Displaying all articles tagged:

Text Lede

  1. sex diaries
    The Personal Chef Ready to Have Another Extramarital AffairThis week’s sex diary.
  2. sex diaries
    The Poly Woman Starting to See Her Partners AgainThis week’s sex diary.
  3. risk
    It Hardly Ever Happens But Sometimes It DoesOur new national pastime is calculating relative risk.
  4. sex diaries
    The Digital Advertiser Trying Out New Positions With Her PartnerThis week’s sex diary.
  5. sex diaries
    The Woman Keeping Company With Her Divorced Former Co-workerThis week’s sex diary.
  6. sex diaries
    The Woman So Sick of Screens She Can’t Watch PornThis week’s sex diary.
  7. sex diaries
    The New Mom Wishing She Could Just See Her CrushThis week’s sex diary.
  8. politics
    Welcome to ZombielandWhere financial ruin feels like a fate worse than death.
  9. sex diaries
    The Woman Tired of Living in an RV With Her BoyfriendThis week’s sex diary.
  10. recommendations
    Give Someone a Pep Talk Today — It Helps You, TooWhat I learned after six years of giving positive words of comfort to friends and strangers.
  11. coronavirus
    How Far-Right Media Is Weaponizing CoronavirusThey’re attacking the left about “PC culture” — arguing that they are more worried about Trump’s racist phrasing for the virus than the virus itself.
  12. coronavirus
    Resisting the Tug of HomeDuring the coronavirus pandemic, the people and places that usually provide comfort have become a source of risk.
  13. coronavirus
    Walking the Dog Is the Only Time I Feel SaneNothing is the same, except for her.
  14. hot bod
    How To Not Go Stir-CrazyYou might be cooped up indoors, but you still need to get up and move around.
  15. both sides of a breakup
    Both Sides of a Breakup: He Felt ‘Bullied’ Into Starting a FamilyTwo exes explain why it ended.
  16. sex diaries
    The Publicist Going on a Series of Dismal First DatesThis week’s sex diary.
  17. profile
    Vivian Gornick Doesn’t Get the HypeThe 84-year-old memoirist has a newfound audience, but she’s skeptical of their adoration.
  18. first person
    When I Moved to Saudi Arabia as a Kid, Boxing Saved MeI was furious and isolated. Then I discovered Muhammad Ali.
  19. obituary
    Remembering Elizabeth Wurtzel, a Proudly Difficult Person“She had a tiny nuclear reactor where the rest of us have a breastbone.”
  20. feature
    A Year’s Diary of Climate ReckoningSome scientists say the best way to combat climate change is to talk about it. For 2019, my New Year’s resolution was to do just that.
  21. let's stay together
    I Planned On Dying AloneThen I realized how comfortable love could be.
  22. feature
    A Party Drug for the End of the WorldHow ketamine became the vice of choice for our dissociated moment.
  23. politics
    Did Emma Sulkowicz Get Redpilled?At the very least, she’s found a new social set.
  24. me too
    When Women Don’t Want to TalkI asked dozens of women to share their experiences with sexual assault and harassment. Here’s what they did—and didn’t—tell me.
  25. self discovery
    Life After ModestyThe past is always just one blouse away.
  26. relationships
    Darkness on the Edge of CougartownWhat no one tells you about dating a younger man.
  27. the body politic
    The Toll of Me TooAssessing the costs for those who came forward.
  28. fall fashion
    The App That Has Gen Z Hooked on ThriftingIf eBay is a bazaar and Instagram is a beauty pageant, Depop is both.
  29. in memoriam
    Inside the Spectacular Tribute for Karl LagerfeldTwo-thousand five-hundred people turned up to pay respects to fashion’s late great designer.
  30. health
    Every Girl I Knew Was On ItWhy some women are questioning hormonal birth control.
  31. rest in power
    The Death of the No. 1. Partygoer of New YorkSylvia Miles was an Oscar nominee and a Warhol Factory girl. But she was most famous for being inescapable after dark.
  32. crime
    Before, and After, the JoggerSurvivors of the real ‘Central Park Five’ attacker speak for the first time.
  33. the body politic
    Breaking: Nobody Knows What’s Going to Happen in 2020We’ve never had candidates like this before, and anyone who tells you they know what’s happening just doesn’t.
  34. the body politic
    Our Fury Over Abortion Was Dismissed for Decades As HystericalBut we were gaslit.
  35. dating
    The Tinder HackerWhen I asked Sean about his hobbies, I wasn’t prepared for what he said.
  36. power
    The World Needs Fewer Cersei LannistersElizabeth Warren on why she loves Game of Thrones.
  37. atypical
    What It’s Like to Have MeaslesIt used to be that only people born in the 1960s or earlier knew what measles was like, but outbreaks have grown more common in recent years.
  38. sex diaries
    The Teacher Who Sexts Her Husband When He’s Out With FriendsThis week’s sex diary.
  39. marriage: an investigation
    When Your Wife Becomes an Anti-VaxxerEverything was fine until Helen invited Jenny McCarthy into our marriage.
  40. book excerpt
    Watching the Internet React to the Worst Night of My LifeErin Lee Carr on her father’s death.
  41. politics
    An Awkward Kiss Changed How I Saw Joe BidenThe former vice-president has a history of invading women’s personal space.
  42. women in the writers room
    The True Story Behind Twisted Munchausen Drama The ActCreator Michelle Dean on turning her viral true-crime article into a TV show — and why she needed a female-heavy writers room to do it.
  43. first person
    Should I Stay Pregnant?For me, being pregnant again means being willing to end it.
  44. payday
    What I Bought With My Oprah’s Book Club MoneyAuthor Tayari Jones never thought her writing would pay the bills. Then, Oprah called.
  45. money
    My Year of Living Like My Rich FriendShopping with her was like buying drugs and doing the drugs, simultaneously.
  46. culture
    Can Kylie Jenner and Jordyn Woods’s Friendship Survive?Kylie has broken up with friends before, and for less.
  47. money
    What Is Enough?Saving money feels like insurance, like proof, like wearing pants.
  48. sex diaries
    The Art Director Sexting on the C TrainThis week’s sex diary.
  49. breakups
    Khloé Kardashian, Tristan Thompson, and the World’s Worst Love TriangleJordyn Woods may have gotten a little too close to the Kardashians.
  50. psychology
    Why Would Somebody Fake a Hate Crime?Exploring the psychology of “factitious victimization” — and how it could be a factor in the Jussie Smollett case.
Load More