Megan Koester

Stuff

Staying Sober in Trump's America

In the wake of a difficult election, I've chosen consciousness over anesthetization.
Megan Koester
12.13.16
Stuff

It Sucks to Be Sober in New Orleans

New Orleans is a land of temptation and sin, and it can be fucking hell if you're a recovering alcoholic.
Megan Koester
2.3.16
Stuff

My Name Is Megan, and I'm an Alcoholic

When you've got a true problem with alcohol, your only two options are quitting or dying.
Megan Koester
1.22.16
Food

LA's Newest Communist-Themed Restaurant Made Me Realize I'd Be a Terrible Communist

As a latchkey kid, I suck at sharing, and sharing is the point of Private Party.
Megan Koester
12.18.15
Stuff

Why It Sucks to Be a Woman in Comedy

Men never think about this stuff—at least until you bring it to their attention.
Megan Koester
12.3.15
Photo

You Will Live Forever in Our Hearts: Photos From a Pet Cemetery

One of the oldest animal burial grounds on the West Coast, the Los Angeles Pet Cemetery is filled with nearly a century's worth of dead pets.
Megan Koester
10.2.15
Stuff

The Oscars 2015: Live Blog

Guest blogger Pauly Shore, along with VICE contributors Megan Koester and Alex J. Mann, will get you through this with your sanity intact.
VICE Staff
2.22.15
Friday night in

Friday Night in Universal CityWalk

The sterile shopping promenade is "located in the Entertainment Capital of LA, Universal Studios Hollywood."
Megan Koester
1.24.15
Stuff

How I Realized I Had a Drinking Problem

I thought moderation could be the cure. I was wrong.
Megan Koester
1.20.15
Stuff

National Singles Day Is the Saddest Holiday of All Time

I went to a rally in West Hollywood for single people and felt more lonely than empowered.
Megan Koester
1.15.15
Stuff

I'm Finally Coming to Terms With the Horror of My Divorce

I married someone to fill a void in my life, and he just made that void larger until I was finally strong enough to leave.
Megan Koester
1.6.15
Stuff

I Was a Feminist Victim of Domestic Violence

Megan Koester
12.31.14
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