Sleeping in a box for Box City

If you exit the I-710 to Valley Boulevard in the morning or mid-day, you would usually see a shambling figure standing by the end of the freeway. Sometimes itโ€™s a man wearing a camouflage jacket, holding a cardboard saying โ€œAnything Helps,โ€ and gazing aimlessly at the busy students and workers in their cars. Maybe one of them would be willing enough to donate him something. … Continue reading Sleeping in a box for Box City

Afflicted Nature: Artistic Inspiration to Get Tested

At the end of 2012, there were an estimated 914,826 persons living with diagnosed HIV infection in the United States, according to statistics from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). By 2013, there were approximately 47,352 more diagnosis of HIV infection made across the nation. And almost 1 in 8 (12.8%) of those people are not aware of their infection. Following Charlie Sheenโ€™s … Continue reading Afflicted Nature: Artistic Inspiration to Get Tested