Cover Photo: photo of the author and her sister
photo of the author and her sister

Learning to Fly: When You Have to Be Your Own Parent

Even as a child I found extreme pleasure in the things I could control.

101 Dalmatians

tell your mother thistell your father that

Maury Show


stratus, cumulus, cirrus.

please excuse Lindsay’s absence


Shelby Vittek is a writer and editor based in New Jersey. Her work has appeared in the Washington Post, Bon Appétit, National Geographic, New Jersey Monthly, The Kitchn, and The Smart Set, among others.