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

I have a love-hate relationship with my smartphone. I love using it to make sure that I am not constantly getting lost, but I hate that I feel uncontrollably drawn to it whenever I have an idle moment. If I have any free time over the holidays, I don’t want to squander it — those cookies aren’t going to bake themselves.

Here are some ideas for distancing myself from my robot overlord.

I went to a party that was supposed to be socially distanced. It ended up testing my boundaries.

I kept thinking, ‘Am I okay with this?’

Ruth Bader Ginsburg changed the country we live in. Now is our chance to honor that work.

It’s time to turn our grief into fuel for change

Coronavirus helped me rekindle my relationship with running. But it’s complicated.

When I was younger, I loved to run but obsessed over my weight