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50 Years, 50 Fears

One woman’s quest to face her demons in one big scary year.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 04/01/2015
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Broverwhelmed: Gender Disparity in Seattle

Seattle’s got a glut of guys, with more on the way. The reactions of Seattle women? Not what you’d expect.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 08/01/2014
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Surprise, You're Married!

Washington state’s marriage equality law magically transforms all registered domestic partnerships into marriages.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 06/02/2014
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Sex and the Millennial Girl

Hookup culture: liberating freedoms or friends with lopsided benefits?

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 05/01/2014
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Hive Minded

What backyard beekeeping really does for people.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 04/01/2014
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Seattle Buzzkill

Six things Seattleites should stop talking about.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 03/01/2014
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Gray Like Me

Apparently, it’s a big damn deal to let your hair go gray. Who knew.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 01/02/2014
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'Tis the Season to Trim the Christmas Card List

If only there was a simple calculus for pruning it!

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 12/01/2013
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Giving to Panhandlers

Are you helping who you think you’re helping?

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 11/01/2013
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The Autism Schism

Is autism a disorder to be cured or a condition to be understood?

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 10/01/2013
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May I Help You?

Among the gifts Seattle has given the world: A few unique selling strategies.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 09/03/2013
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Etiquette Schmetiquette

How to succeed in business by minding your manners.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 08/01/2013
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How to Cross the Street

It’s not quite as pedestrian as you think.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 07/01/2013
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Why Moms Dread Summer

Summer isn’t a day at the beach. It’s the gaping hole in the feminist project.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 05/22/2013
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Brain Changers

Does neuroplasticity make it easier for therapists to earn their money?

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 04/17/2013
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My TV Friends

When it comes to meaningful relationships, there’s nothing like a good television recap.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 02/20/2013
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Okay, Sure, It Takes a Village

But when it comes to teens and alcohol and sex, how meddlesome do the villagers have to be?

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 01/23/2013
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Let There Be LightBox

A Seattleite’s cure for seasonal affective disorder.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 12/19/2012
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Responding: So Very Painful

Seattle etiquette: It’s my party and you’ll RSVP if you want to.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 11/28/2012
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The Partisanship Cure

What does our political system need? Marriage counseling.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 10/05/2012
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