My daughters on my coming out

My daughters on my coming out

 

I was very, very proud of my daughters, Eliza and Jesse, for their intelligent, powerfully articulated and thoughtful pieces in The Independent in April. Quite something, to be asked to write about your mother coming out. Quite something else, to do it as well as they have. What’s harder than telling your parents you’re gay? Your parents telling you they are, perhaps? Or perhaps not.