Whether you're out or still keeping your sexual orientation private, LGBT dating can be exciting, fun, nerve-wracking, and difficult—all at the same time! wikiHow's LGBT Dating articles are here for all the ups and downs.What does the + in LGBT+ mean?
The + on the end is to signify that there are more identities encompassed within the LGBT+ community than just those 4. You might also see the acronym “LGBTQIA,” which stands for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual.How can I Make my LGBT+ character more interesting?
Make your LGBT+ character a character in their own right. Some writers use LGBT+ characters as one-dimensional plot devices, used to further the development of straight and cis characters, or to serve as sidekicks to them. However, this is disappointing to LGBT+ readers that want to see LGBT+ characters pushing the plot forward themselves.How can I ask LGBT+ people about their relationships?
It might be a good idea to politely ask an LGBT+ friend or family member to answer any questions you may have about relationships and sexuality, rather than relying on the Internet for answers. Thanks! Stories can be a great way to break stereotypes about LGBT+ people!