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About +daddy+drEw+

HIV awareness and treatment Advocate & Activist. Living with HIV since 2007. A friend. A partner. A dad to the HIV Community.

Chuchay and the likes of him

Chuchay is a minor who was “abused” by a neighbor but was given favors in exchange.  He needed the favors to help the family. But he also wanted the favors for some semblance of luxury like make-up kits and mobile … Continue reading

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12years & 45old: I am Here

07.29.2019 13 to 25years ago. I was younger. Impulsive.   I went to places. A lot of places. Bath houses. Cruising places. Movie houses. Bars.  And the legendary MIRC.   I had sex a lot, a LOT. I moved from one pad to … Continue reading

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Silence and a Half

07.12.2019 Oftentimes we encounter people from the community (even volunteers) going off grid, and we just think that they simply need some time off.  We go through the motion of our day-to-day activities pushing for more programs, more empowerment and … Continue reading

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Hiatus Mode Off

  So i haven’t been able to write lately.  Schedules just don’t seem to even let me open the website and browse.  But  I have been wanting to write (again).  Lately, I have watched the latest seasons of Lucifer and … Continue reading

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The Rising Cases of HIV in the Phils: What Now?

05.17.2019 So the March 2019-data came out today and yet again,  we have mixed reactions around the rising number of new cases in the country. First off, we look at the numbers and the most current reports say that we … Continue reading

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A Weekend At Galera

05.06.2019 The last time I went there was 2015 I think, with some of the REDx kids.  Last weekend, I was finally able to go visit Puerto Galera again with @iam_pansexual @james000014 @AriesBoiii @SuperTrix3 @kuya_daddy  and my partner, Kim.   It … Continue reading

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The Cling

04.15.2018 We cling, to memories so dear. To pain so deep. We cling to feel. The friendships so joyful, the past that cut us into a thousand pieces, the hope that may never be. We cling, so we can learn … Continue reading

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Coming Home

04.03.2019 You lost your way, you went somewhere you never imagined you could ever go.  Somewhere you thought was paradise. Somewhere you felt free. Yourself. You lost your way, you went to a place where acceptance was given, not begged … Continue reading

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Don’t Settle

Dear You, You have been hurt before, deceived even, or at least you felt that way. You felt you owed him so you stuck around, despite the pain. But it doesn’t mean you don’t have the choice– the will– to choose … Continue reading

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Your 2019 REDx Organizer

03.26.2018 Everyone had a hand in making sure that the noise online was sustained. Everyone also had to make direct messages to follow up with some attendee-wanna be who wouldn’t respond after registration. But there had to be division of … Continue reading

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