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I wasn’t just wearing a swimsuit; I was moving in one. Image: Thinkstock.

How I Overcame My Swimsuit Phobia And Learned To Appreciate My Body

My swimsuit phobia started in middle school — that breeding ground of body shame and fear. One minute I’m a kid excitedly putting on my pink two- Read...
Christine Schoenwald    |   07.1.16   |   SHARE
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Should Condoms Be Handed Out In Prison?

Because sex behind bars happens, you guys. Read...
Giana Ciapponi    |   01.26.15   |   SHARE
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The Best And Worst Places To Be Single (Sorry Yonkers)

The best place to be single and ready to mingle in the new year? Boise, Idaho. No, seriously. Read...
Amanda Lauren   |   01.1.15   |   SHARE
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Unforgiving Light: Flash Fiction

Alison learned from her grandmother how a plastic smile could take you places—especially in a place like Hollywood. Read...
Kate Ryan    |   11.16.14   |   SHARE

Banned Bravo Subway Ad Reveals Sexist Double Standard 

A TV ad featuring a woman post-divorce was deemed too offensive for the subway. But blatantly sexist and racist ads? A-OK. Read...
Amanda Lauren   |   11.13.14   |   SHARE

Tina Fey is Absolutely Killing It On The Red Carpet

In promoting her new film This is Where I Leave You, Fey has been on her style A game. Read...
Flora Tsapovsky   |   09.18.14   |   SHARE

I’m a Writer And I Walk Dogs: The Archetypal Struggle Of The Day Job

Writing simply does for me what long walks do for small dogs; it makes me tired and happy. Read...
Kate Ryan    |   09.11.14   |   SHARE

Hear This: Demi Lovato Banishes LGBTQ Haters

In her new music video, Demi Lovato is all about LGBTQ love. And it's glorious. Read...
Giana Ciapponi    |   07.3.14   |   SHARE
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