But I rarely post original content on this blog anymore, as so much of my work now (fortunately) appears elsewhere. So in no particular order, here are my ten favorite pieces I wrote this year. (And just FYI, here’s the one post I regret having written.)
Real Women Have… Bodies
Let’s Talk to Girls about Beauty, Too
The Cautery of Hate: on Breakups, Psychoanalysis, and the Healing Power of Rage
Men, Princess Culture, and the Sexualization of Young Girls
Spring is No Excuse for Sexual Harassment
The Male Body: Repulsive or Beautiful?
The Opposite of “Man” is “Boy,” Not “Woman”
Short Skirts Magically Turn Women into Bitches
What’s the Difference Between Privacy and Secrecy?
Some laughter with the lovemaking, please: on porn, performance, and deadly seriousness