What’s it like being gay and living in the South?

Some say the South has a reputation for being less tolerant of gays and lesbians, but we’d like to hear what it’s really like to be gay in the South. What kinds of attitudes have you encountered as a gay person living in the region?

CNN radio has set up a confidential phone line for you to call and leave your contact information and the best time to call for those willing to share their stories. The number is 855-804-7198.

Photo: Revelers enjoy the Atlanta Pride parade last year. (by Bo Shell)