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Your Sex Life Shouldn’t Have To End When You Turn 70

Your Sex Life Shouldn’t Have To End When You Turn 70

By Elizabeth Green I’m watching the Grammys and I’m loving the country music gals singing so beautifully and remembering it wasn’t always cool to love country music. But then, in […]

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New Novel Reveals The Untold Story Of Environmental Activist Marjory Stoneman Douglas

New Novel Reveals The Untold Story Of Environmental Activist Marjory Stoneman Douglas

By Lori McMullen Marjory Stoneman Douglas died on May 14, 1998 at the age of 108. She was, even in her later years, the boldest environmental activist you likely know […]

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How My Hardships Became The Building Blocks For Resilience

How My Hardships Became The Building Blocks For Resilience

By Krista Nerestant Resilience isn’t just about surviving the experience but to be healthfully intact after.  Survive….it’s only the first step. The quarter-life crisis is real. I experienced mine in […]

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New Novel Delves Into The Fascinating History Of The Birth Control Movement In Massachusetts

New Novel Delves Into The Fascinating History Of The Birth Control Movement In Massachusetts

By Ames Sheldon It’s easy to forget what life was like for women before birth control was readily accessible. But in Massachusetts, it took nearly one hundred years for women […]

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Excluding Sex Work from Sexual Empowerment: A Stripper’s Take On Netflix’s “Strip Down, Rise Up”

Excluding Sex Work from Sexual Empowerment: A Stripper’s Take On Netflix’s “Strip Down, Rise Up”

By Alyssa Aparicio The erotic doesn’t necessarily = profane Sacred doesn’t necessarily =  that which has been decided by the white, colonial, capitalist, heteronormative gaze Profane doesn’t necessarily= lower class, […]

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What Makes A True Woman? Dissecting The Cross-Cultural Gender Norms In My Global Travels.

What Makes A True Woman? Dissecting The Cross-Cultural Gender Norms In My Global Travels.

By C.Nichole I was born in Texas, USA, a Western world country. Over the years, I’ve had my fair share of travel to what would be considered eastern world countries […]

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New Novel ‘Smashers Synched’ Serves Up The Heroines That Women Are Hungry For

New Novel ‘Smashers Synched’ Serves Up The Heroines That Women Are Hungry For

By Shaz Kahng “Sure, there’s a push to get more talented women of color onto boards and into the C-suite, but you know what? Those women just aren’t out there.” […]

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I Decided To Release My Second TV Series During The Pandemic, And Here’s What Happened…

I Decided To Release My Second TV Series During The Pandemic, And Here’s What Happened…

By Alex Spieth Dear Readers, It’s your fave indie filmmaker, Alex Spieth. When last we spoke, I was in the midst of season two of my first series ‘Blank My […]

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Dear Fellow Mom, You’re Doing A Great Job. Seriously!

Dear Fellow Mom, You’re Doing A Great Job. Seriously!

By Nina Restieri When a woman becomes her own best friend, life is easier. —Diane von Furstenberg  “I’m a shitty mom.” I texted those words to a friend after a […]

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The Age Of Working Smart: How To Leave Burnout In The Dust

The Age Of Working Smart: How To Leave Burnout In The Dust

By Jennifer O’Callaghan When I first moved to New York, a television company hired me as their production assistant. Arriving from Northern Canada, I was new to the industry, and […]

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Why Self-Talk Is A Vital Part Of Healing From An Eating Disorder

Why Self-Talk Is A Vital Part Of Healing From An Eating Disorder

By Karen R. Koenig, LCSW, MEd If you’re recovering from an eating disorder, radically improving your self-talk might be the missing piece of your healing process. You may think of […]

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Finding The Silver Lining After A Difficult & Traumatic 2020

Finding The Silver Lining After A Difficult & Traumatic 2020

By Carole Hale-Bishop It may be difficult to find the silver lining in 2020, but there are some invaluable takeaways I’ve learned.   People say, “you learn more from your […]

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Gone Black Girls: Finding the Forgotten, Telling Their Stories

Gone Black Girls: Finding the Forgotten, Telling Their Stories

By Pamela Harris When I was five years old, I woke up to an empty apartment. I ran to my parents’ room, ready to jump into bed with them — […]

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Set Up For Success In 2021: Five Tips From The World’s Top Female Entrepreneurs

Set Up For Success In 2021: Five Tips From The World’s Top Female Entrepreneurs

By Jennifer O’Callaghan Being an entrepreneur is a challenge at the best of times. Try throwing an ever changing pandemic, social isolation, and an uncertain economy into the mix. By […]

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5 Reasons Creativity Can Help Your Mental Health During Quarantine

5 Reasons Creativity Can Help Your Mental Health During Quarantine

By Jennifer O’Callaghan The sudden adjustment of the past year’s COVID-19 restrictions has triggered a variety of coping strategies in people. Some choose to curl up with a good book […]