In her rejection of performing happiness, Grande invokes gratitude for the impact she’s made on others. I have to believe the same.
I wanted to be loud, wild, and sexually liberated like them. I just didn’t know how.
I’m a queer, northeast girl with southern roots, and no one has captured that duality quite like Kacey Musgraves.
The arc of my journey with Shakira traces a path from veneration to rejection to reembrace.
With reproductive rights under threat in the US, I returned to an artist unafraid of telling her truth.
I’ve wondered if I, too, have become a member of a generation reluctant to move past adolescence.
I turned to my friend and asked, “What if I don’t want it all?”