Kevin Hall reflects on the impact of the xoJane suicide article
As writers, we have a responsibility to do no harm. Here are some suggestions for how to think about difficult topics.
Staying in an unhappy marriage does more damage to your kids than you realize… and I’m a living example.
WHY didn’t he drink? Had he NEVER drunk? Did he care that I drink?
I feel incredibly lucky to have known, to still know, and/or to have obsessively loved each of these guys.
I searched for my biological father for years with no luck. Until that one phone call in 2008 changed it all.
I hope that he knows, because he would just get the biggest kick out of it.
The next time I saw him he was gone, sedated into unconsciousness and hooked up to what felt like hundreds of blinking machines.
Gina Florio found that this man was not only smart, but could teach her more than any man had before.
The seemingly benign moments do in fact matter.
In one of the proudest moments of my life, I changed my OkCupid profile from straight to bisexual.
“My roommates reminded me that he was, in effect, just a face and a voice on my laptop. That didn’t matter to me, and I didn’t listen.”
Please. Just stop.
When I read about folks hassling the bell ringers over Salvation Army policies, it’s hard not to think of it as a form of bullying.
Sometimes people respond really well to me and we eat cookies together. Sometimes I also get verbally or physically assaulted.
Lesley Kinzel wants to talk about the sex between Peter Quinn and the fat girl on Homeland, and why it makes people uncomfortable.