Discussion of news topics with a point of view, including narratives by individuals regarding their own experiences

Before they’re well into their senior years, very few women choose to go gray. But I did. I’ve always felt beauty comes naturally, so why should I hide who I am? This stance felt commendable — until it was embarrassing. Still, in the end, the awkward transition was worth it.

I’m finishing my senior year at home — and taking the opportunity to revisit formative stories from childhood

I realized these stories can help me navigate an uncertain future

My parents and I both live in coronavirus epicenters — but we’re separated by thousands of miles

We’re trying to have hope in Seattle and Italy

A trip to San Francisco showed me just how far-reaching the impact of coronavirus is

It’s impossible to ignore the rising number of cases around the world