Hard Author:Wayne Hoffman Moe Pearlman has a reputation in New York City. But now he has to put his mouth to other uses speaking up for himselfand his community when a conservative mayor plans to wipe gay sexuality off the Manhattan map. At first, Moe has a group of like-minded friends to back him up. Frank is regaining his sexual prowess at the age of 50, but thin... more »ks he can only get some if he pays for it. Aaron is not happy that his new boyfriend is a hustler. Moe's ex-lover, Gene, who is HIV-positive, is treated like a health risk by his new partner, and Moe's own boyfriend, Max, is disturbed by his partner's promiscuous behavior after catching him in the middle of some group action.
As the sexual politics begin to heat up, Moe's allies cool way down. He's left alone to face off against Frank DeSoto, publisher of the only gay newspaper who has sided with the Mayor's moral stance against freedom of sexual expression. « less