movies
I've started seeing IHTM titles everywhere I go: song titles, ad copy, random snippets of conversations with friends...
coworkers
I put up with mean-girl treatment at my nail-salon job, but a getting bit by a bed bug at my station was the last straw.
twitter
It doesn't hurt me to be called "ugly" by some jerk on Twitter.
it happened to me
Even though I've always been staunchly pro-choice, I've never really had to defend that decision before
healthy
My cyst's gigantic circumference meant all of my non-parasitic organs were squished into a tiny blob against my side.
 
dating
I thought that if this guy accepted me, maybe I could get finally get over the feeling of not being good enough in high school.
healthy
There was the blind date where I began convulsing in front of an all-you-can-eat brunch buffet. I never saw him again.
crystal meth
I didn’t think of it as “crystal meth.” This was just speed -- a higher-strength Dexatrim than I could buy at the store.
sophie spinelle
The fact that Denise was willing to go public with this image is an act of hardcore bravery –- and a gift to all of us.
maria menounos
In college I was 40 pounds heavier. But it was when I was skinny that I had the most serious health crisis of my life.
kayaking
"I thought you were dead,” my guide said. “I thought we were going home with one less kayaker.”
healthy
How was I to know a simple request for antibiotics was going to start with a review of my sexual history and end with my vag on public display?
when harry met sally
breastfeeding
I posted a few photos of me breastfeeding my twins to my personal Tumblr, because I wanted people to see what it really looked like
rehab
Today, Narconon has gone under extensive investigation, with many sites closing down. NBC’s Rock Center even did a special on it after two patients were mistreated and died.
it happened to me
I am so tired of people who abuse their power to make women feel violated and ashamed because she has an ass, or has breasts, or has long legs.
louis ck
Contrary to what many on the Internet are saying, I did not find this "Louie" episode to be insightful or brave. I just found it condescending.
ex boyfriends
I crashed my ex-boyfriend's wedding. I swear it wasn't on purpose.
sex. group sex
Bob and Mindy struck me as the kind of cool, worldly couple with whom I aspired to be friends.
hollywood
If I could go back in time before taking this job, I wish I knew what I was getting into.
rape
When I tell my rape story, I always leave out the part about letting him come back. It confuses the narrative.
how not to be a dick
Here's a tip. If the job "really isn't that much," then why don't you just do it yourself?