The Harsh Reality of Touring as a Female POC DJ
In this book extract from 'Tales From the Booth', an anonymous DJ reveals how travelling the world for music isn't as glamorous as it sounds.
I Lost $400,000, Almost Everything I Had, on a Single Robinhood Bet
A young retail trader explains what it’s like to make the retail trade from hell.
Confessions of a Venture Capitalist
A venture capitalist on the industry’s secret views and problems and what it’s like begging “some 23-year-old little shit” to take your money.
I Work as a Contact Tracer. We're Harassing Vulnerable People Because of Flaws in the System.
Tired, sick and distressed people are regularly getting more than ten calls a day because the "world beating" NHS system hasn’t been thought through.
MDMA Therapy Helped Me Overcome Trauma From Growing up in a War Zone
A startup founder who fled from a chaotic and violent childhood in Myanmar opens up about how MDMA-assisted psychotherapy helped her come to terms with repressed shame and grief.
I Smuggled Liquid MDMA Hidden In Gin Bottles Onto An Island
"I knew the profit would easily pay for my Ibiza holiday and all of the summer festivals."
Tesco Sacked Its Cleaners in the Middle of COVID. Workers Like Me Have to Clean Up the Mess
Workers at British supermarket Tesco say it's a kick in the teeth after they worked tirelessly to supply the UK with essential food and supplies during lockdown.
What It Was Like Working at a Pub the First Night After Lockdown
Unsurprisingly, people did not observe the "no shouting" rule.
There Is No Bigger Turn-On Than Watching My Partner Sleep With Another Man
The taboo of bearing the humiliation that comes with being a “cuck” can actually be very pleasurable.
I’m Always Horny, but Hate Having ‘Normal’ Sex
When even your vagina has anxiety, the sexual gratification and pleasure of penetration become your most dreaded nightmare.
They Call Me a Hero Because I Work at Kroger, So Why Do I Feel Disposable?
A Kroger employee in Ohio says his "hero pay" didn't mask the fact that he was risking his life for a few bucks an hour. And now, even that's going away.
I Promised I’d Never Take Acid Again... Until I Watched ‘Have a Good Trip’ on Netflix
The new documentary on psychedelics isn’t just worth watching because of celebrity validation, but also because of its extremely real representation of the good and bad sides of tripping on psychedelics.