¿WHAT IS THE NEXT ERA OF HIV PREVENTION?

HIV prevention has had two previous “eras” of prevention. When HIV/AIDS first broke, the primary message was “don’t get HIV or you’ll die.” This era was before the time of effective medication (pre-1996). Once the field discovered some basic medications, the second era of HIV started where prevention attempts had an implicit assumption that we…

¡THAT’S SO GAY!

TODAY IS ALL ABOUT THE GAYEST THING(S) YOU’VE DONE…SO I AM WONDERING WHAT ARE SOME OF THINGS YOU GUYS HAVE DONE THAT COULD BE CLASSIFIED AS BEING SO GAY?

ASK THIS BEFORE HOOKING UP…

The Internet has become a breeding ground for people to lie about everything and one has to be careful. Just because it looks good doesn’t mean that is what you are going to get when you meet.The picture is HOT!!! The conversation is flowing and he has just offered to come over your house. You…

TRUE BLOOD: SEASON 2, EPISODE 6 – HARD-HEARTED HANNA

On this episode of True Blood, we learn more about Bill’s history with Lorena, Sookie and Hugo attempt to infiltrate the Fellowship of the Sun, Tara and Eggs stumble upon more of Maryann’s shenanigans and Sam and Daphne take their relationship to a whole new level. BILL & LORENA: Eric has summoned Lorena, Bill’s maker,…

REMEMBERING E. LYNN HARRIS…

E. Lynn Harris, whose novels about successful and glamorous black men with sexual identity conflicts (and the women and men who love them) made him one of the nation’s most popular writers, died in Los Angeles on Thursday. He was 54 and lived in Atlanta.  Mr. Harris fell briefly ill earlier in the week on…

ANYTIME YOU NEED A FRIEND

ANYTIME YOU NEED A FRIEND is a song written and produced by American singer Mariah Carey and Walter Afanasieff, and recorded for Carey’s third studio album Music Box (1993). It is a gospel-tinged ballad whose protagonist informs a friend that anytime they need a friend she will be there. It was released as the album’s…

¡I DEFINE ME!

I am a beautiful Black man Living in a society that wishes to mold meBut my self-respect won’t allow anyone but myself to define me.I don’t have a need to be trendyInsubstantial judgments rarely do offend me I am who I am I choose freely who I wish to be It is not hard to…

¿WHAT AM I?

SKIN MEETS SKIN, HAIR MEETS HAIR & BALLS DISAPPEAR… ¿WHAT AM I?

INSTRUCTIONS FOR LIFE ~ WORDS BY DALAI LAMA ~

Give people more than they expect and do it cheerfully. Memorize your favorite poem. Don’t believe all you hear, spend all you have or sleep all you want. When you say, “I love you”, mean it. When you say, “I’m sorry”, look the person in the eye. Be engaged at least six months before you…

TRUE BLOOD: SEASON 2, EPISODE 5 – NEVER LET ME GO

On last night’s episode of TRUE BLOOD, Jason continues to impress his brainwashers with his promise, most significantly the delightful Sarah Newlin. Lafayette is back at Merlotte’s, which Maryann has turned into a wasp’s nest of discord in an effort to get back in Tara’s good graces. In Dallas, Sookie hopes that fellow telepath Barry…

DEFINING MY DIRECTION…

Today the beauty of both the universe AND man have met @ an intersection and I give myself PERMISSION to bask in its loveliness as I lose myself to the grandeur AND beauty of FATE! Today I fulfill the intense desire that will consequently change my life in SO many ways…NO longer will the world…

BEING YOUR OWN CHURCH…

What if you were born into a different culture? Would you have been conscious enough to find your way back to your current belief system? Or are your current beliefs merely a product of your environment AND NOT the result of conscious choice? Many churches are just a mixed of what came before AND MANY…