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I am an exmarine and have worked as an electrician, I was diagnosed with HIV in 2005 and was confirmed to have had AIDS. I was unaware and never tested so I have been living HIV positive for 16 years or so now. I was hospitalized in 2005 with crytococcal Menengis and came close to death...I felt myself slipping away which I can relate to drowning. It was by the grace of GOD I am here now 6 years later. I stopped working on the advice of my doctors but do not want to leave this world without doing all I can. I write and also paint which I put on Etsy as Davesrecoveryartwork. I enjoy painting and relish in the fact that I no longer look for peace or self worth through working as I used to I am at last at peace

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Poetry is not the expression of personality but an escape from personality.

T. S. Eliot (1888-1965) American-English poet and playwright.

dobguy1’s Poems (12)

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Labotomy 0
Spider Web 0
Piano Man 1
Durham NC 0
The Watcher 0
Think you have it Hard? 0
Hospitalized 0
My Friend 0
The Man In The Mirror 0
Loving Yourself 0
The Surfer 0
Fall from Grace 1