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How Getting Tattooed Helps Me Cope With My Chronic Pain
When you experience chronic pain, it really changes how your brain works. Every once in a while, I stop being hard on myself and start to realize that I’m doing pretty great considering I am often in pain within any part of my body at any given time.
6 Things I Learned From Someone Who Actually Manifests
Manifestation is for everyone, just ask Oprah! Popular books like The Secret, or a glance at nearly anything written by spiritual teacher Eckhart Tolle, point towards the power of the mind. Practices like mindfulness are experiencing a resurgence as we find the popular meditation app Headspace sharing it’s content on Netflix. We are witnessing an age within which we find we need a little more help making life sweeter, and we’re learning more and more that the help we need is inside of us.
Stop Having Sex When You Don’t Want To
Sex: if you have too much of it, you’re a slut, and if you don’t have enough – you're a prude. You owe it to your partner. Your husband has a right to your body. Did you know orgasms cure headaches? Maybe you should get a different excuse.
6 Signs You've Found Your Person
Some of my earliest memories of music and media revolved around the concept of finding love. The prince finds the princess, the good guy gets the girl by the end of the song, and the heartbreak is eventually healed when the nerdy girl goes to prom with the jock, or whatever.
Fathers - Be Good to Your Daughters
We individualize the things we experience so that we can relate to them - it’s human nature. When a great movie ends, I feel like a small piece of me is altered for a little while. When someone wants to show me something they've drawn, or painted, I feel like they’re sharing a part of themselves with me. When the right song plays, it can make or break my mood before the first chorus even starts.
When Do You Recover from Your Parents' Divorce?
Question: Hey Telltale Har, When I was around 24 or 25 (I can’t remember the exact time period) I came to the realization that I had known my parents longer as divorcees than I had as a married couple. This was a very difficult thing for me to adjust to, and to be quite honest I still don’t think I’ve fully recovered from it. I am a child of divorce (or a COD) and this is my story.
Being an "Old Soul" Is Trash
If you're anything like me, you've heard "you've got such an old soul" since you were old enough to hold a conversation. I used to carry that badge with honor—Look at me, I've got this old soul, older people like me, they talk to me, and I'm not just some kid to them.