Our social media experiences reveal a lot about who we are, how we communicate, and what we want to say, writes Emily Reynolds.
Telling a story with ourselves at the centre is the way that we make sense of the world. But when we tell this story to an audience we don’t quite know, it cheapens everything.
Searching for connections online can stop us from meeting someone for real – sometimes we need to put down our screens and leave the house.
17 years after a painful breakup, Ada Bligaard Søby decided to make a book on life and love with her ex-boyfriend, plotting a visual timeline of their lives before and after.
In the digital world, to touch someone – to change their body, their mind, the way they experience the world – you don’t have to touch them at all.
Modern technology promised to make human connection easier than ever. But, as Emily Reynolds discovered, true intimacy is something that’s impossible to force.
In her latest column, journalist and author Emily Reynolds explores the differences between how we market ourselves on the internet, and the way we are IRL.
While it was initially seen as a way of bringing us together, the Internet has become a place we approach with caution – and this growing wariness might not be a good thing.
Sexting, swiping and selfies – in a new column, writer Emily Reynolds explores the strange new ways that technology is changing our relationships.
Outcasts often seek shelter in the music of Perfume Genius. But after finding stability in his own life, Mike Hadreas has realised that sobriety doesn't fix everything. It just casts a harsher light on the underlying problems.
Mary Stephenson got so sick of being single that she created her own imaginary dates. Now she's using art to poke fun at society's perception of romance.
Former pro surfer, writer and filmmaker Jamie Brisick knows what it means to have loved and lost. In this Huck Film, the power of the ocean unleashes a flood of memories.