Long-Term Survivors 2018

Long-Term Survivors 2018

Russell Deason: Advocate

Tough as Nails For Singer/Pianist Russell Deason, Surviving is a Cabaret by Hank Trout Photographed Exclusively for A&U by Michael Kerner When Russell Deason was growing up in...

“I Am HIV-Positive”

Every time I give a tour at the AIDS foundation I currently work for, I share my status and say out loud, “I am...

Jerry Torre: Writer & Advocate

Harvesting Hope Just Before the Dawn of AIDS, Jerry Torre Accidentally Encountered Fame, Followed By Addiction, Depression, HIV, and Finally—Redemption by Dann Dulin, with Mark Rebernik In...

A Hollow Victory

A Hollow Victory From fighting for our rights to fighting for our lives & back again by Harry Breaux As I put this blank sheet of electronic...

Golden Compass

Truly Golden The AIDS Generation Navigates Aging with the Aid of a “Compass” by Hank Trout Photographed Exclusively for A&U by Michael Kerner From the very beginning of...

The Billys

Finding Common Ground Among Its Many Heart-Centered Aims, The Billys Embraces Unity Across Serostatus by Lewis Nightingale Photos by Dave Hall Photography It’s a hot July afternoon at...

My Fight with HIV

My fight with HIV began before 1981. I was the third person diagnosed with GRID, at Georgetown University Hospital just before my fifteenth birthday....

Friendship & Long-Term Surviving

Voice & Dance Lessons We should remember to celebrate friends helping friends by Hank Trout Friends have brought to my attention that my For the Long Run...

Alfie Pettit: Advocate

Untucked Alan “Alfie” Pettit, aka Arial Trampway, the Inimitable Drag Queen of Palm Springs, Educates Others About the Epidemic From Firsthand Knowledge by Dann Dulin I was...

Dear Class of ’68

Dear Class of '68 Why I'm not attending my 50th reunion by Lewis Nightingale Dear Jim, Thanks for asking why I’m not coming to our 50th Reunion this...

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Navigating Serodiscordant Attitudes

Here I Go Again Different Guy, Same Story? by John Francis Leonard Well, I said I would take a long break from talking about the long-distance relationships...