Although modern day “Naptown” is very different from Indianapolis in 1972, it's still in the Bible Belt and gay teens face challenges even today. Let me explain what I faced that led me deeply into the closet. (Revised June 18, 2010)
DISCLAIMER: The Naptown Tales series consists of fictional stories involving gay teens. Some of these stories involve references to and, in some cases, descriptions of homosexual acts involving minors. Anyone who is uncomfortable reading this type of story should obviously not be reading them, nor should they be reading them if doing so is illegal in their locality. All characters are fictional and any resemblance to real people is purely coincidental. The author takes full responsibility for all events described and these are not in any way meant to reflect the activities or attitudes of real individuals or establishments. The author retains full copyright of these stories, and of stories based on these characters.