Michael Lamb

HIV-positive millennial Michael "Miss Mikey" Lamb is a contributor to, as well as an author, life coach, and empowerment speaker -- but none of his titles hold greater weight to him than "Cousin Mike." He blogs at This column is a project of Plus, Positively Aware, POZ, and Q Syndicate, the LGBT wire service. Visit their websites –,, and – for the latest updates on HIV/AIDS.

Positive Thoughts: I'm an HIV-Positive Gay Man Committed to Racial Justice

The day the universe decided it wanted to see sugar, spice and everything nice, it was June 10, 1991 – the day I was born. Even as a child, I was always talkative and quite the jokester. Winning "Loudest," "Class Clown," and "Most Likely to Work for [...]