I tested positive for HIV, the virus that causes Aids, on August 5th, 2009. This is my story.
I’m writing this here, if you’ll pardon the tongue planted firmly in cheek for a moment, ...
Officially an old man now.
As I am gathering my stuff to leave the cardiac ward, Philitrina, my afternoon nurse, gives me one additional bit of advice: Do not ignore the warning about not lifting ...
On this day long ago, Alois Alzheimer got a certain disease named after him. Would you want a disease named after you, even as a scientist?
What disease or condition would you ...
The Death of Sardanapalus
Lemar Koethe's spaceship house, what
Mitt Romney probably views as a
typical Iowa farm dwelling.
Mitt Romney has such a string of "out of touch" moments that there's ...
I meet you all the time. You hate Obama. You hate gay people. You hate black people, immigrants, Muslims, labor unions, women who want the right to make choices concerning their bodies, you ...
(This diary is written by an American expat living in the European Union who is a male business librarian who holds a graduate library degree (MLS) and a Master's degree in business administration ...
Last Sunday a group of Kossacks including MB, Navajo, Citisven, Norm, Glen the Plumber, Remembrance, catilinus and myself mad a trip down to Watsonville in the Pajaro Valley to visit ...
Last week I wrote a diary about giving.
Specifically I pledged to...
...do a diary a month... for a ...
Because of deeply personal issues I am taking a leave of absence from Daily Kos. Other than to say my reasons are not related to my health, I am not willing to discuss the matter in public. My ...