“I was so insecure. That is one of the main reasons we had to break up, I was so dependent on him for so much.”
A year in review, 12 reader & editors picks for blog posts you just can’t miss
Art films, chocolate coffee, cozy sweaters, and more to love from December
Chapter 4: “So I guess my heartbreak is, she had to stay across the country. I left her.”
Capturing grainy VHS short films about heartache, loss, and moments we can never get back
If you’re a rat and a snake you can’t be friends because one day the snake will get hungry.
Reader Submission: I’d always get the question of “But, where are you from?” or “What are you?” and after explaining that I was a Nigerian and Lebanese mix, I’d get the “That’s so exotic!” remark.
Excerpt from Messy Mag 2: Candid interview with young actress and artist, Stefanie, as she tells the story of how she found authenticity, vulnerability, and empathy with herself and her work
What scarred me about sex, and where to go from here
Video & interview featuring Jolly, creator and curator of Street Sleeps, New York woman, and overall badass