I'm having trouble getting over the idea of a chained up bear, it seems pretty horrible.
Then interacting sexually with it? Is it set in a realistic world?
I think it's a dinosaur-style raptor.
Drizzling? Like... urine?
The Hairpin honestly does feel like a haven, in a way that no where else on the web does! I have sought refuge here before and been soothed :)
What a moron. Does he really think being bisexual means you have to be dating a man and a woman at the same time? And to be so het up about it that he wrote into a newspaper!
I thought it was pretty hilarious and I've been suicidally depressed and have been touched by suicide in my life.
I'm not saying this to invalidate your experience, just to offer a different perspective.
More of this please! I.e. this writer and stuff about dress and costume history and ... the two combined? I found it super interesting and it's not something you can find a lot of places.
On Ask Baba Yaga: How Can I Get Over the Fear That This One Physical Feature Makes Me Look Grotesque?
@MadameOvary I have it a well, It's actually not just a fat lump, it is a curve of the spine that develops, called a kyphosis.
There is a relatively simple surgery to correct it, if it bothers you. If you have back pain the surgery can correct that as well. It might be pricy in the US though, I'm not sure.
The "less harmful" psychic is still someone dishonest that preys on the vulnerable for profit.
On "The truth is, the ten or twenty minutes I was somebody’s mother were black magic": Ariel Levy's "Thanksgiving in Mongolia"
@Myrtle Pulling out the umbilical cord herself wouldn't have done any harm, it's only attached to the placenta.