to have so much support from you guys. Thanks everyone! Have a gay day!


You can download a wide array of HRC resources on coming out by visiting our Coming Out Center.

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