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Questioning Popular Thinking
We all at some point of our lives want to fit in the society's perception and please its expectations. What expectations? Well, the right age to get married and have kids, what degree you should obtai...
Judith Swift7 months ago
14 Easy Ways to Self Care
It can be hard to dedicate large amounts of energy to going to the gym, eating healthy, or going to the spa. Here are some easy ways to treat yourself.
Incipient Poet7 months ago
I Don't Want to Wake Up Most Days
There are some days I don't believe I can wake up. Some days I don't know if I want to move forward, if I can even get my feet on the floor. Some days I'm too afraid of the world to want to open my ey...
Lauren Elizabeth7 months ago
Buy the Fucking Shoes
We’re living in a country where our government believes that fighting war with war will stop people from going to war, a government that thinks educating our nation's children with the knowledge of BI...
Katie Larsen7 months ago
The Ant and the Lady
"Stop!" she shouted. "What? What is it?" "Look down, closer," she whispered back. Below them on the trail was an ant. A tiny, black ant, looking back up at the women. Laura reached down and put the ti...
LL Moore7 months ago
Sickness
Fear is only two of many different ways we perceive it to be. True fear which you acknowledge as danger causes you to freeze, hide, or flee. Then there's irrational fear which is a phobia, but fear co...
Eny Joy7 months ago
What to Do When You Don't Feel Special About Yourself
I'm crying while writing this article. I don't even feel sure whether or not I should publish it here. But Vocal seems reliable and safe for me. So, first of all, the reason why I decided to write thi...
Dim Thoughts7 months ago
The Quest for Purpose
This is the question we all find ourselves asking. Fair enough, no? We all look for a reason to live, a reason to push through all of the bad times and the depressing moments that are unavoidable and ...
Mel Shaffer7 months ago
The One and Only
Lately things have been in a grey area... Dealing with a broken family, past mistakes, and loss can severely take a toll on people who barely seem to catch a break. When you have so many issues presen...
Barbara Spoor7 months ago
Dear 2008 Me
Dear 2008 me, Hey, I know this might sound a little bit crazy, but remember that one time you swore to yourself that if this ever happened you'd believe it? I'm you in the future. The year is 2018, th...
JJ Long8 months ago
Unpopular Opinion: Not Having a Passion is OK
Have you found your passion in life? No? NO? Follow you passion! Do what you love and you’ll never work a day in your life! Guess what? You probably won’t find your passion. Chances are, you might not...
Katlantis Kay8 months ago
Defeat Yourself
Many of us are defeated before we’ve even begun. We’ve subconsciously placed ourselves in the losers' circle because of the habits we’ve developed over time. Everyday things that we’re doing which ult...
Chad soukup 8 months ago
The Value of You
I know what you're thinking, another self-help article about feeling better, about being better. Wrong. I would never lecture somebody about their life, I'm just here to put in my two cents in and hop...
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Ashley Foxx8 months ago
Tips for the People Who Just Do Too Much
Listen, some of us are the kings and queens of overloading our mental capacity. We work full-time, some of us go to college, we have significant others, and let's be honest, everyone wants just a litt...
Cassie Blaubach8 months ago
Reasons Millennials Are Under Incredible Pressure
I’d be lying if I said I wasn’t struggling lately. Emotionally, physically, emotionally, spiritually, I’m exhausted. Everything I’ve been going through the past year, makes it really easy to just give...
Andre Amen8 months ago
The Eye of the Tiger
Now this is all about the last known survivor with the eye of the tiger. Have you ever felt pressured to just simply be who you are? Have you felt that some people were jealous or against you? Have yo...
Maria Armenia8 months ago
The Struggle of “No”
I've never been the best at saying "No." When I was in kindergarden, my mom used to show me how I should respond to other babies if they were being mean to me. She used to tell me to tell to use a str...
Mac Childs8 months ago
I Still Yam What I Yam
Some of the greatest memories from my childhood are of my Saturday mornings. It was the one day each week that I got to spend time with my old man. My dad was a hard-working guy and usually left early...