Posts tagged "personal essay"

The Soapbox: In Defense Of Personal Essays

When I started writing personal essays on the internet, I was half embarrassed, half proud. Even though I grew up in a generation that’s supposedly all about oversharing and Facebooking…

Kate Fridkis | March 5, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Female Marine Says Women In Infantry Is A Bad Idea

The Marines are moving toward the notion of putting more women in combat roles, and one Marine in particular—a woman—thinks it’s a lousy idea. “As a combat-experienced Marine officer, and…

Newser | July 7, 2012 - 11:30 am

Girl Talk: I’m A Secret Eater

During Kim Kardashian’s Wedding Special, it was not failing to include her groom in her venue choice or that her sister accused said groom of being opportunistic that struck a…

Shoshana Davis | October 13, 2011 - 12:00 pm