My words

Most recent writing is here. Selections from the archive:


My column appears weekly at The Cut. 
What Does Manhoood Mean in 2013?
No Pill? No Prob. Meet the Pullout Generation
On Wendy Davis, the Supreme Court, and Speaking Out as Women
Shine Theory: Why Powerful Women Make the Greatest Friends
Lonely at the Top: Being a Lady Boss Without Mentors
Haters Gonna Hate. What’s a Woman to Do About It?
The Hillary Clinton Catch-22
Another ‘Year of the Woman’? Not So Fast
Tick-Tock, The Male Biological Clock

#Realtalk column, biweekly


Pie charts, weekly
Ann Friedman’s Best Things of 2012
No-Costume Halloween Costumes
The River
Advice for the Solo Woman Road Warrior

Charts and graphs about life in L.A., monthly

A Dating App That’s Worth a Woman’s Time
Pussy Riot Grrrls


America’s most colorful congresswoman: Kyrsten Sinema

When Rape Goes Viral


Hey Ladies!
The New Cult of Domesticity
Cupid’s Cursor
The Me Meme

All LinkedIn with Nowhere to Go

All Politics Is Identity Politics
Choice Rankings
The New Workplace Sexism
It’s Not the End of Men


Spin the Globe: Ann Friedman in Osaka, AFAR magazine
Welcome to Malibu, rehab city, The Observer Sunday Magazine
Back in singleton land, Los Angeles Times
The Culture Wars Are Over, TimeOut Chicago
You Can Take the Girl Out of Iowa, GOOD
The Great Porn Debate—And Why It Should Change, Refinery29
Girl Geniuses, This Recording
#Realtalk for the j-school graduate, Nieman Journalism Lab
What journalists need to know about animated GIFs,
Like a Natural Woman, Ms. magazine
An American Anniversary, LongShot