This Week in Misogyny is a Wee Bit Less Stabby Than Usual

After all, most state legislatures and Congress are on holiday, so they aren’t writing laws about my uterus this week. Don’t worry, there’s still plenty of other misogyny in the news! (Trigger warnings apply for just about everything.) Read More This Week in Misogyny is a Wee Bit Less Stabby Than Usual

Finding Self-Worth Outside Work

Adulthood is amazing in its capacity to throw you something completely new long after you think you’ve gotten it all figured out. Until young adulthood, your life is centered on a structure of evaluation and achievement: school, sports, or an activity that culminated in a show or recital by year’s end. For some, this stretches out into your early or even late twenties thanks to college or graduate school. Next, of course, is the working world and its attendant value judgments: performance evaluations, raises, structured praise. But what happens when you suddenly, unexpectedly step off the achievement train? Read More Finding Self-Worth Outside Work