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    17 Reasons Why I'm Especially Proud to Be American Right Now

    Political relations in the US are tenuous at best right now, and I know a lot of people who feel ashamed. Ashamed of who we elected, ashamed of our nationalist pride, ashamed of who we're hurting, ashamed that there is so much prejudice still. I'm ashamed of a lot of those things too. But we […] More

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    To President-Elect Trump, Please Prove My Fears Wrong

    This is a pointless plea, and part of me knows that, but nonetheless, please, prove me wrong. Show me that you can learn, that you’re taking this job seriously, that you care about something other than your own publicity. As we come upon your inauguration, I know people are feeling a lot of things. Many […] More

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    20 Things You'll Only Understand If You Curse Like a Fucking Lady

    We may be a bit socially uncouth, but we're still good ass people. Just maybe a little misunderstood. We're not rude, or inconsiderate, or anything of the sort. We're just colorful, and that's a good thing. Still, there are some experiences we all share when our language of choice is a little bit…let's say, "crass."  […] More

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    30 Conversations Bisexual People Would Like to Say 'bi-bye' To

    So you just found out the person you’re talking to is bi. Or maybe you’ve known for a while, and you just have some comments you’re dying to make.  It’s just so fascinating, or so weird, or so offensive to you. Well, frankly, it’s none of those things to you, because another person’s orientation is […] More

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    Don't Marry Someone Unless…

    I have seen more articles, social media posts, and general rants going around about what features you should look for in the person you spend your life with. Marry someone who reads a lot because here’s a list of what they can do for you. Marry someone who has siblings, because here’s a list of […] More

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    9 Goals for Myself During a Trump Presidency

    I know we’re all getting sick of hearing about the election results. I’m getting sick of writing about them. I’m angry and I’m scared and I don’t understand, and I keep going back and forth between nauseating fear and rage, and optimism and a desire to just put love into the world. The more I […] More

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    Why Yes, I Will Cut Ties Over Politics

    There are so many posts about how important it is to be united, build bridges, see past our differences, or any other variation on the same sentiment. Difference of opinion shouldn't drive a wedge between communities or between people, they say. But here's the problem with that: This isn't just a disagreement on whether or […] More

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    After the Upset: Our New Call to Arms

    So Trump won. I’ll be honest–this was the last result I would have wanted, for a number of reasons. But it happened, and as much as I’d love to jump ship and move to Canada, the United States of America is my home. I will accept the results of the election. But I will not […] More

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    Read This If You Need to Put an End to The Shitty Relationships in Your Life

    I know what you’re thinking: Break-ups are hard, and surely there are no hard lines in life when it comes to write or wrong, good or bad people. Well, that’s certainly true. But this isn’t just about break-ups. This is about all kinds of relationships (romantic, platonic, familial, and more). And this isn’t about hard […] More

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    5 Truths of the 'Sex Positivity Movement'

    5 Aspects of the Sex Positivity Movement That You Need to Know All right, ladies and gents, let's have a talk. Sex positivity is important, and I am absolutely loving this movement towards making sure people aren't shamed for being sexual, or for their sexual orientation and gender. Don't get me wrong, most of the […] More

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    8 Reasons to Suck at Stuff

    So you suck at something. You probably suck at a LOT of things. Sometimes you suck at something you're supposed to be good at and wonder if you were ever actually any good at the thing, or if you've just sucked at it all along and no one had the heart to tell you. It's […] More

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