How to Have Money
Once you have it there are a lot of things you can do with it. Kate Carraway is here to steer you in the right direction.
How to Be Together
Existing with another human is a difficult thing to do. Luckily, Kate Carraway's got advice.
So You Want to Be 'Creative'
There are qualities in a person more important than being creative, but you wouldn't know it from scrolling through Instagram.
Time Is Everything
It determines more about your life than anything except money, and obviously “time” and “money” give each other meaning, value, and possibility.
Let's Talk Boundaries
Having boundaries is just the recognition that you’re soft and permeable and everything you encounter has its own energy that you’re subject to and have to manage, all on your own.
The Evolutionary Resilience Issue
Personal Loss and Rewatching 'The Hills'
Everyone knows the moment or month or era when life happened, all at once, and established some set point of desire or values or best-ever happiness. Flash-flooded with detail, and then flash-frozen in time, it’s usually a quick, early thing: an...
The Fashion Issue 2014
Style and Shopping as a Means of Expression and Self-Realization
Girls and women (it feels so corny to consider girls and women as these separate classes of experience, right?) have, more so than guys and to our great benefit, style and shopping as a means of expression and self-realization.
The Horse Is a Horse of Course of Course Issue
Falling asleep, I often find a convincing, semiconscious simulacrum of cozy peace by imagining a nonscientific, crayon-drawn version of a light field, and then focusing tighter and tighter on the black empty places in between the things.
The 2013 Girl Year in Review
From Girls to “Grown Woman” (and more important stuff, too, but I’m here for the peppermint gum and sparkly pencils of girl stuff, OK?), 2013 was a big year for girls. Here is the girl year in review, along with some non-committal predictions for 2014.
The Skammerz Ishu
If there is a single idea that can be borrowed from its original physics, or whatever context, and reapplied as an explanation for the ways in which people are shitty to each other, it’s that energy can’t be created or destroyed, only changed.
The What Da Fug You Lookin’ At Issue
Twitter is uncomfortably easy. Like Sunday afternoons, like an unencumbered ego, anything at all can surge forward to fill the empty space, and everything will.
The Holding Court Issue
Riffing is like mutual masturbation. It is essentially the small talk of anyone who, at some point in their adolescence, learned how to throw dice about their thing, whatever that may be, music or movies or whatever, instead of having regular...