A Jamaican-British Gay Man Makes His Own Way, With Musical Accompaniment

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By Aaron Edwards

By Paul Mendez

When I came out as gay at 15, my West Indian pastor visited my family home to salvage my soul. I was not wrong, he said, but the distance my sexuality could create between me and God was. And so came the questions: Have you had sex with men? Do you plan to in the near or distant future? The act, the manifestation of a buried desire, Sodom and Gomorrah left unchecked: This was to be avoided.

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