Why Does Being a Woman Put You at Greater Risk of Having Anxiety? “There is no greater risk factor for anxiety disorders,” Petersen notes, “than being born female.” The Strange Persistence of First Languages “But embracing the dominant language comes at a price.” Roxane Gay: Hunger Is a State of Being “At the time, I […]
She always says, be careful what you think about, it’s bound to happen sooner or later.
I head back to New York tomorrow. B left earlier this afternoon, leaving me to fend for myself at this lovely, but uncomfortable, almost awkward dinner party. The guests were very nice and the later it got in the evening, the better things became. But early on, when everyone first arrived, I wasn’t sure if […]
“Goodbye, Vitamin” by Rachel Khong. I had ordered the book as part of my Book of the Month subscription, excited by the synopsis. While the novel gets off to a slow start early on, it begins to pick up the pace, and you can’t help but want to continue reading. There is a tender melancholy that […]