1. Option 1 – Heterosexual

Interview someone who you know that is Heterosexual with the following questions and complete your self-assessment.

  1. Are you sure you are straight?
  2. How do you know?
  3. Have you ever seen a member of the same sex and found them to be attractive in a sexual way? Ever?
  4. How long have you been straight?
  5. Were you born that way?
  6. Or was there something that happened in your childhood that made you straight?
  7. Were you straight before you had your first sexual experience?
  8. How do you know you were?
  9. Does your family know you are straight? Have you “come out?”

After you complete the interview, complete a self-assessment (2-3 paragraphs) on how comfortable you felt asking such sensitive and personal questions. What did you learn about discussing sensitive subjects? What will you do differently next time?