Sally Fernandez

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Whatever “Simon says” you best take heed! Simon is a relentless, conniving, and conspiring character in my galpal Sally Fernandez’s recently...

Good Guys & Bad Guys

Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren When Commercial Interests Cloud AIDS Research, Who Wins & Who Loses? The AIDS establishment see themselves as the good guys....

Gregory Haney

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Los Olivos, CA I’m winding down in wine country. Grazing the prairie, I behold sculpted vineyards steeped in history, horses swaggering...

Re: Suicide

Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren What can we learn by looking at the social context around this “taboo” act? A friend of mine recently phoned me,...

Benjamin Bonenfant

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Rome, Italy I gravitate toward the “young’uns” because they have that spirit of life! Now blend that with one of the...

Just*in Time: April 2012

by Justin B. Terry-Smith Justin, I found you through a search on Google for HIV. I need your help. I am an HIV-negative female. I have...

Just*in Time: March 2012

by Justin B. Terry-Smith What’s up, Justin? Listen, I’ve been reading and watching your blog, Justin’s HIV Journal, and I’ve been a fan of yours and...

Darren Carnall

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Assisi, Italy At last, I made it! Ever since I chose St. Francis of Assisi (1182–1226) to be my patron saint...

Just*in Time: February 2012

by Justin B. Terry-Smith Hi Justin, I was just wondering what your view was on abstinence? Do you think it’s a good thing, possible, or is...
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HEROES

Monica Johnson, executive director of HEROES, likes acronyms. “We’re the acronym queens down here!” “Down here” is Columbia, in northeast Louisiana, and the acronyms...

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