girl talk

#TBT: The 1989 “Girl Talk” TV Show Starring Punky Brewster And Buffy Summers

Once upon a time–and apparently for only one episode, though I could swear there were more–there was a TV show based on the “Girl Talk” series of board games. Which,…

Robyn Pennacchia | April 30, 2015 - 3:30 pm

Girl Talk: My Ex, Who Didn’t Want Kids, Is Having A Baby And My Feelings Are Complicated

Every relationship has its milestones: first kiss, first fuck, finally saying “I love you,” moving in together, meeting the parents, going on vacation, etc. But every major breakup has its milestones too, often full of either sadness…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 15, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Girl Talk: If You’re Going To Date All Your Friends, You Have To Save Certain Things For Marriage

“A city of a million men, and you only bone out-of staters,” is my friend Meredith’s favorite thing to say to me. She’s not wrong – in a year of…

Beejoli Shah | March 16, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Girl Talk: Dating As A Sex Writer

While watching your partner have sex with another person is common enough to play a vibrant role in swinging and orgies, and to spawn porn parodies like “One Flew Over…

Sophie Saint Thomas | November 13, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Girl Talk: My Best Friend, My Beauty Muse

Whenever anyone asks my mother what I was like as a child, she always responds by telling stories of her first attempts to put me in a dress as a…

Tiffanie Drayton | November 6, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Girl Talk: How Dressing “Ugly” Helped Me Through A Breakup

For a period of time after I broke up with the man I’d been dating for four years, all I wore was black. I mourned the relationship by donning a

Jean Ho | November 3, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Girl Talk: Weaving Is The Best Thing To Happen To My ADD Brain Since Adderall

Lucca is a little bit jealous of my loom.
I can’t even start to explain why I love weaving so much without first explaining, as best I can, what…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 24, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Girl Talk: The Transition From Hairstylist To Friend

One of the things I lost when I stopped shampooing and cutting my hair was regular hangouts with my former hairstylist/now friend, Maggie. I met her after several bad experiences…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 14, 2014 - 10:00 am

Girl Talk: On Police Brutality & Experiencing Blackness Through My Boyfriend’s Eyes

I think I may have had a small mental break down last week. I knew it was coming, I was all tight with emotion after some of the responses I…

Tiffanie Drayton | September 22, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Girl Talk: What Losing My Virginity Taught Me About Faith

I was 25 when I kissed someone for the first time.

I’d met him at a local book club, and we hit it off almost instantly. Our first…

Dianna Anderson | September 9, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Girl Talk: Timing Is Everything

It was October 2012. My Australian boyfriend and I had just been on a romantic, whirlwind adventure road trip around Europe. We spent the first month with his parents in…

Phylisa Wisdom | August 29, 2014 - 12:20 pm

Girl Talk: Unemployed And Unemployable

My life three years ago is sometimes incomprehensible to me. Retrospectively, it’s so absurd that it’s hard to believe that the things that happened happened, or that I tolerated some…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | August 22, 2014 - 12:00 pm
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