It was after I started working that I met a few successful lesbian couples, and I was like: ‘Hey! They’re not going to hell, or depressed, or alcoholic! There are normal lesbians out there, and they’re enjoying life!’ So why shouldn’t I?´

Singapore LGBT Pink Dot lesbian

Deryne Sim

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Deryne Sim is a litigation lawyer from Singapore. She is a specialist in media regulation and observes that positive and emotional portrayals of LGBTI persons on TV are usually censored in Singapore. She hopes to put her skills to good use for the LGBT community and currently volunteers for Pink Dot SG, acting as a Committee Member. She shared with us her experience of recently having come-out as a lesbian to her parents, who were supportive of her. They continue to be a close-knit family.

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