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

I was excited that Democrats won the House, but angry that so many white women are still voting for sexist and racist Republicans.

We can’t just say #WomenVote as though that will change everything — because all women aren’t all part of the resistance.

To be true feminists, progressive white women must commit to the work of bringing our conservative peers around and fighting for racial justice, at the polls and elsewhere.

Libraries have always been a sanctuary for me. Here are 9 reasons I love them so much.

Here’s one reason: Librarians, with their infinite knowledge, sometimes feel magical

Creative burnout is inevitable. I recently took a different approach to overcome it — and it worked.

I was inspired by my friend’s comment about ‘fallow periods’

As a fat person, fear and shame have kept me from going to a spa. But I deserve to be pampered, too.

Until recently, I was even too afraid to take a fancy, candlelit bath in my own home