comics

I’m fat. When thin people say they ‘need’ to lose weight, imagine how that makes me feel.

I know others don’t mean to offend me. But they do.

A stranger told her he had an ‘Asian fetish.’ Then things escalated.

Meg O’Shea’s story is one of many in ‘Drawing Power,’ a forthcoming collection of comics dealing with sexual violence and harassment

Navigating sobriety in my mid-20s hasn’t been easy. Here’s how I’ve managed to avoid alcohol for a year.

Concerts, comedy shows and industry nights always seem to be at bars

A new book captures stories of sexual violence, harassment and survival, in comic form. Here’s a glimpse inside.

In ‘Drawing Power,’ a forthcoming collection of comics, more than 60 artists share their accounts

I spent years wearing tight dresses to pass as straight. Here’s what it took for me to be okay with my identity.

I was raised in a conservative area with no space for gender expression

‘So old’ and ‘so tired’: What I see in the mirror doesn’t always reflect reality

Sometimes, I need a little help to see the truth

When I was growing up, I was a tomboy who hated pink. Here’s why — and what’s different for kids today.

As we gain a better understanding of gender and sex as fluid concepts, fashion is also becoming more malleable

Pregnancy is overwhelming. From excessive gas to odd dreams, here’s what I’ve learned to expect.

Your personality may change. While pregnant, I’ve become more assertive.

Targeted ads are a daily battle. Here’s how I protect myself.

Advertising drags my private life into the open without my consent

I stumbled upon Facebook’s mortality settings — and realized I had an important decision to make

I was confronted with the mortality of my body and the immortality of the self I leave on social media