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

I have depression. For me, that means there’s a constant voice in my head telling me that I’m never enough — not pretty enough, not smart enough, not hardworking enough. You name it. It has taken a lot of work, but I’m learning to recognize and combat these unhealthy patterns.

Think cats are standoffish or unpleasant? This one proves you wrong.

Cats get a bad rap, but in reality, they’re as behaviorally diverse as dogs

All my life, I’ve been teased for using pads instead of tampons. But it’s more common than you think.

What’s more, some people with periods don’t have a choice

In the age of the Internet, everyone constructs an outward-facing identity. What does that mean for our inner, private lives?

As my book release looms, I’ve been reflecting on how we construct ourselves socially and privately