We all know self-care is important, but what does that actually mean? I talked to four experts in mental and social health care to find out more about the nuts and bolts of what self-care and community care look like for queer communities.
How to organize a meeting that won’t result in headaches, boredom, or existential dread.
Have you ever had ghosts? Have you recently pranked your friend to little or no response? What else is going on with you? Did you see Big Little Lies? Who’s got a picture of a dog or cat for me? Let’s hang out in this post all day.
“I’m ready to have an open heart and open mind and be ready to participate and show up for my community.”
How can we create refuge for each other?
THIS IS A NO JUDGEMENT ZONE.
These are our resolutions. What are yours?
When our communities are strong, we are strong. Let’s talk about supporting ourselves to support each other and vice versa.
A post-election processing and planning podcast! You sent your questions and we’ve got some answers, and feelings.
Grace Bonney, designer extraordinaire, has a gift for you: In the Company of Women, a coffee table collection profiling a diverse range of creative women about their work. Comment on this post TODAY to win a copy!
You’ve got one wild and precious life to live. Why not spend a day of it with a spatula in your hand while someone else preps the Tofurkey sausages and then sit back in a lawn chair and put some coleslaw in your face surrounded by a bunch of people you’ll soon find yourself hopelessly in love with?
Please spill all of the piping hot tea you’ve gotta spill. Please feel free to open the lid on the salt shaker and just let it loose. I want the hot goss, honestly. Just get in here and TELL ME YOUR LIFE.
International Autostraddle Brunch Weekend will be on August 20 – 22. You should host one! You should go to one! You should eat every last piece of toast in the building!
Get ready for a moon puzzle, coloring page, playlist and SO MUCH MORE.
This issue contains a haiku about Sarah, our new Design Director, a word search AND a mystery solvers, and a guest playlist about cats. Get in here!
“Our community is at once intimately connected and hopelessly far-flung, legitimately linked by no more than three degrees of sex partners on a worldwide daisy chain and profoundly lonely. I only had community last weekend because I’d flown three hours to get it.”
I’ve missed you so much. Get in here and tell me everything!
How do real-life communities based off of online ones maintain safe and inclusive spaces? Let’s talk about it!
This issue includes an out of this world playlist, a coloring page featuring Sally herself, a constellation by number and so much more!
This issue has a magical haiku by the equally magical Audrey, a very gay Eye Spy, an A-Camp confession AND SO MUCH MORE. Get in here and get reading.