June #24 : Farewells - by Mark O'Donnell

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Nowhere Else to Go

Great Escapes

Gotta Light?

The Great Sex Debate

Made in Japan

Clipped Wings

The Vinyl Solution

Into the Woods

Hazel's House

Open Windows

S.O.S.-June 1997

Mailbox-June 1997

Ad Lip

A Higher Standard

Just Not Like a Prayer

Who's Sore-y Now?

Say What-June 1997

Devil to Pay

Web of Cries

On Pins and Needles

Fatal Attraction

Cocktails for Kids

To B or Not to B

Pot Doc Stalked

Obituaries

Alexander the Great(ish)

POZ Picks-June 1997

Skin Traders

Absolutely Fabregas

Barbarians at the Gates

Borders on Madness

A Second Look

Painful Truths

Before the Revolution

Riding Bareback

The Fleecing of Oprah

Barrier Blues

Mixed and Matched

To Tell the Truth

The Borders of Health

Road Trip Grub Tips

Following Your HAART

TLC for Your Largest Organ

Art and Soul

Farewells



Most Popular Lessons

The HIV Life Cycle

Shingles

Herpes Simplex Virus

Syphilis & Neurosyphilis

Treatments for Opportunistic Infections (OIs)

What is AIDS & HIV?

Hepatitis & HIV


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June 1997

Farewells

by Mark O'Donnell

The best of underwear loses its elastic.
At least the bankrupt storefront makes a funky gypsy home.
On radio: "Due to heavy snow, Our Savior is closed."
The dead neighbor still gets mail from Planned Parenthood.
Strange moment: The despised landlady died today.
Leaving family reunions, remember: Kiss the woman, hug the men.
Gorgeous sunset on a crumbling ghetto: a mother calls her children in.
Falling asleep: Distant car alarm, then everything starts to float.
If you've made your peace, zero is a positive number.
We may not meet again, but, ah, we have met.



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