siblings

Comics!

'Milk Skin,' Today's Comic by Margot Ferrick

Pig-Noodle details his love of eating a weird, delectable snack.
Margot Ferrick
2.21.19
Queerly Beloved

After I Transitioned, My Sibling Did Too

As adults, my sibling and I have both found our own queer chosen families—but before that, we found each other.
Diana Tourjée
9.26.18
crime

What Happens Next to the 13 'Tortured' California Kids Who Escaped Their Parents?

Shackled to beds and malnourished by allegedly abusive parents who homeschooled them, the Turpin siblings are free. We asked experts how they move on.
Lauren Lee White
1.18.18
Interviews

Yellow Eyes' New Black Metal Tour de Force Is Inspired by the Siberian Wilderness

Stream NYC quartet's new album, 'Immersion Trench Reveriem,' and read our interview about wild dogs, social media, and black metal as spiritual war.
Ben Handelman
10.20.17
Culture

My Family Always 'Passed' as White, Until We Didn't

Each of my siblings' names, skin, hair, and religious observances earned us different levels of privilege.
Mike Miksche
8.22.17
Parental Advisory

How to Prepare an Only Child for Twin Siblings

For kids like Blue Ivy Carter, who's been solo-slayin' since she the day she was born, the adjustment could be tricky.
Juli Fraga
2.2.17
column

The Guilt of the Oldest Brother

I couldn’t protect my brothers from my dad, so what good was I?
Jordan Foisy
2.1.17
Parentng

The Couples Who Use Their Siblings to Help Get Pregnant

For gay couples who want both partners to have a genetic connection to their child, it's becoming increasingly popular to ask a sibling for a sperm or egg donation.
Amelia Abraham
2.1.17
Parental Advisory

How Siblings Fuel Each Other's Worst Impulses

New research suggests bad behavior could be contagious between brothers and sisters.
Rachael Schultz
11.24.16
Stuff

What It’s Like to Find Your 17 Sperm Donor Siblings on the Internet

Growing up, I always wanted sisters and brothers. But I had no idea how many I'd find when I signed up for the Donor Sibling Registry.
Claudia Beard
7.6.16
Stuff

Talking to a Man Who's Been in Love with His Sister for 20 Years

"Tom" and "Lena" are in a loving relationship and have a young child together. They're also brother and sister.
Jennifer Tillmann
12.9.15
Film

Making a Successful Indie Film With My Brothers Was a Total Nightmare

In 2009, Kate Spicer started making "Mission to Lars," a low-budget film about trying to introduce her disabled older brother to his idol, Lars Ulrich, the drummer of Metallica. What happened next was less an uplifting tale of dreams coming true and...
Kate Spicer
9.24.15
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