Bill Quigley pays homage to teachers, and learns that not all of them are found in schools.
Caren Chesler’s son wears pink nail polish simply because he likes it. She thinks that’s what makes him a leader.
Hilary Lauren’s journey of living with transverse myelitis has helped her see how truly limited her relationships were before illness opened her eyes.
Sue Nador taught her sons, “Your partner is a real person with real feelings and not some live action figure.”
From fighting Lord Voldemort and his evil followers to championing equal human rights for women, girls, men and boys, Emma Watson has joined a critical fight, and not a moment too soon.
Joel Gratcyk doesn’t understand why certain parents have objections to mothers who breastfeed without covering themselves first.
David Winner on the rules for oxygen under hospice care and the still moments in his mother’s final days.
There are several recurring arguments people bring up against a mother’s right to breastfeed in public. Scott Posey disagrees with them all.
Stephanie Hayes says it’s time to give both mom and dad equal credit when it comes to parental intuition.
The phrase “mommy issues” doesn’t acknowledge the pain involved. Heather Gray knows this and speaks directly to couples affected.
A young female writer is fed up with the behavior of many men of her generation. Her solution? Change the way mothers will raise the next wave of men.
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Wai Sallas reflects on what we can be thankful for.
Time and experience has helped Danny Baker understand what it takes for a person to recover from depression.
Being an introvert need not relegate you to a life of solitude. A vibrant social life that fits your personality and honors your brain chemistry is well within reach. These are the rules Tyler Tervooren follows, and they keep this sensitive introvert healthy, happy, and well-connected with his friends and community.
Eckerd College’s student body just got a reality check in the form of a very patronizing email from its president.
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Appreciating what we have, going for what we want and enjoying the journey there, is the recipe for a happy life.
In the wake of yet another (and another, and another) police killing of a Black citizen, Aja Barber refuses to take her privileges for granted.
Thomas Fiffer reveals seven truths about life after an abusive relationship that stay mostly in the shadows.
In the middle of heartache and rage, Billy Flood found unexpected hope and enthusiasm in the form of a blond-haired fellow protester.
Brynn Tannehill speaks about some of the roots of anti-transgender violence, and steps we can take to end it.
John McElhenney just trashed his online dating profiles, so he can find his real match in the real world.
Rion Amilcar Scott details recent acts of police brutality and the wounds they leave behind.
Captain Chelsey Sullenberger is Breaking Barriers: From the United States Air Force to the Miracle on the Hudson to Making our Future Safer.
There are some things worse than death and they can be overcome simply by thinking about… death.
Nick Pavlidis reflects on his marriage and calls out three crucial truths about being married that any newlywed should realize sooner than later.
Joanna Schroeder explains how the selfies parents take today can affect their child’s future (in a good way!).