A Positive Letter to Her 14-Year Old Self

Sylvia Wohlfarth
5 min readMay 21, 2019

“Life is so hard right now. Every day, you wake up wondering who else will find out your secret and hate you.”

“Yesterday, I tweeted a response to the hateful homophobic comments made by a Northern Irish pastor, James McConnell. Mr McConnell said: ‘Two lesbians living together are not a family. They are sexual perverts playing let’s pretend.’

Sylvia Wohlfarth

An Irish-Nigerian soul living in Ireland after 40 years in Germany. A social anthropologist, English teacher, and more. With stories to share; and an opinion…