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The Accidental Scribe

I love books - the smell, the weight of one in my hands and most of all the excitement of finding one I don't want to end.

Borrowed Time - one of the greatest love stories...

Borrowed Time: An AIDS Memoir - Paul Monette

Paul Monette was a brilliant writer who died in 1995 of AIDS.  In his book "Borrowed Time" he chronicled his his long-time relationship with Roger Horwitz and their battle to keep Roger alive when he was diagnosed with AIDS.  The tenderness and love Paul showed his lover/"little friend" transcends sexuality, disease, homophobia.  It is simply a testament to the strength and endurance of love