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Interlinked Experiences - Part 1


Emotional manipulation, rape, sexual harassment.

Note from the editors: This story was submitted by a woman who wishes to remain anonymous. It takes a lot of courage to share your story, please be respectful of this. 1,020 more words

Caledonian Women

The statistics behind your child's name

A name is an identity and an important part of any child’s life. As they move on in life, the name will also change connotations. Because of this, naming a child is serious business. 40 more words

Science & Technology

Stay With You

Every night before I go to sleep I peak in the kid’s rooms. Mostly this ritual started because Gigi sleeps in a toddler bed now, and had a habit of falling asleep in her reading chair or on the floor. 1,688 more words


Charting the Inner Landscape of our Lives with Krista Tippett

It was a cold Saturday morning in a hospital in San Francisco and I was huddled on a desk, silently cursing the winter chill. I wasn’t supposed to be at work that day. 1,498 more words


My Relationship with Guys: A Weigh-In

I just got home from a weekend at the beach with my friends, thankful for the goodness of the sea and ready to face another week of work. 675 more words


Word Count

Being socially awkward is an adventure. Everyday is different. Sure, it’s frustrating. It’s also a mystery to in not knowing what I’m going to say next. 1,388 more words

Being followed (part 42)

Chapter 42

Mandy wakes up with a terrible headache. It was early morning and the sun was shining through the curtains. She sees a blonde woman lying beside her. 1,374 more words

Fan Fiction