What Are Words For

Now and again I come undone trying to write this letter to the reader. Very familiar with my writer’s block, my managing editor emailed...

Vive La France!

October marks the anniversary of Rock Hudson’s death from AIDS-related causes at age fifty-nine. October 2, to be exact. It had only been a...

Prevention: The Sequel

Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water....As I watch news coverage of the recent shark attacks off the...

Seven Banned Words

Just when I thought it was safe to be an HIV-positive American, I read that there are words that are no longer safe from...

Blood Simple

One day there won’t be a virus known as HIV and the last person living with AIDS will have died, not from the disease...

Keeping Our Heads Above Water

Sounds fishy to me! As we go to press, the Olympics are winding down and the suffering of tens of thousands of lives in...

Longtime Discussion

As we went to press, another month goes by where the political campaigns on both sides of the aisle, with few exceptions, continue to...

Out Loud & Proud

Frontdesk by David Waggoner Just the other day, a couple of friends of mine were talking about how they couldn’t wait for the second season of...

Mayday, Mayday!

Maybe it’s me, but doesn’t it seem odd that Charlie Sheen is no longer making headlines now that the announcement of his HIV status...

Children of the Revolution

Many moons ago, my father served as an intelligence officer, even briefing President John F. Kennedy during the tense days of the Cuban Missile...

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The Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation announced on February 16, 2018 that the organization has entered into an ongoing partnership with The Standard, Hollywood. The fundraising...

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