The flipside of herpes.

Our friend and sometime guest instructor Midori has written a very thoughtful, honest, and provocative article about living with herpes and how it “saved her life.”

A choice quote:

If I hadn’t contracted herpes in college, I think I would have engaged in a lot of stupid, unsafe sex. I’d likely have contracted far more serious sexual transmitted conditions. Let’s be serious, I’d be… Dead.

Read it.