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EXPRESS YOURSELF

‘Marilou Is Everywhere,’ one day at a time

I was never this cute when I was drinking, P.S. // Photo by Omar Lopez on Unsplash


EXPRESS YOURSELF

This writer’s take: You can write whatever you want. But you have to keep a few things in mind.

Photo: Zach Key on Unsplash


EXPRESS YOURSELF

What two bouquets and a book taught me about creativity

Bouquet by/for Outlandish Plants.

“yellow + restraint = light.”


EXPRESS YOURSELF

These words from Emmy Award winner Michaela Coel changed my perspective on creativity


EXPRESS YOURSELF

We contain multitudes; should our avatars reflect that?

watercolor of a little blue rounded monster shaped a little like an airplane window. He has triangular teeth in a smiling mouth that extends beyond his body, set close to to the top of the “window,” and a heart, and is wearing red sneakers and waving with stick-figure arms. Hand-lettering in typeface script reads “hi. this is bunt.”
illustrations Yi Shun Lai


FICTION

A short story by the author of the collection “The Cult In My Garage”

Photo: arturbo / Getty Images


EXPRESS YOURSELF

The lessons she taught me play a part in all the fiction I’ve ever written

Photo: Elia Pellegrini/Unsplash


EXPRESS YOURSELF

You never know when you’ll find the encouragement you needed

Photos courtesy of MelissaShook.com


Express Yourself

Sometimes the lessons you learn from writing a book aren’t quite what you expected

illustration by author


Express Yourself

Language’s sordid history with words that contradict themselves

Busà Photography / Getty Images

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