Topic: help

Crowdsourcing: What Should I Wear For My Awkward High School Reunion? (Also, My Face Is Cats)

Crowdsourcing: What Should I Wear For My Awkward High School Reunion? (Also, My Face Is Cats)

I was not planning on going to my reunion, but I’ve been coerced into it. It’s a clambake, just FYI, and I am not feeling it. Given my weird recent bout of obsessive insecurity, I am ever-so-slightly tweaking out over what to wear. I don’t want to dress up too much, but I also want to wear an outfit that says, “Yes, I did grow up to be an adult, teacher-who-told-me-I-was-hopeless.”

Also, because I am afraid you are all sick of my dumb face, I have applied cat memes to my head instead. More »

Steubenville Rape Survivor Requests Donations For Women’s Shelter

Steubenville Rape Survivor Requests Donations For Women's Shelter

Remember the young women whom all non-Internet media sources– well, and many of them too — have seemingly forgot? The 16-year-old girl whose life and reputation have been shredded by those too blinded by rape culture and misogyny to see that she, who never chose for any of the events leading up to this trial to happen, is the real victim? Yeah, that Jane Doe exists, and while there’s never been any question as to whether or not she’s a better human being than Ma’lik Richmond or Trent Mays, she’s continuing to prove that. More »

The Right Words: Life, Love & Career Advice The Gloss Writers Are Most Grateful For

The Right Words: Life, Love & Career Advice The Gloss Writers Are Most Grateful For

When people offer their guidance in a genuine manner, it can be one of the most valuable gifts you’ll ever receive. Therefore, we’re going to share the best advice we’ve ever received in the categories of “Career,” “Love” and “Self.” These may explain some of the methods to our individual madnesses, but mostly, we just hope one (or more!) of these tidbits helps you, too. More »