In Praise of Smaller Social Circles

Photography by Andra C. Taylor via Unsplash.

Three years in, this is how the COVID-19 pandemic has transformed our friendships.


How to Babyproof Your Friendships

Even though priorities and availability are bound to change, you can become a parent and maintain your friendships.


On ‘Home’ – Zenat Begum

Zenat Begum by Ramshah Kanwal for ILY.

Zenat Begum on loving out loud, her immigrant, Bangladeshi parents, and what “home” means to her.


Songs for a Quarantine Valentine’s Day

Here’s ILYs staff-curated Valentine’s Day Playlist. There’s a song for every type of love, so you’re guaranteed to feel feels.


Jessie Reyez (Cover Story)

Photography by Luis Mora.

An intimate conversation about love and death with Colombian-Canadian singer and songwriter, Jessie Reyez.


A Guide to Heart Emojis

Photo illustration by Sam Liacos.

There are over 20 heart emojis–here’s what they mean and how to use them.


A Galentine’s Day Guide

Art by Sam Liacos.

Suggestions if you’re looking for last-minute ideas on how to spend your Valentine’s Day as a crew.