Eric VanDenHeuvel

Guest Contributor

Eric received his Bachelor’s from Colorado Mesa University where he studied Psychology and Biology. While obtaining his undergraduate degree, he conducted social psychological research correlating mental wellness and perceived rejection, was a Teacher’s Assistant in Statistics, and was a Peer Tutor. Currently, he is working on publishing a memoir manuscript on his experiences and struggles identifying with the LGBT+ community. Eric is interested in writing about LGBT+ issues and misconceptions in a heteronormative society. He is passionate about providing spaces for queer voices, and recently founded Can't Write Straight, an online forum for fellow LGBT+ folx to share their stories. You can connect with Eric on Instagram.

Read Eric's Work:

Being Gay in a Heteronormative Culture

Sex Talk: Straights vs. Gays

The Closet