In , the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that 5. While some say they knew they were bi as soon as they started crushing on boys and girls, others say it took decades for them to identify as bisexual. Note: Submitted responses have been lightly edited for style and clarity. Some sources asked to be identified by first name only, to protect their privacy. I think it never occurred to me those were romantic feelings because of the environment I was raised in.
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My best friend and I were on the bus coming home from school in the seventh grade, and we were almost at our stop. For the entire ride, she had been avoiding telling me the name of her new crush, who had been leaving her forlorn and mopey for weeks. I was getting impatient. I had never heard that word before. Bisexuality is more complicated than that, of course.
Jennifer Wilber is a writer, teacher, and bisexual rights activist from Ohio. How can you really be sure if what you are feeling is real? How can you really be sure if you are bisexual? The short answer is that only you can determine what label best describes your sexual orientation. If you identify as bisexual, then you are bisexual.
Being - or coming out as - bisexual isn't always easy. There are still so many misconceptions about bisexuality , and that's incredibly frustrating. So if you're wondering, 'Am I bisexual?