Is it better to pursue your passion or to let it remain a hobby? Here’s how Aimee Pong talks about her hobby — ice skating.
Certain sayings minimize the severity of what folks who live with mental illnesses go through. In this comic, Sage Coffey talks about their experience with panic attacks.
There’s evidence that millennials are quickly taking over the houseplant market. There are many theories as to why — health benefits, child proxies — but comic artist Katie Wheeler think it’s as simple as caring for something and feeling satisfied to see it thrive. Here’s how plants help her take care of herself.
It took Julia Bernhard a really long time to realize that her internalized homophobia was one of the reasons she felt so much pressure to dress in a high femme way. She felt safer when she could pass as straight. Read more about how she chooses to present herself now.
Throughout her life, Christine Suggs has been teased by other women for using pads instead of tampons. But she’s since learned that using pads is fairly common for women. Alternative period products are gaining traction, but it’ll be a long and slow change. Read more about the stigma she has faced here.
In my late 20s, Elizabeth Beier felt mounting expectations — from herself and society — to achieve certain things by age 30. As my 30th birthday came closer, she felt increasingly frantic. But now her goal for her 30s is to let go of what she is “supposed” to do in favor of what might truly make her happy. Read more about what she wants as she embarks on a new decade.