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FOCUS: Ending the stigma of mental health


Things less understood—such as mental health—often carry an underlying stigma, or misunderstood prejudice and stereotype.

Emotions and thoughts—such as those that come with reading this article—are part of human nature and connected to mental health. 1,225 more words

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Who is on your side?

Back in my younger days, I was an athlete. I ran track. I held some school records in my day and had the admiration of my classmates. 643 more words


Vote for budsprout!

A couple months ago, I worked with a colleague of mine to cultivate an idea that will benefit others and we want to make it into a reality.   312 more words

The Earth & the Sea

You are the rock face my waves crash against. You are the Earth that supports my sea. When a raging tempest comes and stirs my waters, you withstand the onslaught, allowing it to shape you, as it shapes me. 55 more words

Trans Day of Visibility: It is Okay to be Different

Today is International Trans Day of Visibility.

Rachel Crandall, the head of Transgender Michigan, created TDoV in 2010 to celebrate the trans community in a positive light. 375 more words


The Black Wooly Bear

Last night, I had a dream about lots of caterpillars in my house and in my bed specifically. I don’t think I’ve ever dreamt of caterpillars at all… 370 more words


Instant Success

March 31, 2015

Hi Everyone,

When the Black Friday sales ads came in November, my reaction was, “Shop? I don’t get it. Who has time to shop?” … 621 more words