'The bravest are the gayest' - An ode to growing up effeminate in a straight man's world

What does it take to be a gay man in a world that seems to be build for straight men? In an era where prejudiced beliefs still affect people’s approach to masculinity, Patrick Cash reflects on oppressed feelings and alienation from mainstream society in the video below he wrote and performed himself. Patrick is the author Superficial, a play about pop divas, masculinity and drag of the London gay scene - currently showing in London. Book your tickets here. Words: Salomé Baudino More stories: This short film about gay love and homophobia will break your heart Calum McSwiggan charged with faking anti-gay attack as he shares his side of the story