It’s On Fridays: On Kicking the Sh*t Out of Ignorance and Making People Laugh

It started with being really, really pissed off. That's how I decided to create a comedy about Type 1 diabetes. My sister was diagnosed when she was ten. Type 1 is often referred to as the "invisible disease" because people with it operate with such structure and routine that sometimes we, as non-diabetics, don't even notice the prick of ...

Good Stuff: Chris Leamy and #heplaysforme

Check out Chris Leamy's Instagram and you won't see vacation sunsets or pics at parties, but images of him playing his guitar on the streets of New York City with the people who know it best--the city's homeless. Leamy, 27, is a singer/songwriter who, after releasing his first solo album, was trying get comfortable with promoting his own ...

It’s On Wednesdays: On Being the Clydesdale

When I was a senior in high school, my cross country coach took me aside after a race. I had come in 27th, which was decent considering that there were 200-something girls also competing. Also decent, according to my coach, for another factor. "It's not really fair that you have to compete against girls like Annie," ...