Isolation

Music

What it Feels Like to Get No Enjoyment From Music

“I've missed out on friendships and social situations because of it.”
James Greig
8.23.19
Drugs

How I Lost Myself to India's Chemsex Scene and Overdosed, But Survived to Tell the Story

Inside the dark world of drug-fuelled sex parties where an increasing number of gay Indians want to feel belonged, drug abuse is more than just a health hazard.
Sadam Hanjabam
7.7.19
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Kali Uchis Attends Her Own Funeral in the Sumptuous New Video For “Get Up”

Merging two interludes from 'Isolation,' the clip is even further proof that Uchis is here to innovate.
Lauren O'Neill
4.26.18
Op-Eds

When Will Kali Uchis Get the Major Recognition She Deserves?

The Colombian-American has at last put out debut album ‘Isolation’, a bewitching embodiment of her sound. She ought to take over the world.
Daisy Jones
4.8.18
psychology

What Would Happen if We All Just Shut Up?

The psychological impact of being quiet.
James Borrowdale
3.28.18
News you can use

Here's How To Survive the Holidays on Your Own

Nobody is around to see the five days of takeout containers littering your apartment.
Mack Lamoureux
12.23.17
painting

Lonely Hyperreal Paintings Show Moments of Social Isolation

Dutch painter Gerard Boersma uses hyperreal painting to reflect upon our overly-connected, yet ultimately disconnected society.
Andrew Nunes
6.12.17
Photo

Photographing the Smallest City in the UK

Like Twin Peaks, but without all the murder and stuff.
Alex Ingram
1.24.17
Stuff

How to Disappear for the Next Four Years

There's no machine that makes you disappear (yet), but here are some other options.
Mike Pearl
12.10.16
How Scared Should I Be?

How Scared Should I Be of Living Alone?

If you're not splitting rent with someone else, you might need to worry about choking, falling, or becoming weird.
Mike Pearl
12.8.16
Stuff

Realising You're a Paedophile Can Make You Want to Kill Yourself

"How in the world can anyone go through every day living with this curse and not want to fling themselves off the nearest bridge on a daily basis?"
Paul Willis
11.17.16
Life Inside

How I Break Prison Rules to Keep in Touch with My Family

Skipped meals, smuggled cell phones, and a whole lot of pain.
Anonymous
4.30.16
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