Lives

HELD

A family changes after a parent passes away, but how does a house make space for the absence? A literary essay on memory, loss, and shelter by Zoë Ritts

MOMMY/DADDY

Kiersten Holden-Ada speaks about parenting, and living, beyond the gender binary

REAL SEX

Helen Frost recounts when her sexual pleasure turned into pain, and the way back to sex beyond penetration

PEOPLE FROM THE INTERNET

"It wasn’t just sex—though often it was—but unlikely collisions of humanity that interested me." A personal essay by Jodie Shupac

A GRAPHIC ESSAY

Michelle Martin and Hannah Schneider illustrate their experiences of street harassment and sexual assault in Edmonton—the worst city in Canada to be a woman