Jenny Gunter

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My Boyfriend and I Talk About Poop A Lot -- Like a Whole Lot

Last Friday night, I was walking down the stairs of my apartment when my adorable cat dive bombed me on the stairs, making me grin all over. As I reached the lower landing, still smiling, my boyfriend asked "Did you just poop?"<p>"What? Poop?" I responded.<p>And he said, rationally, "You look really …

Symptoms of Codependency

Codependency is characterized by a person belonging to a dysfunctional, one-sided relationship where one person relies on the other for meeting …

Self-esteem

Find The Thing You're Most Passionate About, Then Do It On Nights And Weekends For The Rest Of Your Life

Ferguson, MO

Neil deGrasse Tyson and Neil Gaiman on the Secret of Genius

“Creating a life that reflects your values and satisfies your soul,” <i>Calvin & Hobbes</i> creator Bill Watterson observed in his superb 1990 Kenyon College commencement address, “is a rare achievement.” Indeed, the search for meaning, the life of purpose, the quest to do what makes you come alive — those …

On the NSA

Let me tell you the story of my tiny brush with the biggest crypto story of the year.<p>A few weeks ago I received a call from a reporter at ProPublica, …

Crypto prof asked to remove NSA-related blog post

Predictable backtrack from Johns Hopkins comes a few hours later.<p>Matthew Green is a well-known cryptography professor, currently teaching in the …

Dangers of traveling while female

<b>(Evgeniya Uvarova via Shutterstock)</b><p>I wanted to be a fearless adventurer like my male heroes, but a voice kept warning me: Don’t get yourself raped<p>Tara Isabella Burton<p>August 27, 2013 11:15pm (UTC)<p>When I was younger, I wanted to travel like Patrick Leigh Fermor, who famously spent 1934 walking from …

Concentration Camp

“Men ... are brought, for the 'protection of the people and the State,' into a concentration camp without hearing, without court sentence, without the possibility of redress, and for an indefinite time.”<p>In Germany the words 'protective custody' have a double meaning. Originally the term meant the …

Nica Noelle On Directing Gay Porn, Straight Guys Vs. Gay Guys, And Homophobia In Straight Porn

After the success of <i>His Mother’s Lover</i> and <i>A Priest’s Confession</i>, director Nica Noelle has made a big mark in gay porn in a short amount of time. Find …

Litbreaker Ad Network Helps Popular Literary Communities Cash In

A selection of the podcasts that are part of the Litbreaker Ad Network<p>By Daniel Kalder<p>Is it possible to make money from advertising on literary …

Ghost in the Machine: Does Print+Ebook Bundling Have a Future?

Cannongate was pleased with its experiment earlier this year offering a print+ebook bundle of Ruth Ozeki’s “A Tale for the Time Being.”<p>By Joy …

Photography & Travel Product Reviews

Peas and Carrots Salad With Goat Cheese and Almonds Recipe

<b>Read more: Vegetarian: Peas and Carrots Salad with Goat Cheese and Almonds</b><p>Ingredients4 ounces fresh goat cheese3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, divided1 teaspoon zest and 2 teaspoons juice from 1 lemonKosher salt and freshly ground black pepper1/2 pound baby carrots, trimmed and peeled, …

I hate Strong Female Characters

Sherlock Holmes gets to be brilliant, solitary, abrasive, Bohemian, whimsical, brave, sad, manipulative, neurotic, vain, untidy, fastidious, …

These Office Workers Can Tend Crops While They’re In Boring Meetings

Kono Designs renovated a nine-story, 215,000-square-foot office building to include 43,000 square feet of urban green space and 200 species of rice, …

Urban Agriculture

San Francisco On The Cheap: Do This, Skip That In Hipsterland

Despite its low-key vibe, San Francisco is notoriously not cheap. It's been called the most unaffordable city for homeowners, and last year, it was named America's fourth most expensive big city to visit [fun fact: Hawaii placed first].<p>But San Fran <i>can</i> be cheap! Behold these low-cost (and way …

Articles about 7 clever loft spaces small places on Dwell.com - Dwell

A software engineer outfits his tiny apartment with flexible design ideas.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron walks us through Dwell's November 2016 issue.<p>From city apartments to vacation rentals and boutique hotels, a daring and creative use of colorful paint, textiles, and other...<p>For …

Small Spaces

15 Tasty Tomato Recipes for Summer

15 easy dishes to show off peak flavor.<p>Delicious and packed with healthy antioxidants, fresh tomatoes are at their peak in late summer. Whether they're stewed, grilled, or baked in a tart, here are 15 new ways to try them.

Pregnant in the lab: how does child-bearing affect a science career?

Women don't thrive as well in science as in medicine. Family matters probably play a major role – and I'm about to see for myself just what havoc a baby can wreak<p>Although I'm a research biologist, I work closely with an NHS clinic in the company of a lively band of doctors and nurses. I suspect …