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Have we become more connected or more polarized?

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Express Yourself

Language’s sordid history with words that contradict themselves

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How my pet dragon validates my existence

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Lived Through This

Sometimes our bodies are best left alone

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A brief romantic ode to the Garden State

The author drinking from a mug that reads “BITCH, PLEASE. I’M FROM JERSEY.”
The author drinking from a mug that reads “BITCH, PLEASE. I’M FROM JERSEY.”


Humans 101

It’s one of our most innate and reliable guides


This Is Us

On anti-Asian hate, allyship, and protecting our moms and dads

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As a creative writing teacher, I wage a daily battle against boring poems

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I’m beginning to suspect that ‘introvert’ is not…


Express Yourself

A linguist explains how our “conversational style” changes the way we interact

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Human Parts

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