The Best Gifts To Surprise Your Geeky Friends

Sometimes you know someone that’s incredibly hard to shop for. It seems like everything they want or need, they have, and anything else is superfluous or uninteresting. Birthdays and holidays where gifts are expected to become stressful and, in some cases, dreaded. Luckily, if you have some geeky friends, this isn’t the case. The world … Read more

I Wear Black To My Friends’ Weddings So I Can Mourn For The Bride

A few months ago, my girlfriend Zoe called to announce her engagement. Somehow, I dug up some energy and attempted to make my words of congratulations sound authentic. Zoe sighed heavily into the phone. All she asked was for me to promise not to wear black to her wedding. I’m that friend — the woman … Read more

What I Want My Friends And Family To Know About My Eating Disorder

Eating disorder awareness is finally beginning to emerge from the dark ages. But we still have a long way to go before fatphobia and societal idealization of appearance and thinness become things of the past. This is, in part, thanks to the most decorated Olympic USA cross-country skier in history, Jessie Diggins. She won the … Read more

How To Improve Your Bowling Skills And Impress Your Friends

The sport of ten-pin bowling has been around since the 15th century, and people have been trying to perfect it ever since. The game is one of patience and strategy, but also requires a good deal of coordination. To become an accomplished bowler, you must train your body as well as your mind. So, if … Read more