Stellar advice from the Broad City co-creator and star.
A meditation on the comfort and anxiety of having a tight-knit circle.
Gratitude for long-distance friendship, a new girlfriend, and the work of Carrie Mae Weems.
I couldn’t picture life without her—she’d been there from the start.
Stills from an imagined movie about summer’s end.
The sting of being left behind, and other feelings.
Missing old friends, and friendship-induced anxiety.
August 2015: Chandler and Maggie
Even if you move around a lot, you can feel perfectly settled.
I feel like little bits of my heart are scattered everywhere she goes.
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