Jairo Flores D’l Carpio: Advocate

His vibrant name could be a fitting moniker for a foreign sports car. “Here’s your snoopy reporter, Ruby Comer, cruising the streets in my...

War and AIDS

Sexual violence during wartime is shaping the epidemic—it’s time we address it Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren Most people think of HIV transmission as taking...

Caregiver in Thailand

Around the World, Those Living with HIV/AIDS & Other Illnesses Depend on the Voluntary Work of Care. by Patricia Nell Warren According to the Center for...

KDrew

by Ruby Comer Call me an Old Fart. I just can’t get used to these fandangled hi-tech contraptions—DVRs, iPods, DVDs, computers, faxes, cells, and on...

Homeless in San Francisco

Throughout the thirty-one years that I have dealt with HIV/AIDS I have faced many serious challenges, but none so daunting as the one I...

We Care—We Are the AIDS Community!

Thanks for Everything! Not to be maudlin, but by the first week of October I felt I deserved a pity party or at least a...

Just*in Time: October 2013

Just*in Time by Justin B. Terry-Smith Justin, I was recently diagnosed with HIV and I have been dealing with it pretty well but there are still...

Lost & Found

Lost & Found The disorientation of survival calls for us to create new ways to navigate by Mark Olmsted I came out very early, at sixteen, in...

Just*in Time: April 2017

Whenever we divulge our HIV status we never can predict what reaction we get. But we all know that there are common questions that...

Toward a New Definition of “Survivor”

Like many of our fiercest advocates and activists, I have complained that we Long-Term Survivors of HIV/AIDS are almost universally neglected in our governments’...

LATEST POSTS

Meet Clay Brown: Fiction by Christina Renee Milliner

Meet Clay Brown by Christina Renee Milliner “My name is Clay Brown, I’m 19, and I was born with HIV.” Four sets of questioning eyes glared at...

Tribute: Andy Vélez