As a teen, I saw myself in Jo - the ambitious young writer who chafes against traditional restrictions.
Whenever I thought about reaching out to Lucy, I didn’t.
"To all who voted for this legislation. A dark era in our state is almost over."
"People have been co-opting and telling my part in this story for decades. In fact, it wasn’t until the past few years that I’ve been able to fully reclaim my...
SBS series 'The Hunting' shows how gaslighting can entrap even the most emotionally intelligent victims, writes Candice Chung.
I can't remember when, exactly, but a packet of condoms appeared quietly on my bedside table years before I lost my virginity.
My parents would lose face if any explicit photos of me made their way into the public sphere.
How should parents respond when teen sexting is now a normal part of the social fabric?
For parents, navigating sex and the internet can be an anxiety-inducing terrain because they are often less technology-literate than the kids.
As technology continues to evolve, new ways to violate consent continue to emerge.
Once our clothes come off, there’s an uncertainty and vulnerability we’re just not used to, or at least I wasn’t used to.
Excusing bad behaviour with “boys will be boys” is really just saying “I can’t be bothered”.
Dating apps have given us so much choice and so much power but no rules.
In secular life, the idea that a particular type of relationship can be touched with magic has become a socially acceptable way to have faith in something beyond...
Big Little Lie’s Mary Louise’s nimble gaslighting may be the product of a lifetime of gendered oppression.
The best platonic relationships are often accidental feats of circumstance and chemistry.
How could something that made me feel so empowered be something that I was ashamed of?
My new tinder profile will read ‘happily single, seeking same’ with an Arab emoji next to the crescent.
My whole life I’d had the impression that an Egyptian husband was their biggest dream for me. Someone who shared our values, language and culture.