ALSO READ: have faith and learn to trust God"There are a lot of misconceptions about what it means to be living with HIV. Ultimately, everyone’s lives are different – how you cope with your diagnosis and how you move forward will be unique. Read these stories about some people’s experiences of being diagnosed with and living with HIV. If you have your own story to tell, you can share it with us here Share your story and we'll do our best to publish it on our website. Just let us know if you’d like to remain anonymous. Your information will be kept private.