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.

The pandemic empowered me to realize I’m nonbinary

I feel like I’m meeting myself for the first time

The pandemic has changed me. But how will we collectively heal?

It’s difficult to start healing when the pain is still being inflicted

I used to feel like I was losing money if I wasn’t working. Financial planning helped me find balance.

Money anxiety used to paralyze me with guilt and worry