Over four days in November, 24 men were arrested at a two-story home in one of Murphy's newer neighborhoods after allegedly arranging to meet boys or girls there.Cruising-for-sex spots, in Rock Creek Park and Meridian Hill Park, just to name two, are attractions. On July 8 at a.m., Bill, the 55-year-old from Boston, leaves this message: "I'm delighted to be a part of this group." He then talks about his wife and how her knowing of his same-sex attraction "threatens" and "hurts" her. Paper presented atthe 59 Annual Southwestern Psychological Association Conference, Fort Worth, TX.
(The two practice safe sex, he says.) His wife, "in one way or another," he continues, has come "to accept it." He explains in a phone interview, "There are no road maps here." He pauses.Officers stopped Tatarko because his back windshield was broken out, which looked suspicious to police.When authorities questioned the girl they found holes in her story and decided to take her to headquarters for further investigation.How to tell two grown daughters about this very personal part of daddy's life? He attended Craig's conferences three times in the 1990s, and these days, he refers to himself as "gay," not "bisexual." "That period of going to the conferences was a period of transition for me. "It was a complete surprise to her" is all he would say. I am interested in applied medical anthropology, as the interaction of culture, health, society, and illness.