But getting other gay men to realize that or give him a chance is a hurdle.

A potential hook up rejects Ryan after he reveals he has cerebral palsy.

The sweet elementary school kid I had known was now openly and vividly discussing his sex life on a stage far away from suburban Ohio. I don't live in the United States currently, so Ryan sent me a video of one of his live performances. Not because of the sexual content - Ryan begins the show lying half-naked in a bed and stroking himself over his boxers as he flirts with a man via webcam - but because of the often ignorant and painful responses he gets from the men he tries to connect with.

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I like to smile to a new day every morning and don't wait for something to happen.

How many able-bodied gay men would ask out a disabled gay man? Haddad, 23, has struggled with for most of his young adult life.

He had been cast as a young Ebenezer Scrooge in my high school's production of .

At that age, he was, of course, adorable, but also a stunning performer.

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