For the Love of French Fries

I am not being sex negative. I promise. I know it sounds like I am about to say something about reducing partners, and choosing higher quality...

Facing Mortality Head-On

Contemplating the End Letting go and facing mortality head-on by Hank Trout For a handful of months now, I’ve been contemplating a decision that I know many...

John Alex Houlton: Advocate

It’s that time once again to trek to bliss! That’s what I call the desert. I usually head to Palm Springs, but this time...

Black & Underinsured

I’ve led an interesting life in terms of the types of insurance coverage I’ve had over the past thirty-plus years of my life. As...

Lady Liberty

Now is that time of year to give thanks to all the blessings that we enjoy in this great country. When my great, great...

Fear & Judgment

Whether we’re searching for a relationship, companionship, or a casual fling, probably the biggest obstacle we face as poz individuals is other people’s fear....

Thanks to Whom?

When people discover that I have been a committed atheist since the age of nine (blame Methodist Sunday “Bible School”), they often ask, “Well,...

Jonathan & Derrick Allen-Young: Advocates

Someone once sang, Love is a many splendored thing. Well, it seems it applies to these two doves. Twenty-seven year old Jonathan Allen and twenty-five...

Just*in Time: Destigmatizing Sex Work

Happy Halloween, everyone. This month I’ll be addressing stigma and sex workers. Sex workers can be of all genders, sexual orientations, races, and any...

The Horror Show in Washington

Halloween always reminds me of the curious fact that we all enjoy being scared. Whether it’s watching campy Bela Lugosi or Boris Karloff movies...

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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...

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