22 Poems That Got You Through 2016
Amidst the ongoing wars over culture, truth and language that defined 2016, here are some of poems we read in order to find America's pulse.
Meet The 2017 BuzzFeed Emerging Writer Fellows
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Poem: "Social Skills Training" By Solmaz Sharif
A new poem for BuzzFeed READER from Sharif's forthcoming collection Look.
Meet The First Class Of BuzzFeed's Emerging Writers Fellowship
Drum roll, please!
5 Men Talk About Their Struggles With Body Image
Five men discuss their relationship with their body, how it's affected their lives, and how to move forward.
Self-Portrait Of The Artist As Ungrateful Black Writer
No, I'm not happy to "just be here." Racism doesn't vanish the moment we set foot into the ivory towers and glittering soirees of the literati.
BuzzFeed Emerging Writers Fellowship 2018
Enter this fellowship as a promising writer and become a force to be reckoned with. Apply by Dec. 4, 2017.
All The Types Of Sex You'll Have Living In New York City
"Waking Up And Not Knowing What Borough You're In Sex." Consider this a to-do list.
What "Empire" Means For Blackness On Television
Fox's new series has broken ratings records — and it's also broken ground in terms of its portrayal of race, queerness, and women on television. But that doesn’t mean it's perfect, as BuzzFeed Entertainment Senior Editor Kelley Carter, BuzzFeed LGBT Editor Saeed Jones, and BuzzFeed Staff Writer Ira Madison III discuss.
Apple CEO Tim Cook: "I’m Proud To Be Gay"
The CEO of Apple said he identifies as gay in an article Thursday for Bloomberg BusinessWeek.
The Last Time My Grandmother Slapped Me
"Sometimes we have to forget in order to keep loving the people we need to love."
How We Fuck Now
BuzzFeed LGBT editor Saeed Jones joins journalists Steven Thrasher and Dave Tuller to discuss sex, gay men, and what we are (and aren’t) doing. "Marriage and wedding registries are much easier to talk about than fucking."
What Will We Do With All This Freedom?
Gay men have benefited the most from legal and cultural breakthroughs. We need to get over ourselves and care about issues that aren’t specifically about gay men.
Conchita Wurst Just Showed Paris Fashion Week How To Work The Runway
The 2014 Eurovision winner walked the runway in Paris during John Paul Gaultier's 2014 Fall/Winter Haute Couture show.
The 19 Realest Tumblr Posts About The Sex Lives Of Gay Men
I've been drinking pineapple juice for weeks. NSFW.
31 Reasons We Need To Talk About David McIntosh Right Now
He isn't a convicted felon; no one is perfect.
A Definitive Ranking Of The 20 Most Smoldering Male Fashion Designers
Hot men who make beautiful clothes? Yes, please!
25 Questions Straight People Need To Answer Immediately
This whole "heterosexuality" thing has gone on long enough.
Jeremy Meeks' Mugshot Is Officially A Meme
The thirst is real — allegedly.
Alexander Masson Is Unreasonably Attractive
You might recognize him from the music video for "I Luh You Papi."