13 Powerful Things Surviving a Terrorist Attack Taught Me About Life
Here's how I learned to see the good in a world that can seem, at times, to be horrifically evil.
25 Moving Acts of Generosity Proving That Kindness Will Win Over Coronavirus
During challenging times, kindness always wins.
What It’s Like to Work at a State Health Helpline During Coronavirus
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10 Clever Ways People Are Celebrating Birthdays Under Quarantine
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Why I Stopped Complaining About Quarantine—And You Should Too
Staying at home provided me with a golden opportunity to embrace mindfulness and gratitude.
I’m an Extrovert—Here’s How I’m Surviving Quarantine
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I Started Meditating for the First Time in Quarantine—And Now I’ll Never Go Back
It's the only part of my new normal that I’ll be sticking with long after this pandemic has passed.
I’m a Therapist. Here’s How I’m Staying Sane During Coronavirus Quarantine.
We're experiencing a mental health crisis in this country right now.
My Grandfather Left the Structure of His Old House to Rot in a Field. Here’s Why I’ll Never Tear it ...
The old farmhouse was abandoned and falling apart. But tearing it down would be like razing the author’s past.
Doctors Reveal the Most Miraculous Recovery They’ve Ever Seen in a Patient
From premature babies to tough octogenarians, these people and their incredible stories baffled even medical professionals.
These People Donated Millions After They Died—But No One Knew They Were Rich
In life, they were humble secretaries, teachers, and janitors. When they died, they were richer than anyone knew—and they gave...
How One Reader Rediscovered Her Love for Libraries
The magic of these book-lined buildings—palaces, really—filled my childhood with delight. Parenthood helped me experience that bliss again.
13 Times Fortune Cookies Literally Changed People’s Lives
That fortune can be surprisingly accurate—or incredibly beneficial: Check out these amazing stories of fortune-cookie inspired luck.
13 Sweet Vintage Letters to Santa—from Almost 100 Years Ago
Sweet, vintage letters to Santa from Texas farm kids recall a simpler, more generous time.
11 Psychology Experiments That Went Horribly Wrong
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The 17 Most Inspirational Kids of 2017
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How to Find More Meaning In Your Life, According to 5 People Who Did
Living a meaningful life can be different for everyone, but in these five incredible people found that what really matters...
4 First, Humble Jobs of CEOs That Will Remind You Anything Is Possible
When we encounter top industry leaders it seems as though they were always successful. The truth is everyone has to...
Top Photographers Choose the Pictures That Make Them Happy
We asked photographers to send us the one image that most says "happiness" through their lens; these are a few...
Real Teachers Reveal What It’s Like Teaching a Genius
If you spend enough time teaching, you're bound to eventually encounter a student with truly unbelievable brainpower. Here's how 10...
This Grandma Found the Secret to Staying Close to Her Grandkids—Who Live 800 Miles Away
The tech-savvy grandma will have you rethinking your family reunions, guaranteed.
Disney Characters Surprising a Deaf Little Boy in Sign Language Will Melt Your Heart
Because "the Happiest Place on Earth" is for everyone.
A Groundbreaking New Water Park for People with Disabilities Just Opened—and You Have to See It
Morgan’s Inspiration Island is the first water park of its kind. Thanks to its amazing technology, it's both inclusive and...
This Adorable Little Girl Thought This Bride Was a Princess, and Her Reaction Is Precious
One little girl's fairy tale came true when she mistook a bride for the princess in her favorite book. The...