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Can the new you make peace with the old? Ex-oversharer Emily Gould looks back on her own experience.

In the early aughts, Emily Gould gained a name as an editor at New York–based gossip blog Gawker, where she was known for peppering her sharp commentary on the media and celebrities with personal details. A name quickly became notoriety, particularly after Gould quit the site and wrote a lengthy piece for The New York Times about the impact of oversharing on her life. Eleven years later, Gould has taken a deliberate step away from the intimate disclosures of her

  • Words:
    Pip Usher
  • Photograph:
    Aaron Tilley
  • Styling:
    Sandy Suffield

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  • Words:
    Pip Usher
  • Photograph:
    Aaron Tilley
  • Styling:
    Sandy Suffield
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