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How Tattoos Tell Our Stories

July 16, 2019 // 0 Comments

I used to have a bumper sticker—fortunately, never affixed to my car’s bumper—that read, “tattoos: not just for sailors and whores anymore.” The sex worker-shaming [...]

Creativity Break | Writing the Change

April 10, 2016 // 0 Comments

By Rebecca Lawton Welcome to Creativity Break, Sweatpants & Coffee’s new inspiration column. Based on the re-release of the popular guide Write Free: Attracting the [...]

Hard Truths about the Creative Life

February 15, 2016 // 0 Comments

By Jerusha Gray There will always be someone who is better than you. Always. This is irrefutable. It doesn’t matter how many hours you’ve logged. It doesn’t matter how [...]

An Open Letter to David Bowie

January 11, 2016 // 0 Comments

by Jerusha Gray Dear David: I first met you as a tiny girl. My eldest sister introduced us. She and I danced to your music pumping through the cassette deck in her room. [...]