From time to time I’m asked to speak on TV and radio about my journey with HIV, my story and the work I do. In September I was asked to return to BBC WM…
From the date of my diagnosis, I chose to never hide my status from my daughter. I wanted her to be able to talk to me about anything and everything…
Insomnia is defined as “habitual sleeplessness; inability to sleep” but the effects are much more dramatic and far reaching than missing out on a little shut eye.
I went to an open mic night forum on chem sex called ‘Let’s Talk About Gay Sex and Drugs’. It was truly fascinating, hearing so many people’s experiences with drug use and the way it’s affected their lives.
I don’t know why, I think I’ve always had a strong paternal instinct and want to be able to raise a child in a loving environment, trying to teach it right from wrong and how to be a good person.
I never think the loneliness of mental health is properly understood or acknowledged by people. Especially by the people who are meant to care.