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You Don’t Need to Be Brave

“Bravery is the suppression or masking of fear but sharing one’s fear makes more sense to me.”

You May Not Put Down Your Chalk!

“You may not put down your chalk. You may not return to your desk until you have correctly solved the math problem!” bellowed Sister. Once again, I was losing the math relay for my…

You Say Potato, I Say Pogrom

Garden City, Idaho looks pretty picturesque. Not so pretty: A candidate for the area’s city council has been spouting anti-Semitic ramblings.

You Say You Want a Revolution

[This morning while sitting in the Nashville International Airport reading the newspaper a mustachioed Frenchman sitting next to me starts up a conversation. In the interest of spa…

You Were Not Born with Low Self-Esteem

Adapted from Unworthy: How to Stop Hating Yourself

You're Already the Master of a Craft. But Which Is It?

Last night in the intensive-care unit, someone said of the patient we were visiting: "He was a master of his craft."That craft was drinking. Jaundice made the patient, now sedated,…

You're Not Fighting That War Alone

One of self-loathing's most devious tactics is to isolate its victims, chasing each of us into dark lonely corners in which we feel singled out and incomparably awful, just as thos…

You’ll Celebrate Learning From Our Advertisers About Influencer Marketing

Our aim, every day, is to help readers invest their time well in health and happiness for themselves and those around them, and to help you, our advertisers, invest happily in building your business.

One way we can help you is to relate success stories from which we believe you can learn. Last week, we reported on elements of success in influencer marketing. Here is a real-life example.

You’ll Never Guess It’s Vegan: 3 Vegan Recipes

Curious about veganism? Try these vegan spins on favorite comfort foods and you just may be a convert.

You’re in Charge of Celebrations

“A true celebration is never passive. Celebrations aren’t about being amused or entertained. A true celebration is an active response to the wonders and blessings of life.”

You’re Not Listening

Veteran journalist Kate Murphy wants to help us rediscover the lost art of listening. She sat down with S&H to help us explore how to become better listeners.

Young Love

Recently, a mother asked me for advice on how to keep her teenage daughter, who just started dating, from getting hurt. First, I assured her that her daughter will get hurt. I don’…

Your Assignment: Build Your Own Morning Altars

A longtime altar maker shares his practice

Your Assignment: Change the Whole World in a Day

If you want something that lasts for days, plant flowers. If you want something that lasts for years, plant trees. If you want something that lasts for eternity, plant an idea.When…

Your Assignment: Complete the Story

Complete the Story of The Sword in the Storytelling Stone and Win $1000

Your Assignment: Find Your Bliss

3 Perfect Soaks at Two Bunch Palms

Your Assignment: Heal a Parent/Child Relationship with Good Storytelling

We tried talk therapy and it didn’t work. Our attempts at reconciliation always ended in recrimination and competition. The guilt of a father for deserting the family and the pain …

Your Assignment: Shake Things Loose

Share your own special practice

Your Assignment: Share Your Miracle Cure

You have a PhD in your own body and have found something new that really works for you—maybe for others too!Miracle cures are complicated. The ancient Greeks, Armenians, and others…