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EStrickland

The Noisy Mind

May 11, 2017 - 4 stories
Are you suffering distorted and illogical thinking? Sometimes, we just can't get past our irrationality, but there are ways to get around ourselves... Cover Image: EStrickland
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Chasing Happy

May 10, 2017 - 4 stories
Happiness may be elusive, but putting the emphasis on the pursuit might make the difference. Cover Image: RawPixel/Pexels
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Always Late?

May 09, 2017 - 4 stories
Is tardiness a cognitive trap you cannot break out of? The real reason behind being late. Cover Image: MichaelJung/Shutterstock
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Leaders on the World Stage

May 08, 2017 - 4 stories
What does it take to be a world leader? Plus, presidential happiness, psychology in politics, and sanity in dictatorships. Cover Image: LucianoMortulaLGM_Shutterstock
April 29 - May 5

April 29 - May 5

May 06, 2017 - 6 stories
Posts to catch up on. Read about refugees, the digital age, animal rescue, other people's problems, and more.
Pixar

The Short Fuse

May 05, 2017 - 4 stories
There's no doubt that we need anger, an emotion that propels us forward to do great things. Of course, too much hot-headedness can only push you back. Here's how to manage your quick-temper. Cover Image: Pixar
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Om, Where the Heart Is

May 04, 2017 - 4 stories
Sure, you can meditate on a mountaintop, but you can also learn to be more mindful throughout your day—while biting into an apple or riding the subway. Living in the present is its own reward. Cover Image: Mimagephotography/Shutterstock
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Nature, It's Good for You

May 03, 2017 - 4 stories
Being mindful of the environment can help the planet and it can even help and heal one's body, mind, and soul. Cover Image: ValeriaBoltneva/Pexels
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Cultivating Curiousity

May 03, 2017 - 4 stories
We were all born curious and eager to discover the wonder of life. Somewhere along the way to adulthood, we lost that need to ask “why.” Here's how to nurture the innate curiosity in you. (Photo: PoprotskiyAlexey/Shutterstock)
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How Empathy Works

May 02, 2017 - 4 stories
When it comes to empathy, there's more and there's less. Plus, read about the highly compassionate, rejection, shame, and more. Cover Image: Mervas/Shutterstock
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Are You a Real Grown-up?

May 01, 2017 - 4 stories
How to handle love, work, and life like an adult. Plus, see essays on intimacy, civility, and more.
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N. Pelusi

Top Posts: April 2017

April 30, 2017 - 25 stories
Some of the best reads of the spring so far shed light on politics, the abstinence pledge, mansplaining, and more. (Image credit: Nando Pelusi)
April 22 - 28

April 22 - 28

April 29, 2017 - 6 stories
Read the best essays from the week, including posts about child terrorists, the girl code, sexy women and the morality of men, plus more.
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Oops! What a Mistake

April 28, 2017 - 4 stories
There's the Freudian slip and the mega faux pas. While you may feel roiling remorse, don’t let it make you miserable. Cover Image: Tommaso Lizzul/Shutterstock
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Words From the Wise

April 27, 2017 - 4 stories
Getting older is better than it looks. Here's what we can learn from our elders. Cover Image: FamVeld/Shutterstock
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No Regrets

April 26, 2017 - 4 stories
Do you look back onto a lifetime of regret? All those things you could have, would have, should have done. Wallowing may not be useful, but taking action for a better future is another matter. Cover Image: lzf/shutterstock
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The Culture of Blame

April 25, 2017 - 4 stories
We live in a culture of blame. But maybe it's time to own up to what's yours, mine, and ours. Cover Image: AlexandruZdrobău/Pexels
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How Men Annoy Women

April 24, 2017 - 4 stories
The mansplainer has to explain everything because women don't know what they're talking about. No patronizing required. Cover Image: TomWang/Shutterstock
April 15 - 21

April 15 - 21

April 22, 2017 - 7 stories
For your reading enjoyment, see posts about speaking up, understanding depression, the use of vague language, and more.
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Green Therapy

April 21, 2017 - 4 stories
Going green, in more ways than one, can boost us personally and collectively. Cover Image: NPelusi

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