Dear God, Where Did I Go Wrong With You?

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Jesse Bradley considers where our spiritual scars come from, drawing from his many years as a pastor listening to people share their stories and experiences.

Do You Have the ‘Hell No, I Won’t Let Go’ Syndrome?

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Nathaniel Smith shares how holding on to the past or obsessing about the future diminishes your ability to experience a full and happy life.

Problems With Privilege

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The way we talk about privilege implies that if you drew the right card, your life is perfect.

Dear Kansas

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Greg Correll believes that Kansas proposed new law on corporal punishment will sanction and increase child abuse. Here’s why.

The Other Side of Pain

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Everyone has their own way of dealing with pain. What matters most is trying to view it as a learning opportunity.

When Pain Becomes You

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Jason Epstein discusses dealing with chronic pain. What happens when what ails you is what alienates you?

How to Deal with Divorce during the Holidays

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Divorce can be especially painful during the holidays. Laura Miolla gives these 7 tips for evolving into the New Year

How To Get Over a Breakup in 5 Steps

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While breakups can be brutal, K Thompson has your back. Here are some simple strategies for getting over the heartache

A Father, a Son, a Goodbye: Why Being Strong Should Not Mean Being Distant

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How can a son say goodbye to a father he never connected with?

Man On Fire: The Destructive Power Of Self-Mutilation

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After he lost his brother, Jarad Dewing tried everything to release the pain locked inside of him.

100 Words on Love: Flickering, Sometimes

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Only sometimes.

I Eat My Pain

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In Jackie Summers’ experience, people are always telling you to “just get over it” when it comes to emotional pain. They rarely, as Jackie does here, tell you how.

Not Just Physically Do I Begin to Shatter

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Vince Cousino Anila rides his bike, trying to escape the shadow of the abusive father he won’t become.

Man Up? Woman Up? How About We All Just Stand Up?

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Tamara Star’s advice to all adults, men and women, on how to live more responsible lives.

The Pain of Separation and the Love Within

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Poet Brian Bowers on grief and goodbyes, and the way love is woven through them both.

The Precipice

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Jackie Summers, on how a few words at the end of a love affair can send one into a free fall.