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Taia Handlin

Taia Handlin is a fabulous Portland native currently working and writing in New York City. She received her BA in Gender Studies from Whitman College, where she spent four years amongst the onions of Walla Walla, Washington.

Taia's writing interests include feminism, space, and bizarre human interest stories. Before joining BTR as a social media and editorial intern, she wrote about politics and pop culture for BUST. She has also been known to write plays about space and aliens.

When not writing she likes to sleep, read Carl Sagan, and do as many squats as her legs can handle.

LATEST
The future of Roe v Wade may rest on a secret conversation captured by a news camera.
It’s a fantastic rom-com but the movie is really a love letter to the romance novel.
With my time as full-time staff writer for BTRtoday reaching its end, here’s a look back at my favorite work for the site.
It’s proof that we as a culture still don’t know what to do with women’s bodies if not sexualizing them. But beyond that…
Please, America really does not need the bland white goop.
Their guns are only as good as the pancakes they flip.