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

When I used to ponder what “ladylike” looks like, I immediately conjured images of parasols, tiaras and china-cupped tea. But recently, competitors in a logging sports event reminded me of how mighty women can be. The experience expanded my conception of how “ladies” can set an impressive example for the next generation.

I stumbled upon Facebook’s mortality settings — and realized I had an important decision to make

I was confronted with the mortality of my body and the immortality of the self I leave on social media

Meet Worrier Girl: A superhero defined by impostor syndrome

Marvel at her ability to feel like a fraud at absolutely everything she does

A chronic illness upended my life. I’m still trying to find a new normal.

Should I talk about my diagnosis on a first date? Tell my friends if I’m feeling particularly awful?