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Angelina Pivarnick Says Her Sex Life With Husband Chris Larangeira Is ‘Dog Sh*t’ –...

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Prince Harry Says Meghan Markle Did Not Take Her Own Life Because She Didn’t...

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REELZ Profiles TV Trailblazer Redd Foxx’s Money Troubles on ‘Life, Death & Money’ –...

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Prince Harry Reveals He Wanted To Walk Away From Royal Life Years Ago –...

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Will Smith Commits To Getting Into The Best Shape Of His Life – .

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Goldie Hawn & Kurt Russell’s Grandchildren ‘Put Some Life’ Back Into Their Relationship –...

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Prince Philip Dead At 99, See Duke’s Life In Photos – .

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Elisabeth Moss Reveals How ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Changed Her Life – .

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DMX Is Still On Life Support Following Reported Overdose – .

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Van Life Influencer Lee MacMillan Dead By Suicide At 28 – .

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Selena Quintanilla’s Husband Cris Perez Details Life After Her Murder: Watch

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California Man Sentenced To 212 Years In Prison For ‘Premeditated Murder’ Of Two Sons...

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Dr. Oz Saves Man’s Life In Newark After Performing CPR – .

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Maureen McCormick Talks About Brady Bunch Success, Pandemic Life – .

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Prince Harry Reveals Why He Left His ‘Toxic’ Royal Life – .

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Hayden Panettiere Is ‘Pulling Herself Together’ After Life Serves Her A Rough Patch –...

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Inside The Life And Apparent Suicide Of 18-Year-Old TikTok Star Dazhariaa Quint Noyes –...

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Has Britney Spears Seen The Controversial Documentary About Her Life? Singer Is 'Aware' &...

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Tony Bennett Reveals Battle With Alzheimer’s Disease, Calls Life ‘A Gift’ – .

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Alleged Baby Killer Megan Boswell Will Be Sentenced To Life In Prison Without Parole...

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Kim Kardashian Prepares For Single Life With Khloe’s Help At The Gym Amid Kanye...

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What Is Kris Kristofferson Up To? The Singer Lives A Private Life With His...

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Inside The Private Life Of Kyle Milliken, The Man Who Killed His Family –...

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Rachel Zoe ‘Scarred For Life’ After Son Fell 40 Feet In Ski Lift Accident...

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Missing you comes in waves, sometimes they drown me. Some days the waves of missing you are so strong it feels as if I’m being held...

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By Liz Rae Updated September 29, 2020 By Liz Rae Updated September 29, 2020 I message you for the hundredth time. My message remains left unread. I wait,...

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You don’t have to be a supermodel to relate to Emily Ratajkowski’s essay Buying Myself Back. Social media. The internet. Modern technology. What is that famous line? With...

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It was April when I came to realize I missed sitting in class. Even if my teachers were painfully boring and it was an ungodly hour...

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JK Rowling is at it again. The author of the much beloved and impossibly influential Harry Potter series can’t stop tweeting transphobic rhetoric. She argues she...

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Sometimes, growth is subtle. Often, we only see it clearly in retrospect. Though we often assume that our growth will be completely evident to us, it’s...

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It had been exactly 79 days since I had touched another human being. That is until Dr J in the emergency room examined my left hand. The...

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We humans like to own, buy, and consume a lot of things. They could be pretty and shiny things that we just want to hold on...

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I’ve lived my life in two parts: before I realized I was gay and after. I have separated these parts of my life so harshly that I’ve...

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This is not going to be that essay. I’m not going to write some flowery, romantic idealization of what sex “should” be. I’m not going to expound...

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I fear my best years may have escaped me. It’s hardly the time to be having a quarter-life crisis. Well, actually it is exactly the time at...

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It’s taken me a while to process the events of the last few days. Much like the black experience in America, these events are complex and...

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Trigger warning: Police brutality, racism In 1991, when I was nearly one years old—in diapers and milk dripping from my mouth—Rodney King was being savagely beaten in...

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It sounds harsh, I know. Yet the sooner you realize this, the better. I know that it can be easy to justify why they aren’t around. Maybe...

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The New York Times recently ran an article about how group video calls are frying peoples’ brains. Author Kate Murphy wrote, “The way the video images...

The Honest Truth About Following Your Dreams That Almost Nobody Is Willing To Swallow

If you are someone who is intent on following your dreams in life, there are a few things you will need to know. First of all, you...

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When you’re young, your path in life is set. You are not that much different than most people you know. You attend the same schools, you move from...

Please Remember That People Do Not Need To Be Perfect Before They Can Be...

Please remember that people do not need to be their best possible selves before you can honor them. Please remember that people do not need to complete...

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In the halcyon pre-COVID era — which was either a generation ago, or last year, as time’s dissolved into a hazy suspension of eternity and ephemera...

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On my first day, I am told to go to the staff canteen and explain that I don’t yet have my ID because I am newly...

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“Code blue” echoes through the hallways as nurses, PAs, respiratory therapists, doctors, custodial workers, and PCAs scurry through the halls in paper scrubs, blue hair caps,...

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I want things to be different. I desperately do. I’ve always held out hope that we would find a way if we just tried hard enough. If...

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When everything seems to be going wrong at once and the future becomes highly uncertain, the optimists tend to get chastised for their positivity. They’re told to...

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I have a tendency to hold on too tightly, to people, to places, and to moments, stretching out all of the goodness until the final breaking...

Even Here, Even Now — You Are Still Exactly Where You Are Meant To...

Your growth as a person is not contingent upon everything unfolding perfectly. Your growth as a person is not dependent on how seamlessly you can manage all...

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The questions linger in your head, even when you try to ignore them. “Why don’t they want me? What’s wrong with me?” The truth is, it’s not always...

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Pushing open the doors, a gray overcast sky greets me, poking in between the colds to create space are the houses, A-frame ticky-tacky colorless comfortable shelters...

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There is a sublime comfort when we find the sun setting on the world all at once. At last, the sun is not just setting on us...

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I woke up this morning like I did every other day the past three weeks and will wake up for the foreseeable future. Today is Saturday,...

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So. Here’s the thing… I went back and forth on whether to publish this. Because frankly I wasn’t sure how it would rub people. I often rub people wrong, and...

When Grief Changes Us | Thought Catalog

As you wake up, for just one split second, your mind jumbles your dreams with reality, leaving you unable to distinguish between what is “real” and...

Hope Floats | Thought Catalog

There’s one of two ways this can go – The first is to drown in it. Oversaturated with information, statistics and studies, advisories, warnings, predictions, projections, and...

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In the United States, the coronavirus is spreading like wildfire, with no end in sight. And it’s dauntingly too late to take many of the lifesaving...

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I know that you can’t picture your life without them. It’s not a small thing, a tiny feeling to take lightly. I know that without them,...

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There is a difference between being hurt by the past, and being petty about the past. There is a difference between shedding light on wrongdoing, and poking...

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I’m sitting in Scranton and have decided within 38 minutes that I don’t like the way it smells or speaks. I wouldn’t want to date this...

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Joy and confidence and peace are fleeting, and — candidly — pretty new for me. I would argue I didn’t really consistently hit high marks in...

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I think the temperature must have hovered around 45 and misty when you took my hand and laid it to your chest amidst a maze of...

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In life, there’s something called the law of reverse effort. Reverse effort is why sand sits in your palm when it’s open and relaxed, but slips through...

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The way you write during your last few days as a human being with a heartbeat are radically different. I’m not there yet, but I have...

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She is on her hands and knees, scrubbing the smell of dog piss out of the basement carpet. A deep rage that is familiar but unwelcome consumes...

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It takes courage to wipe the slate clean. In many cases, people struggle more with not being able to change than they do changing too often. However, uprooting...

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It was the moment that I realized that for all of the moments you were on my mind, I was just an afterthought. I put you...

The Summer Of Swim | Thought Catalog

Maybe it started on June 28th, 2019. That’s when the kids began their first day of summer holidays. Anticipation melted off of them like an ice...

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This is not an inspirational story. This is not a tale of someone overcoming their fears and facing their anxieties head-on. This is a narration on...

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There’s an old saying that when it rains, a certain type of person will believe it’s because the sky is intentionally trying to get them wet...

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Everything I’m about to tell you about plants is likely wildly inaccurate. I’m not a botanist. I’m not even a great gardener. I’m a mediocre keeper...

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When we think of kindness, we often confuse it for niceness, and the two are not the same. When we are being nice, we are being placid...

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​For a long time, you stayed out as late as you could. You saw peace as a bore, mindfulness as a joke, self-care as a piece of satire. You...

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I want to write you a story, but I don’t know how to get it out of me and into you. It’s too time-consuming and complicated to...

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I understand it now, why hurricanes are named after people. You blew into my life, a whirlwind of epic proportions. And in the middle of it...

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I will leave you in 2019, but not what you taught me. I refuse to forget how you filled my heart with fireflies that brightened up...

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Ευπρόσδεκτη; welcome, welcomed, appreciated, palatable “Where do you find your inspiration?” He was from Greece, he said, here on a business trip with his sister. He had kind...

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As the end of the year comes to a close, it’s essential to look around at your life. Take the time to reflect on all the...

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The thing about self-esteem is that nobody is going to come along one day and convince you that you’re enough. In all of our magical healing fantasies,...

Remember That Everything Will Feel Impossible Right Before A Huge Shift Takes Place

When we hit our breaking point and assume we are more lost than ever before, it’s not because everything has spontaneously gone wrong. The breakdown is not...

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“Nobody will protect you from your suffering. You can’t cry it away or eat it away or starve it away or walk it away or punch...

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There is so much counterproductive advice circulating about what emotional healing is. So many of us break under the weight of other people’s expectations. We string ourselves...

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In an ideal world, life would amount to the sum of our intentions. Good things would happen to good people; we’d be measured by our heart and...

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We were nervous to drive. It was just us girls an a small Chevy sedan. It’s funny the way we were both so strong, the way...

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Cigarette smoke. That nicotine-stained thumb. Your second-hand mouth. The purple staining the skin under your eyes. How I swore the violet would stain my fingers if...

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Maybe I’m not very good at understanding love, after all. But I do know that I love the way the sun diffuses rays of yellow, orange,...

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I wish you could see how special you truly are. Instead, you’re focused on what could have been and sad about what will no longer be. I...

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Trigger Warning: This piece uses potentially upsetting language involving rape and sexual assault. the gun goes off, and no one can hear it but me. i’m bleeding...

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Maybe we’ve got it all wrong. Maybe the right person isn’t the one who agrees with everything that we say or tells us tiny white lies...

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When I was young, I was a writer. I was the comedy editor for the school paper and my average grade in English was 98%. My...

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July, you were a whirlwind of experiences and emotions and as I watch you leave I am left with lingering emotions you have left me with...

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That June I started Prozac and it made me really cranky. Exotic heat trapped my pores with dirt. I stood in the deep end of the...

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i. mami asks who the flowers are from, flashes a smile foreign to me now, and i can hear her thoughts; she’s hoping i won’t end...

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this is grief. staring. at the sea. out the window. at the words you mean to read. at the wall. at the back of your eyes as...

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