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Mark S. King

Welcome, My Friends . . .

I’m an HIV positive gay man in recovery from drug addiction. What’s not to love?

Be sure to check my entire video library here or browse my blog postings below. Get ready for some frank opinion, inspirational writing, debate on sexual politics, videos of poz life featuring my family and friends, and even some infamous drag. And please follow me on Twitter and join the My Fabulous Disease Facebook page!

0810, 2021

For a Second Year, COVID Reduces USCHA to a Virtual Event

By |August 10th, 2021|

  Ultimately, the organizers of the United States Conference on HIV/AIDS (USCHA) ran out of viable options for hosting the largest annual HIV conference in the country as an in-person event. For weeks, as the [...]

0723, 2021

A Complete History of HIV/AIDS Will Depend on You

By |July 23rd, 2021|

And when you’re gone, who remembers your name? Who keeps your flame? Who tells your story? Who tells your story? Who tells your story? — From the musical Hamilton   In March of 1985, I stood [...]

062, 2021

He Wrote That First AIDS Report in 1981. He Has a Lot More to Say.

By |June 2nd, 2021|

Michael Gottlieb, MD (photo: Elizabeth Nathane) This June 5, 2021 marks 40 years since the famous report in a CDC publication, the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR), in which Dr. Michael Gottlieb outlined the [...]

0518, 2021

When Our Masks are Removed, What Will Be Revealed?

By |May 18th, 2021|

Last night I sat with my husband and a member of our pod (is there a more 2020 expression than that?) as we watched a perfectly sweet and entertaining movie that gets pretty sad at [...]

0512, 2021

Sir Elton John and Olly Alexander Absolutely Crush “Its a Sin”

By |May 12th, 2021|

Sir Elton John has always shown great generosity towards younger artists, especially those with whom he shares a sense of theatrical DNA. At the Brit Awards last night, the legendary performer and lifelong HIV/AIDS activist [...]

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