puberty

virginity

I’m a 29-Year-Old Pregnant Virgin

"This is me giving a middle finger to the people who told me I couldn’t do it because I’m not married yet."
Sarah Berman
2.7.18
Generational Gaps

Trans People Talk About What They Wish They Knew When They Were Younger

"I wish I'd known I needn't feel obliged to talk about my genitals to random people at parties."
Clara Krohn
Dipo Faloyin
10.10.17
Television

Nick Kroll’s New Netflix Show Tackles the Horny Side of Puberty

‘Big Mouth’ stars Kroll, John Mulaney and Jenny Slate.
Amil Niazi
9.30.17
Comics!

'Puberty,' Today's Comic by Julian Glander

Take a break from today with this comic exploring puberty in the purple slime world.
Julian Glander
1.21.17
Premieres

Party Soft to Medium With Lars Finberg and Puberty

Listen to a new track from these rockers who got their start as the house band at a monthly party held in a Seattle karaoke bar.
Tim Scott
6.10.16
Stuff

Five Guys and a Girl Talk About the First Time They Touched a Vagina

We recently ran a story on women recalling the first time they touched a penis. The stories were often a bit sad, so we wondered, is a first vagina experience a diffrent thing?
Greta Levy
6.2.16
Stuff

Being a Teenager is Hard Enough Without Having to Learn English as a Second Language

For immigrants who come to America as children and teenagers, adapting to a new language can make middle and high school feel like hell.
Chin Lu
2.23.16
Stuff

What It's Like to Grow Up as a Girl Surrounded by Horndogs

From the time I hit puberty I was harassed, leered at, and targeted for reasons I had no hope of understanding.
Chelsea G. Summers
4.28.15
Australiana

Growing Up as a Transgender Indigenous Australian

I was given with the name Kaitlyn when I was a baby, but I guess that isn't my name anymore. My name is Kai now, I'm 19 years old, and I'm from the Wakka Wakka and Wulli Wulli nations.
Kai Clancy
4.7.15
Stuff

Female Comedians Tell Their Best (and Worst) Period Stories

"When I got my first period, my mom got me a basset hound Bobblehead doll."
Allegra Ringo
1.28.15
NSFW

A Therapist Told Me I had a Demon in my Vagina

After a lifetime of chronic endometriosis a Chi Tsang Nei practitioner informed me I had a demon in my vagina.
Carolyn Wadey-Barron
11.10.14
Stuff

Dear Dolly Doctor

You probably haven't heard of Melissa Kang, but thanks to her alter ego Dolly Doctor you avoided a lot of awkward talks with your parents.
Wendy Syfret
11.26.12
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