Sam Riviera is a frequent and popular contributor to this blog. Many of his posts on loving your neighbors and ministering to the homeless are consistently among the most popular articles on this blog.
Conservative Christian parents tend to throw out kids who go against their religious beliefs. Often the kids run away before their parents figure out the kid is gay, pregnant, using, a thief, etc. The kids are often afraid of how their parents will react. Sometimes they’re embarrassed or ashamed. Almost always they don’t want to talk to their parents about the problem.
These letters to dad, written by Sam Riviera, are real-life accounts of real homeless youth he knows. Hopefully, these letters will encourage parents to think twice about how they treat their children who may not be living according to their expectations.
This is the second letter in the series, Letters To Dad. They are written by Sam Riviera, and are based on the true stories of people he actually knows in real life. This letter is from a woman named Amy, who is now an adult. She calls herself the Ice Queen.