Merle Haggard and My Dad and Me
The world has lost one of its most iconic voices and songwriters, and all we've got to soothe the pain are the man's own recordings. And his ghost.
Oslo Duo Apothek Will Fascinate You with Their Stripped Down "Waiting for the Thunder" Live Video
Director Synne Øverland Knudsen perfectly captures the Norwegian duo in a stripped-down warehouse environment.
Life After Leaving Israel’s Ultra Orthodox Jewish Communities
For many ex-ultra-Orthodox Jews, leaving the community means being excommunicated by their families, shunned by their friends, and learning how to navigate the modern world alone.
Chance the Rapper Interpolated Kanye's "Family Business" and It Will Make You Cry
"Hallelujah, the kid grew up": Listen to a new verse from Chance in his tour preview video.
These Five Dutch People Are About to Have a Baby Together
Daantje is married to Dewi. Jaco is married to Sjoerd and they both love Sean. All five of them are having a baby this week.
What Watching My Granddad Spiral Into Dementia Has Taught Me About Life and Love
A few years ago, my granddad started to forget things. Since then, I've spent a lot of time figuring out how to cope.
What It's Like When Your Dad's Job Is to Write a Column About You for a Broadsheet
My life's been chronicled in a national newspaper for three years.
Min mormor er giftmorder
Jeg er efterhånden overbevist om, at min mormor har adskillige giftmord på samvittigheden.
Dying on Facebook
The company will either delete the profile or preserve it as a "memorialisation" account – but neither of those options are without problems, and some people are frustrated by their lack of control over their loved ones' pages.
I Grew Up in a Polyamorous Household
As a kid, I lived with my mom, my dad, and an interconnected network of grownups who were all banging each other.
William Burroughs, Gun Running and Psychopathy: Discovering the Grandfather I Never Knew I Had
Paul Lund was a serial womaniser, a career criminal and a friend of the Beats. He was also, as I recently found out, the father my mum never met.
‘The Gayby Project’ and Growing Up With Same-Sex Parents
"Same-sex families need stories that aren't just fighting for our rights, and pointing out what's different between us."