Discussion of news topics with a point of view, including narratives by individuals regarding their own experiences

One of the nice things about growing older is getting the chance to approach old problems in new, more informed ways. As a cartoonist, I have dealt with burnout periodically and often pushed myself to “get over it” to my own detriment. This time I took a different approach.

Here’s why I miss the mindless, in-between moments of my pre-pandemic routine

I thought cutting out that time would make me more productive, but that hasn’t been true

My double mastectomy made me reevaluate: What do my breasts mean to me?

The decision had been weighing on me since I tested positive for the BRCA2 gene

I used to think there was one way to have a relationship. Then I discovered polyamory.

Practicing ethical non-monogamy isn’t just freeing; it’s true to who I am