“At my house, only one person got the mail, and that was my mother.”

Nathan Hoskins knew from an early age that he was gay. But he quickly learned to keep that a secret.

Nathan grew up in rural Kentucky, in a family that didn’t tolerate homosexuality.

At StoryCorps, he told his friend Sally Evans just how dangerous it was to be himself.

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Recorded in Lexington, Kentucky
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Produced by Nadia Reiman
Facilitated by Beatriz Colonia
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