“My partner and I have wildly different jobs: He works at Amazon, and I’m a freelance artist. As we begin to talk about starting a family, it becomes more and more apparent that my feminist utopia of equal partnership and parenting is much more complicated, and distant, than expected.”

Katie Wheeler is an artist and illustrator based in Seattle.

Why are adult friendships so hard to make (and keep)?

A weekly comic by Katie Wheeler

Kung Fu helped me find mindfulness and purpose in working out

I’m hooked

A perfectly curated Instagram feed isn’t real life. Let’s celebrate our worst days instead.

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