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

“I’m that awkward woman at the bar staring at you because I like your hair and you seem really nice, but I don’t want to seem weird. I’m looking for a friend who values honesty, loves Buffy the Vampire Slayer, and likes to eat burritos after midnight.”

It sometimes feels as though we should be putting out long, detailed ads to find a friend (I don’t recommend this) as adults. It can be really difficult to find someone who vibes with you and it’s exacerbated by the fact that we may not have the same opportunities to make new friends that were available to us in school or at that terrible bar gig.

Here’s a day in my self-quarantined life, hour-by-hour. We think you might relate.

Is it week six or week 60?

My parents and I both live in coronavirus epicenters — but we’re separated by thousands of miles

We’re trying to have hope in Seattle and Italy

In 2020, I’m creating a new tradition: learning from and celebrating 2019

It’s that time of year again. Here’s a different approach.