LGBTQ+ issues vlogger Riyadh Khalaf is in the process of writing a book.
Riyadh, who made the announcement on Twitter, says he hopes the book will be “a life bible for young gay boys”. It will include anecdotes from his life as well as practical advice for young gay men and their families. Riyadh says the book is something he “badly needed at 16”.
Why I'm writing a book and what it's about 📕👇🏼 pic.twitter.com/VQtG42GVFA
— Riyadh Khalaf (@RiyadhK) October 18, 2017
Reactions on Twitter have been almost universally positive:
This sounds great man, own dat 💩
— Éanna (@eannaaah) October 18, 2017
That's incredible, well done!!
— Lydia 🌹 (@LydiaGreatrix) October 18, 2017
This is wonderful. Wish you were around when I was young. Thank you
— Jeff Milligan-Lujan (@milligan_jeff) October 19, 2017
In his tweet, Khalaf stated that the book would take him 18 months to compile. At the moment, no publisher or release date have been announced.