Cataloging the bravery and activism of LGBTQI service members one story at a time.

Julie 'Janine' Davidson, Among Dreams
November 6, 2013

Julie ‘Janine’ Davidson

AIR FORCE VETERAN   JANINE ON MOVING TO HER FIRST POST IN LOUISIANA WITH HER THEN-PARTNER, FRESH POST THE DADT REPEAL:   When I was in my senior year of high school I was realizing I was gay and I had thought that you can’t tell anybody, nobody that I know can ever know about this. So…

Sargent First Class Denny Meyer, 2012, Chelsea Rae Klein, Among Dreams
November 21, 2011

Denny Meyer

U.S. ARMY,  NAVY VETERAN, 10 YEARS OF SERVICE   DENNY ON HIS DECISION TO JOIN THE SERVICE NOT BECAUSE HE IS GAY BUT DESPITE THE FACT THAT HE’S GAY:   My mother, like any mother, read bedtime stories.  First, Grimm’s Fairy Tales in German… and I’ll tell you, this produces nightmares: children following ginger bread trails through…