PROJECTS: Out in the Hood: Teddy Ebony as Young Gay Man: teddy_wide_01

Tavaris {quote}Teddy Ebony{quote} Edwards plays with his pet Chihuahua Diego in his bedroom in Chesapeake, Va. {quote}When I'm crying, he licks my tears.{quote} Teddy dropped out of high school when he was 16. {quote}School was always tough on me. I was always teased about being gay. I didn't wanna be around that. So I just left.{quote}

Tavaris "Teddy Ebony" Edwards plays with his pet Chihuahua Diego in his bedroom in Chesapeake, Va. "When I'm crying, he licks my tears." Teddy dropped out of high school when he was 16. "School was always tough on me. I was always teased about being gay. I didn't wanna be around that. So I just left."