Bright Lights, Small City

Bright Lights, Small City

Reject HIV Prejudice & Find Someone on Your Level

Another Failed Relationship Another Lesson Learned In my last column, I mentioned a trip I was taking to Baltimore to visit yet another guy I had...

Quitting Smoking

I'm Coming Out After the battles quieted, there was still the smoke by John Francis Leonard I’ve fought many a personal battle in the past fourteen or...

The Breakthrough: Finding the Answers You Didn’t Even Know You Were...

The Breakthrough Finding the answers you didn't even know you were looking for by John Francis Leonard It was just another day at my psychologist’s office....

Tears & T Cells

Tears & T Cells My diagnosis was a quiet bomb, but the aftershocks still resound by John Francis Leonard Well, as you know, I have your...

While Rome Burns…

While Rome Burns... Have We Gone Mad? by John Francis Leonard America, and the rest of the world, has been sorely tested for months now by the...

What If?

What If? If Wishes Were Horses... by John Francis Leonard I don’t hold much faith in nursing regret. Everything that happens in our lives, both good and bad,...

Positive About My Faith

Positive About My Faith A Lost and Found Journey of Spirituality by John Francis Leonard I’m not religious in the traditional sense. Organized religion and its prejudice...

If You Stand for Nothing

One of the luxuries of the full-time career I left behind some years ago was dental coverage. Luckily, until recently anyway, I’d never even...

Elizabeth, Larry & Diana

Three Heroes Honoring Dame Elizabeth Taylor, Larry Kramer and Princess Di by John Francis Leonard When we recently lost that great man of letters and prominent activist,...

What I Learned from My Partners, All AIDS Widowers

Every relationship has something to teach us. In my life, I’ve had three serious relationships, a lot of misses, but three hits (so to...

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Positively Fearless

Absolutely, Positively Fearless Self-Care in Times of a Pandemic Is Crucial by Hank Trout Living your best life while HIV-positive requires a huge amount of self-care—learning your...

The Tornado Has Returned