Cover Photo: photo by Ali Yahya/unsplash
photo by Ali Yahya/unsplash

No Best Friend, But Better Off

Friendship is not about going down a list with some people always first, others second and third. Every friendship is unique.

Game of Thrones


Sophie’s Choicebest friend, friend, person I know.


When I needed her most, she was right on time.

Angela Chen is a science journalist at The Verge. Her reporting and essays have also been published  in The Wall Street Journal, The Guardian, The Atlantic,  Paris Review, Aeon Magazine, Pacific Standard, Smithsonian,  Hazlitt, Electric Literature, and more. She is on Twitter: @chengela