Back Psychology Today. However, straight women do tend to trust the dating advice of gay men especially more than advice from straight men or women. We have LOADS of advice pumped at us, constantly, but nothing as genuine and straightforward as this.
The growing acceptance of homosexualityhowever, has allayed some of these fears. Most of my friends are girls and Ive always had a hard time connecting with guys. Maybe ask her out and start a relationship. In many cases the words don't always mean what you think they mean.
Good article. Being married for so many years and then now going through a divorce has opened my eyes to how little male friendships I have. I'm going through this right now; I'm in love with a straight friend, and I can't figure out what to do with my attraction.
I think it's tough making friends with closet-cases, which is generally the case if a "straight" male finds fault in you because you are gay. Straight men who are comfortable with their sexuality may also act as wing men other gay men who share your interests and develop friendships gay male friends.
Some are ok with that and laugh it off but others freak out a bit. However, there is a solution: Gun Many bi and gay dudes have close straight friends.
What will he think? Rather, what they should do is try to get into the friend zone of as many women as possible. Ulterior Motives Submitted by Anonymous on March 31, - pm. Children not raised by single mothers are also more likely to have been socialized mostly by women.