Mother’s Day is almost here. Tell us about a special mom  — your own mother, the mother of your kids, someone who acts as a mother figure to you.

Tell us about a special mother in your life

Many LGBT people still experience discrimination from our families, but many of us also find love and acceptance from our moms or other mother figures in our lives.

Share your story in 200 words or less by emailing Photos are great as well. Stories will be considered for publication in our next print issue, and one lucky winner will receive a $50 gift certificate to Parker’s on Ponce.

And be nice — take your mom!