Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you:
A powerful essay in light of what happened in Texas this week and what was at stake: “My Abortion, at 23 Weeks” [via NYTimes]
I love this essay about love, parenthood, loss, and the importance of pop songs: “Easy” [via avidly]
On making friends in a new city: “You’re One in Eight Million” [via The Hairpin]
For all you crazy cat ladies, here’s a blog for you: Cats That Look Like Pin Up Girls
Thank you to those who submitted links for me to include. If you see something around the web you think DW readers would appreciate, please send me a link to firstname.lastname@example.org and if it’s a fit, I’ll include it in Friday’s round-up. Thanks!