Views My Own
Making Friends Is Tough After You Leave a Cult
How Seven of Nine from ‘Star Trek Voyager’ spoke to my social dilemma.
I Rented a Friend to See If I Could Cure My Loneliness
One in three of us now describe ourselves as "socially isolated". Can salvation be bought for £20 an hour?
Privacy and Perception Issue
Photos That Show That Ambiguous Space Between Friendship and Sex
Filmmaker and Photographer Matt Lambert explores sexual pluralism in his beautiful images
The Shock and Sadness of Losing a Friend in Your Twenties
Coping with death is never easy, but becoming more open about our bereavements definitely wouldn't do any harm.
We Asked People to Sum Up Why They Ended a Friendship in Six Words
“Not one more bad poetry reading.”
How to Handle Being Ghosted by a Friend
According to experts.
The VICE Guide to Self Improvement
I Spent a Month Trying to Make Literally One New Friend
A lonely quest for human connection.
How Transitioning Affects Your Friendships
Sometimes mateship just doesn't deal well with change.
I Tried to Turn an AI Bot into My BFF
Because why should superficial friendships be limited to flesh and blood?
Why It Hurts so Much When a Friendship Ends
There are few among us who haven't had to deal with the heartache and anxiety that comes with a platonic breakup.
Depression Steals Your Soul and Then it Takes Your Friends
It's so easy to cut off a friend who is persistently difficult, self-absorbed, nasty, and decidedly "other." Especially if they cut themselves off first.
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How to Dance When You're 92
Movement, metaphor, Merce Cunningham, and other ways to pay homage to an intergenerational friendship.