Table of Contents
Sunday Comic: Sadness + Fear
Once Upon a TimeThe secret history of fairy tales.
Literally the Worst Thing Ever: Picture Book of SaintsFor teaching me that the best thing a woman can be is a victim, that pain is a virtue, that the highest achievement in life is death—I bestow this honor on this accursed book.
Sunday Comic: The Best Song Ever #4Our rock star idols are humans, too.
Sunday Comic: Elf GirlHer ears always give her away.
In Dreams Begin RealitiesBooks and comics about legends, myths, and meaning.
January 2, 2013Turning the page.
January 9, 2013A resolution by any other name...
January 16, 2013High highs and low lows.
January 23, 2013KATHERINE SAW BIEBER!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Oh and some other stuff happened.
January 30, 2013Surprises and disappointments and Samantha Jones.
Urban SprawlOlivia's latest dispatch, from New York, Baltimore, and Portland.
I'll Be My MirrorA self-reflective photo set.
Sirens' SongMermaid vibez all day long.
Time OutSandy's latest photo diary.
Cosmic DancerA little appreciation for the universe.
Lucky StarsCome on, shine your heavenly body tonight.
The Girl Who Would Be QueenHeavy is the head that wears the crown.
Where the Magic HappenedAll the background images that have been haunting our site this month.
Myth BustingA loosey-goosey attempt to separate fact from fiction.
Local LegendsReviews of near-mythical people and one mega poop.
Sunday Video: The Do Not Enter DiariesTatiyana's room.
DIY Paper MarblingYour daily dose of prettiness.
Magic NumbersMy (and possibly your) introduction to numerology.
A Shrink to FitFinding the right therapist for you.
My Kind of GuyI had no idea that being a man would make it so hard to be myself.
A Pretty Girl Is Like...I collected compliments from boys like Pokémon cards.
2 Cool 2 Be 4gottenMe, according to the people who signed my yearbooks.
Persephone and MeA myth that became my reality.
I Know What I Don't KnowI could fill a library with the books I've told people I've read.
Life in the Age of the MimisTheir brief but wondrous reign.
The Rise and Fall of MeYou have to fly pretty high if you want to look down on everyone else.
Halfway HomeEven when he lived with us, my father was always vanishing.
Literally the Best Thing Ever: Exhibition Figure SkatingIt's fun to watch masters of a sport enjoy themselves without a lifetime of dreams hanging in the balance.
Bigger Than the Small ScreenA guide to TV mythologies.
Screen LegendsMovies/shows about folklore, fairy tales, and myths.
Friday Playlist: As Below, So AboveA collection of shoegaze songs.
Friday Playlist: Moon BeamsMelodies of magic and mystery for this evening's marvelously mystical New Moon.
Theme Song: Tilly and the Wall"Heartbeats"
Friday Playlist: Hanging Out With the White WitchSongs for one cool customer.
Play Me a StoryConcept albums, rock myths, and wint'ry dreamscapes.
Friday Playlist: CrystallineOtherworldly hymns for this winter's night.
Older MenEverything you always wanted to know about them, and weren't at all afraid to ask.
The Invention of SexIt's all up to you.
Getting It StraightMyths and misconceptions about queer sex lives.
Going Slow in the Fast LaneYou might not think it possible to be a virgin and a slut, but I did.
Secret Style Icon: Ladies of the Harlem RenaissanceInspiring in every way.
Ice Queen SupremeA look to help you embrace the freezingness of winter.
Because You Can: Winter BrightsDon't think “pops of color”—think EXPLOSIONS!
Because You Can: Big Fat White WinterBecause looking awesome is the best FU to society.
Make Your Own Starry-Night NecklaceThe whole cosmos is your accessory.
Glitter Glasses DIYAttack your frames with love (and glitter).
Make Your Own HaloLike a necklace for your head.
Learning the Face-ics, Lesson Three: EyesAmy Rose teaches you how to jeepers up your peepers.
Out of This WorldReal-world style from fantasy heroines.
You 2.0Reinventing ourselves online.
Just WonderingWe're getting closer to figuring everything out.
Damn Girl Ya Look GoodAll sorts of epidermis-related issues this month.
Ask a Grown Man: Kumail NanjianiLove is like cake, and other life lessons.
Friend CrushJanuary 2013: Lena and Nina
Editor's LetterJanuary 2013: Mythology
Life Skills 201Let nothing stand in your way.
Back to RealityTips for starting over (again).
Saturday Links: Chavela Vargas EditionGoodbye to la voz áspera de la ternura.
Hero Status: Josephine BakerIs this a human being or a superhero?
Saturday Links: Sugar and Spice EditionWillow Smith, One Direction, giant squid, and way way more.
Immortality: A Life PlanCon: you'll probably get bored. Pro: you might witness an apocalypse!
Understanding Horse GirlsI thought they were boring, spoiled, and weird. Boy was I wrong.
Saturday Links: Deep Inside “Moonrise Kingdom” EditionScript secrets, fake girlfriends, new lizards. Plus! Ryan Gosling somehow finds a way to become even more attractive (?!?!?!?).
Why Can't I Be You: Susan MillerLearning secrets from the queen of astrology.
Saturday Links: Triple Shetland EditionPonies in sweaters, Army equality, the news from Sundance, and sugary kawaii.
Marked for LifeThe permanent record is a lie.
Truth or ScareSeparating fact from fiction when it comes to sex and other stuff.
The Last DebutantesAll conflict and resolution, in one elegant package.