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Why I Hate Bullies

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His school days are years in the past, but cruel comments by unthinking teens bring the pain of bullying back for Michael Copperman.

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As Tears Go By

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Ben Shaberman shares how he became a man who cries. It was a surprise, beginning with a movie and an unexpected connection to his father.

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What She Hears When You Ask For Unprotected Sex

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When you’re ready to take that next step with a woman, think carefully. What you say isn’t always what she hears.

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There are two Types of People With Depression—Which one are You?

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Whether you choose to pursue “recovery” or choose to pursue “being as comfortable as possible while suffering from depression,” all I hope for is that you make your choice based on the future you want for yourself.

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Wig Woman

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Gary Almeter remembers the summer he discovered the Smiths, got a Swatch, and learned more from a White Water Raft Ride than just where everybody flips.

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There is No Such Thing as a Broken Heart

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Here is an empowering perspective that will forever protect you from having a broken heart…

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12 Week ‘Be a Better Man’ Challenge. Week 2 – Fuel Up

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The Be a Better Man Challenge is a spring clean for your life. Over 12 weeks it’ll prepare you to be, do and have more of what you want.

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I Moved In With My In-Laws, And Here’s How It Worked.

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Yes, you read that right. Joe Deprospero purposely moved in with his parents-in-law. And it wasn’t a total nightmare. In fact, it worked.

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Stop Running For The Emergency Escape: 4 Ways To Gain Control Of Your Life

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Curbing the desire to escape can be tough, but if you build a balanced life, it can become less of a nagging desire.

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Punks in Recovery with Craig Lewis

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Craig Lewis is a Certified Peer Specialist who struggled immensely with mental health issues. He has successfully transformed into a life of wellness.

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5 Secret Ways Being Awkward Makes You Awesome

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Ever feel a little not-quite-together? It’s ok. Own your awkward.

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Story Takes Courage – Especially When the Story is Your Life

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To truly write with conviction, you need to tell the story from your heart. How many of us could do that with our entire lives?

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What Happens When We Push Beyond Our Limits?

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It was race day, and the first time Steve O’Neill had ever run a half-marathon. Here’s how he felt when he crossed that finish line.

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The Invisible Hand On Your Mouth

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David Pittman, like too many survivors of childhood sexual abuse, has to fight against the pressure – internal and external – to keep quiet about what happened to him as a kid.

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Coping With ‘Living Losses’

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Dr. Ken Druck knows what it’s like to lose a loved one, but he also recognizes the pain of dealing with the daily loss of someone who is still alive. Here, 3 tips for dealing with these living losses.

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8 Reasons Why We LIKE Being Miserable Gits

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Git (UK Slang): “Deeply unpleasant or contemptible person.” Yeah, who wouldn’t want to be one of those?

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