Positively Literary

Positively Literary

Scent of a Woman

Scent of a Woman For days I touched you, your moist feverish skin, rubbed your swollen saffron limbs with almond-scented oil. I breathed prayers rhythmically to the hypnotic sound of the...

a small victory

a small victory It is three weeks after being told of his newly risen counts, two weeks after my official undetectable diagnosis, and the first time we’ve returned to making truly passionate love. We...


1985: 745 Healthy Gay Men

1985: 745 Healthy Gay Men Part VII of an Ongoing Chronicle of the First Fifteen Years of the AIDS Pandemic by Bruce Ward After returning to the...

Hector Jiminez: Advocate

Loss, Fighting, Waiting