“You feel shitty emotionally, there’s just a lot of shame involved, like, it’s really terrible. But what nobody tells you about herpes is that it’s not really that bad.”

Conversations About Herpes: Part I of an ongoing series in which we talk about STIs.

A Chronological List of Things Men Said to Me After I Told Them I Had Herpes

How I Found Out I Didn’t Have the Herpes I’d Been Living With for Four Years

Ask a Clueless Lady

The Perks of Herpes