In the latest from our commentary series, reporter Maggie Green remembers the day an unwelcome guest introduced her to her best friend.
HOST INTRO: When Ali Swenson thinks of memories with her dad, it usually takes her on a trip to the mountains. SWENSON: When I was little, my dad used to take my sister and me from our home in Seattle to the Cascade Mountains. He’d pull out boxes he made out of wood and chicken […]
When reporter Moira Warburton was fourteen years old, she was diagnosed with a condition that meant she needed hearing aids. Now, years later, she’s coming to terms with the fact that she’ll need them for the rest of her life. High school sucked for me in all the usual awkward ways. I was growing hair […]
HOST INTRO: And now for the next in our commentary series… Augusta Anthony reflects on a friendship that hasn’t gone as planned… We were sixteen and going to a Britney Spears concert. My best friend Niamh and I rode a boat along the Thames. We stashed gin and tonic into green plastic Sprite bottles […]
Sarah Wyman reflects on self-care, adulthood and the roommate she didn’t know she had.
In an age saturated with instant messaging, from Messenger to WhatsApp, Oliver Arnoldi has learned about the benefits of a slower method of communication.
Living in New York you can encounter a lot of interesting characters. Weird dates. Shady landlords… and, the occasional con artist. Amina Lovell tells us about her experience when she wanted to believe she could trade money for her..”big break.”