Turning 18, and encounters with masculinity.
Hyper-aware of violence all around.
Twitter takes on street harassment. Plus: Remembering the Charleston massacre, and more.
Meet one of L.A.’s few female barbers. Plus: Adele’s new music video, the secret history of hoodies, & more.
Chaos, heartbreak, and a car accident.
Nothing is OK.
What’s new? Everything! And nothing.
Some ways to say, “It’s not OK.”
Sometimes I like attention from strangers.
Going to extremes, and coming back again.
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