“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.

Recorded in Lexington, Kentucky
To visit Nathan's website click here.
Produced by Nadia Reiman
Facilitated by Beatriz Colonia
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