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On Eyebrows

What if being dissatisfied is its own kind of pleasure?

II don’t remember the first time I pulled out my eyebrows, or how it felt; I’ve pulled so many over the years that there is no longer a beginning (and there has never been an end). I pull at night when nobody is looking and watch the hairs float into the keyboard, and the next day I find them peeking out of my Ls and my Vs. I pick when I write…



A new magazine from Roxane Gay offering some of the most interesting and thoughtful cultural criticism to be found on the Web. Our first quarterly is coming in June 2019. We value deep explorations, timelessness, and challenging conventional thinking without being cheap and lazy.

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Rachel Simon

Rachel Simon is the Entertainment News Editor at Bustle. She’s also been published in Cosmo, Glamour, Mic, and the Huffington Post. Follow her at @rachel_simon.