Follow Us
https://www.thebody.com/author/mark-s-king

Latest by Mark S. King

The Charlie Sheen Moment You Probably Missed: A Blog Entry by Mark S. King Img
News

The Charlie Sheen Moment You Probably Missed: A Blog Entry by Mark S. King

Mark S. King remains struck by the eyes of a vulnerable man during his singular, desperate moment of grace.

Why I Wiped HIV Off My Face Img
Personal Stories

Why I Wiped HIV Off My Face

Even as a proud long-term HIV survivor, Mark S. King didn't like how facial wasting stripped away his choice of when to disclose his status. These videos chronicle his success with facial wasting treatments.

Recovering From Meth, Rebuilding a Sex Life: A Blog Entry by Mark S. King Img
Personal Stories

Recovering From Meth, Rebuilding a Sex Life: A Blog Entry by Mark S. King

Mark S. King recognized himself on page after page of a new book on gay men and crystal meth, including the fusing of sexuality and addiction, stumbling blocks of recovery and the deep shame that haunts active addiction and the recovery process.

The 2015 United States Conference on AIDS: A Video Blog by Mark S. King Img
Personal Stories

The 2015 United States Conference on AIDS: A Video Blog by Mark S. King

Fresh from the U.S. Conference on AIDS, Mark S. King brings us three AIDS czars, one stripper pole, a ferocious batch of trans protestors and more inspirational front-line workers than you can shake a stick at.

Comedy and HIV: A (Funny) Conversation -- A Blog Entry by Mark S. King Img
Personal Stories

Comedy and HIV: A (Funny) Conversation -- A Blog Entry by Mark S. King

When actor and writer Charles Sanchez began his web musical series, Merce, he joined the ranks of a fairly small club: those of us living with HIV who have mined our lives for comedy.

The Wonderful, Stigma-Bashing Wizards of Poz: A Blog Entry by Mark S. King Img
News

The Wonderful, Stigma-Bashing Wizards of Poz: A Blog Entry by Mark S. King

Any campaign that blends living with HIV with a sense of empowerment and joy always grabs Mark S. King's attention. A new fave is the Wizards of Poz, a social media campaign that celebrates people living with HIV who are taking charge of their lives....

5 Reasons to Take the HIV Test Right Now: A Blog Entry by Mark S. King Img

5 Reasons to Take the HIV Test Right Now: A Blog Entry by Mark S. King

Did you know that you can have a personal stake in ending the AIDS epidemic? It's called getting an HIV test! Mark S. King outlines five reasons to say yes to the test.

The Visual AIDS Web Gallery: Proud to Be Positive -- A Blog Entry by Mark S. King Img
Personal Stories

The Visual AIDS Web Gallery: Proud to Be Positive -- A Blog Entry by Mark S. King

Can you be positive and proud? In a new Visual AIDS Web Gallery, Mark S. King poses that very question.

The Odds of Love: A Blog Entry by Mark S. King Img
Personal Stories

The Odds of Love: A Blog Entry by Mark S. King

Mark S. King didn't think he'd have another chance at love later in life -- until he met Michael, who he is set to wed next month.

AHF Reinstates Advocacy Funding and They Totally Mean It This Time: A Blog Entry by Mark S. King Img
News

AHF Reinstates Advocacy Funding and They Totally Mean It This Time: A Blog Entry by Mark S. King

After defunding a Louisiana advocacy event two weeks ago because a litigant in a case against AHF was funding it, AHF has given the funding back -- and claimed they never took it away.