Shawn + Gwenn

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School is back in session, and sexual health should be included among the many things that teenagers and young adults are learning about. But unfortunately, it isn’t a priority. The… Read more

#DoingItMyWay Through the Ups and Downs

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This Summer has been a doozy. I kicked things off in June with some mild depression. Apparently I have Seasonal Summer Depression- my love pointed this out a few years… Read more

Going Viral, Bleeding Out My Ass and #DoingItMyWay

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I recently spoke to POZ about a tweet that went viral. You can read about it here: https://www.poz.com/article/hiv-tweet-regarding-selfmade-billionaire-kylie-jenner-goes-viral This is the story about the behind behind the story. The nitty-gritty… Read more

Your Cure: An HIV Anthem For Everyone

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Your Cure (Company) from MerceTheSeries on Vimeo. Last September I had the privilege of going up to Brooklyn to play a cameo role in Merce, Season 2. I remember the… Read more

32 Years Ago: A Ryan White Milestone

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Jeanne White-Ginder visited her son, Ryan’s, grave this week and posted this picture to Facebook. Friday, June 30, 1985 marked 32 years to the day when Ryan was denied admittance… Read more

#DoingIt National HIV Testing Day

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Gwenn and I are proud to be a part of the CDC’s Act Against AIDS campaign, “Doing It”, which is all about HIV testing. As a sero-diverse (poz/neg) couple, we… Read more

Why I’m #DoingIt For National HIV Testing Day #NHTD

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Today is National HIV Testing Day. I’m HIV positive, and my partner, Gwenn, is HIV negative. We both know our status and that’s important for our health. A couple of… Read more

Annie Lennox on HIV Prevention and Funding Needs

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Last month Gwenn and I had the privilege of speaking about HIV education and prevention on Al Jazeera’s The Stream, representing sero-discordant couples. Annie Lennox and activists from around the… Read more