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Positive Voices

Dale Peck weaves previously published journalism and original recollections and essays into a powerful testament to his time in the trenches of the AIDS epidemic. Here he recalls his friendship with Derek, a man he considered “a more authentic version of myself,” although almost everything he knew about him would turn out to be false. 

July 17 2015 9:07 AM

Confessions of a hypochondriac who didn’t almost get HIV

March 24 2015 2:35 PM

One man’s irrational thoughts about transmission

February 19 2015 10:00 AM

Why a temporary false-positive HIV diagnosis was a blessing in disguise

January 14 2015 10:30 AM

The bittersweet life of the long-term AIDS survivor

December 01 2014 10:00 AM

In honor September’s National Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, meet 20 great guys who are reinventing what it means to be HIV-positive in 2014.

September 02 2014 3:15 PM

Jerick Hoffer (a.k.a. Jinkx Monsoon) on his childhood lessons in AIDS and choosing to test at home

August 01 2014 9:29 AM

Scottish writer Damian Barr recalls the bittersweet events of 1987 — a year limned by AIDS, puberty, and the mambo — in Maggie & Me

March 24 2014 9:18 AM

Some positive men believe their “undetectable” viral load makes them safe — but how safe is safe?

September 19 2013 4:00 AM