Coming out as a gay person can mean losing friends, family members and the future you thought you had. There are painful moments, filled with fear and confusion. Suicides committed in the past few months by gay teens who endured harassment for their sexual orientation have sounded alarm bells across the nation. Internet projects, such as the "It Gets Better Project" and the "Give a Damn Campaign," use videos from celebrities to show gay teens that someone cares about them. But coming out can also have moments of joy and surprising acceptance.
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Owen is optimistic about the future and ready for new experiences. That was their end goal. I felt like I was doing something good with the struggle instead of doing something damaging," Owen said. He asked his parents to send him to a different church, but they said no. I said, I can't do this. He moved out in February of this year -- two-thirds of the way through his senior year. Despite the challenges, Owen maintained a 4.
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