I am not a mom, but I study them -- and the difficult work they do -- for about eight hours a day.
She buys me a new scale for every apartment I’ve had, the old one having mysteriously disappeared. Even today, we email each other our weights on a daily basis.
My father never knew how to express himself; I never knew how to tell him that I loved him
The very clear and simple reason I must strive to be a grown-up about this is because I have a child in the equation, which means I’m obligated to make it as amicable as I possibly can, whether it suits me or not.
Doctors are suddenly very interested in my personal life the minute I tell them I am not worried about preserving my fertility.
If you have never been through a divorce yourself, you might not realize how the things you are saying might actually be making your friend feel worse.
getting pregnant with michelle tea
It is my suspicion that every little weird glitchy thing happening to my body is somehow related to being pregnant, and I don’t seem to be incorrect.
“Upon death, freeze the head,” read the bracelet on his wrist.
Throughout my life, people said, “Oh, you’ll change your mind when you get older,” and for 30 years, my response has been the same: “If I do, please, please remind me of these excellent reasons why I shouldn’t.”
Long before she had me, my mom rambled around Baltimore in the ’60s with her friends John Waters and Divine.
As a non-binary person, as someone who indentifies as neither a man or woman, neither "Dad" or "Mom," what parental name is there for me?
With a special photographic retrospective of me and caffeine.
how not to be a dick
"I’m not a racist. I think mixed race babies are the cutest!"