Sophie Saint Thomas

Drugs

The Truth About Looking in the Mirror on Psychedelics

It's rumoured you should avoid eyeballing your own reflection when you are tripping. But is it just a scare story?
Sophie Saint Thomas
9.23.19
consent

Can Stoned People Consent to Sex?

Now that weed is becoming legal across the nation, the issue of sexual consent is something that needs to be explored.
Sophie Saint Thomas
7.5.17
Stuff

Meet the Kinky Couples Who Get Turned on by Tattooing Each Other

Not satisfied with leaving bruises or marks from wrist restraints, some members of the BDSM community are breaking out the tattoo equipment.
Sophie Saint Thomas
8.28.16
we saw this

The Emotive and Impossible Task of the Music of David Bowie at Radio City Music Hall

We attended the heartbreaking tribute to David Bowie last night featuring The Flaming Lips, Michael Stipe, Amanda Palmer, and more.
Sophie Saint Thomas
4.2.16
Stuff

Does Living with a Step- or Half-Sibling Make Children More Aggressive?

A recent study found that children who live with step- or half-siblings are more likely to behave aggressively than kids who don't. We got in touch with the lead researcher to figure out why.
Sophie Saint Thomas
4.2.16
Stuff

The Secret to True Love According to Three Old Grandmas

"I absolutely think you can find 'the love of your life,'" says 71-year-old Honey. "But yes, love is just as scary when you're old as it is when you're young."
Sophie Saint Thomas
2.14.16
NSFW

How to Make Sex and Relationships Work When Only One of You Is Kinky

"The dude who once said he had no interest in roleplay or BDSM whatsoever actually surprised me by building a dungeon in our basement while I was out of town."
Sophie Saint Thomas
1.31.16
Stuff

Dealing with a 40-Year Age Gap: What It's Like to Date Across the Generations

"I haven't told my family. I have a daughter who is 46-years-old. It would creep her out."
Sophie Saint Thomas
1.24.16
Stuff

Recovering Addicts Talk About the Struggle to Avoid Relapsing During the Holidays

We spoke to three people in various stages and methods of recovery to talk about how they relapsed during Thanksgiving and Christmas, and how they plan to make it through this year.
Sophie Saint Thomas
12.24.15
Stuff

​The Women Who Smoke Weed While Pregnant

"My daughter was perfectly healthy, but doctors don't want to hear my anecdotal evidence of 'well, my kid turned out OK.' But I think that when it comes to marijuana, I should have the power to make the decision to use it on my own."
Sophie Saint Thomas
11.22.15
Stuff

What Is Life Like After Attempting Suicide?

We spoke to five suicide attempt survivors about the awesome lives they went on to live.
Sophie Saint Thomas
9.13.15
Stuff

What Is It Like to Date When You Have Borderline Personality Disorder?

For those dealing with BPD, the trust and patience required by relationships can be a complicated issue.
Sophie Saint Thomas
9.6.15
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