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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!

0820, 2020

Don’t Worry, Thom Brennaman. We Know Exactly Who You Are.

By |August 20th, 2020|

(Tim Boyle/Getty) It has been ages since I have heard someone say the word “fag.” God knows the word is regularly weaponized on playgrounds and hurled from passing cars. I suppose that members [...]

084, 2020

One Night with the Gay Man Who Slept with Thousands

By |August 4th, 2020|

The ceiling fan isn’t twirling fast enough to cool our bodies, not after the cardio workout we just had. My husband turns the fan switch higher and begins a search around the room for his [...]

0730, 2020

‘My Fabulous Disease’ Wins GLAAD Award for Outstanding Blog

By |July 30th, 2020|

The 2020 GLAAD Award for Outstanding Blog has been awarded to My Fabulous Disease. The GLAAD Awards were established in 1990 to recognize “outstanding representations of the LGBTQ community in media.” Long-term HIV survivor and [...]

0728, 2020

Gay Brothers Grieve an AIDS Death in 1989… with a Funny Video

By |July 28th, 2020|

Richard King and Mark S. King in November, 1989 My brother Richard will tell you stories about his long-time partner, Emil Matzner, with great enthusiasm. Emil’s endearing quirks, their adventures as a couple, [...]

0721, 2020

The Scorching Words of Ravyn Wngz are an Activism Manifesto

By |July 21st, 2020|

Ravyn Wngz, a Toronto Black Lives Matter (BLM) activist, never had to raise her voice on Sunday, when she delivered a scathing rebuke of systemic racism and privilege. Her beautiful words pierced the heart just [...]

0718, 2020

‘Welcome to Chechnya’ is Traumatizing. Now Go Watch It.

By |July 18th, 2020|

Welcome to Chechnya, the unnerving new documentary by filmmaker David France, stopped playing in my living room a full hour ago and I’m still trying to shake it. That may take some time, considering the [...]

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