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Giving Thanks to My Readers: A Blog Entry by Tim Hinkhouse Img
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Giving Thanks to My Readers: A Blog Entry by Tim Hinkhouse

After receiving a swell of responses from around the world, Hinkhouse says, "I am encouraged that there are decent human beings in the world who are willing to care about other people besides themselves."

Tearing Up: Handling the Emotional Effects of HIV -- A Blog Entry by Tim Hinkhouse Img
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Tearing Up: Handling the Emotional Effects of HIV -- A Blog Entry by Tim Hinkhouse

"I get that HIV is an illness that affects us physically ... over the years, I have gotten colds, the flu, and even pneumonia," Hinkhouse writes. "But the greatest sickness I have had to battle is how this disease makes me feel mentally and emotional...

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Hamlet Behind Bars: Appreciated for Our Talents, Not Judged for Past Actions

"Why would visitors keep coming back year after year to see 'some inmates' convicted of horrible crimes perform Shakespeare?" Hinkhouse writes. "Apparently there are people in society that understand mistakes are made and we are still human beings de...

Love Doesn't Just Happen One Day a Year, Celebrate It Every Day: A Blog Entry by Tim Hinkhouse Img
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Love Doesn't Just Happen One Day a Year, Celebrate It Every Day: A Blog Entry by Tim Hinkhouse

As single man, Tim Hinkhouse has some advice for couples, "Loving gestures can happen every day. Do the dishes. Say please and thank you. Take out the garbage. See, it is the little things that affect people the most!"

Reflecting on a Lifetime: How I've Changed Since My Diagnosis -- A Blog Entry by Tim Hinkhouse Img
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Reflecting on a Lifetime: How I've Changed Since My Diagnosis -- A Blog Entry by Tim Hinkhouse

Blogger Tim Hinkhouse reflects on how his diagnosis has given him a new perspective and has inspired him to help others living with HIV.

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I Am Reaching Out and Asking for Help

Tim writes, "If you are interested in advocating to right a wrong, I need you to step up and help me!"

My Superhero! A Blog Entry by Tim Hinkhouse Img
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My Superhero! A Blog Entry by Tim Hinkhouse

"Does anyone out there know a superhero? I know several, but not in the traditional sense of out fighting crime, having special powers, wearing a snazzy costume," Tim says. "No, these people I am talking about have saved me from myself and they dress...

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A Gift From the World of Music: A Blog Entry by Tim Hinkhouse

"Do you ever notice that there are songs that will resonate all the way to your soul and make you feel so great that there isn't anything or anyone who can spoil your mood?," Tim asks. "That is truly a gift from that world of music."

It's About Time That Something Is Done About the High Rates of Incarceration: A Blog Entry by Tim Hinkhouse Img
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It's About Time That Something Is Done About the High Rates of Incarceration: A Blog Entry by Tim Hinkhouse

"My being HIV positive and having consensual unprotected sexual intercourse. I was charged with attempted murder, which on paper is a violent crime. But in reality it is non-violent. After more than 20 years of incarceration, how long should I be in ...

Teach Us Life Skills So We Can Succeed After Release: A Blog Entry by Tim Hinkhouse Img
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Teach Us Life Skills So We Can Succeed After Release: A Blog Entry by Tim Hinkhouse

"Most people in prison will one day return to society, so why not teach them new life skills and give them a reason upon release to stay out of trouble?" Tim wonders.