The DM That Changed My Life
The DM That Changed My Life: A Three-Word Email from My Mum
My mum has had the same phone for nearly a decade now. A battered, pay-as-you-go Blackberry with no data or wifi compatibility.
The Exhausting Work of LGBTQ Code-Switching
Queer, trans, and non-binary people have to do the extra work of changing how they speak, act and express themselves in everyday spaces.
These Bears Can Mimic Faces Like Humans and Apes
Sun bears show social intelligence by copying the open-mouthed expressions of their playmates.
This Is the Difference Between Normal Fighting and Verbal Abuse
A psychologist gives us six examples of verbal abuse in a relationship.
Don’t Let Anyone Tell You to Chill On Exclamation Marks!
They don’t make you look childish or unprofessional! They’re a sign of emotional intelligence!
How I Made Consensual Non-Monogamy Work
My girlfriend was the one interested in the idea of being open; I was duly terrified at the prospect. I asked for a six-month freeze on the non-monogamy plan—which turned out to be exactly what I needed.
How to Talk About Sex with a New Partner, According to Porn Stars
Communication is key.
Dating With Bipolar Can Be an Exhausting Cycle of Intensity and Bailing
Here's how to not let it get in the way of your relationships.
Arin Ray Makes Arguments Feel Like Poetry in the Video for "Damn"
The Cincinnati native is blending R&B, hip-hop, and jazz on his debut album 'Platinum Fire.'
Going to Sex Parties Made Me Better at One-on-One Sex
Becoming comfortable with witnessing and supporting your partner being sexual with other people feels a bit like acquiring a superpower.
This Is Why Small Talk Makes Some People So Anxious
A therapist's advice for how to get over it.
Google Says Its AI That Makes Phone Calls Isn't Good Enough to Be Dangerous
At a product demonstration, executives did their best to assuage fears about the unsettling new technology.