Views on Gay Life

Converting Fears Into Strengths

Author: Katie Mellinger Published: March 16, 2017

Scott Fried, 53, was diagnosed with HIV at 24 years old, and he has transformed his fear… Read more

Raz and Yotam’s Wedding Album

Author: A Wider Bridge Staff Published: March 15, 2017

Raz and Yotam who got married in December 2016 share their wedding album Raz Dauber (30) and… Read more

“Coming out” as a parent of a gay child

Author: Alison Walsh Published: March 7, 2017

Alison Walsh is a Co-Ordinator for the parents’ group, “Parents of Jewish Gays and Lesbians” in the… Read more

An Aspiring Singer’s Coming Out Story

Author: Noy Roitenberg (translated by Yanir Dekel for A Wider Bridge) Published: February 28, 2017

When she first posted her song on Israeli music and art website “First Stage,” she recieved comments… Read more

“At 52 I Fell in Love With A Woman”

Author: Sari Shine (translated and edited by Yanir Dekel for A Wider Bridge) Published: February 21, 2017

At the age of 52, with a husband and two grown children, Naama suddenly fell in love… Read more

Accepting My Own Bisexuality

Author: Rotem Levin (translated by Yanir Dekel for A Wider Bridge) Published: February 7, 2017

Rotem Levin, an instructor at IGY’s Beer Sheva branch, shares her personal story and writes about being… Read more

New Generation of Gay Dads

Author: Yanir Dekel Published: January 31, 2017

Our very own Yanir Dekel launched a page for “the new generation of gay dads,” the first… Read more

Will you accept me as a human being?

Author: Amir Stein (translated by Yanir Dekel for A Wider Bridge) Published: January 4, 2016

Amir Stein, a transgender man, is sick of people prying in his private parts and asking intimate… Read more

Being A Gay Kindergarten Teacher

Author: Sahar Avital (translated by Yanir Dekel for A Wider Bridge) Published: January 4, 2017

Sahar Avital writes about being a gay kindergarten teacher, and the extra values that the kids receive… Read more

Shining Out

Author: Shloimy Notik Published: December 29, 2016

The menorah on Shloimy Notik’s windowsill is a reminder of how far he’s come as a proud,… Read more