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What To Do When Your Current Life Story Sucks

Tammy Letherer | Posted 06.29.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Tammy Letherer

And I don't always get to be the storyteller. Some weeks it's enough, it really is, to sit in the doorway, to wait, and to be the listener.

Pronouncing Death

David Duong | Posted 03.14.2016 | GPS for the Soul
David Duong

As I conduct the final exam, I reflect on the life of my patient -- this person that I have had the pleasure to connect with over the past days and weeks.

Being Human Is So Vulnerable: Reflections On a Colonoscopy

Padma Gordon | Posted 03.11.2016 | Healthy Living
Padma Gordon

Sitting in meditation this morning in a post-anesthesia haze I was awash in gratitude for my health after having just undergone my first preventative ...

7 Simple Ways We Can Help Our Troubled World

Shammi Paranjape | Posted 12.16.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Shammi Paranjape

Something's not quite right. One can sense it and see it. Things are falling apart, and nobody knows where the center is. It's not just about climate ...

The Question for Humanity

Monique Minahan | Posted 11.11.2015 | Religion
Monique Minahan

Can we love bigger? Can we at least try?

How My Progressive Disease Taught Me That It's Okay To Be Human

Kristin Duquette | Posted 05.12.2015 | Healthy Living
Kristin Duquette

Facts are facts, there's no doubt about that, but the human spirit is truly immeasurable. No matter how immobile a person may be, the human spirit can light up a room. The human spirit is more powerful than the adversity we face. My spirit is bigger than a scientific diagnosis and weak muscles.

Testing What

Francesca Milliken | Posted 03.11.2015 | Healthy Living
Francesca Milliken

I don't know how to identify myself. I can't say that I am a writer or an artist or any other neatly defined, entirely cohesive entity. But my writing belongs to me. When I listen to my words, I hear the sound of me. And if I look at all the words that are now outside of my head out there in the real world, sometimes I can even see "what" I am.

As We Are

Francesca Milliken | Posted 01.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Francesca Milliken

Carrie spoke through narrow lips that looked like they were sewn on too tightly. She had the gravelly voice of a lifetime smoker, but her trembly tone...

How to Be Human in New York

Teresa Lee | Posted 09.07.2014 | New York
Teresa Lee

It's almost a survival tactic to not be so human in New York because you simply can't be. You avert your eyes from stranger all the times because you can't afford to know their story -- good or bad -- because your life alone seems difficult enough without other people's problems.

From True Blood and Fargo to Everything Else

Mike Ragogna | Posted 07.23.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Trevor Morris: "Believe me, all my kids know or think is cool, is Dora the Explorer, not that I am a five-time Emmy-nominee."

What a New House Has Shown Me About Being Human

Dr. Amy Johnson | Posted 06.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Amy Johnson

Knowing that experiences come and go in a meaningless, impersonal fashion makes me far less likely to attach much to them. I can be in the middle of a "this is so frustrating" story and see that the frustration I'm feeling is thought-created, not a new-house creation.

Sam Witwer on Being Human Cancellation and Tonight's 'Rewind, Rewind'

Aaron Sagers | Posted 05.03.2014 | Entertainment
Aaron Sagers

Over the course of four seasons, the cast has crafted a series with an active social media fan base within the supernatural genre. Under the auspices of showrunner Anna Fricke, they've battled expiration, resurrection, transformation, mutation, and zombification. But now, the show has face its greatest challenge: cancellation.

Howling at the Moon with Being Human's Kristen Hager

Dar Dowling | Posted 04.21.2014 | TV
Dar Dowling

Werewolves are sexy and intriguing, which is why we love to watch them, and perhaps even fantasize about being taken to the dark side by one, which is...

Werewolf Bites: 32 Things You Didn't Know About the Hairy Beasts

Aaron Sagers | Posted 03.16.2014 | Weird News
Aaron Sagers

Who's afraid of the big, bad werewolf? Hopefully not viewers, because full moon fever has overtaken winter television with a litter of shows featuring...

RENEWED

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.10.2013 | TV

"Being Human" has been renewed for Season 4, Syfy announced Wednesday. The supernatural series has been picked up for a 13-episode fourth season, w...

Being Human Composer FM Le Sieur Talks Season 3 and the Show Soundtrack

Morgan Glennon | Posted 03.10.2013 | TV
Morgan Glennon

A werewolf, a vampire and a ghost don't sound like they would make beautiful music together, but for two season on SyFy's Being Human composer FM Le Sieur has scored the ups and downs of these supernatural roommates.

The Art of Self-Compassion: Karate of the Head and the Heart

Lindsey O'Neill | Posted 02.19.2013 | Healthy Living
Lindsey O'Neill

I was eager to step into a weekend devoted to assisting others in developing the tools that have become an invaluable part of my own softened existence. Up until a couple of years ago, the idea of self-care felt nebulous and foreign to me.

The Most Interesting Part of Human Experience

Alda Sigmundsdottir | Posted 02.05.2013 | Healthy Living
Alda Sigmundsdottir

My fascination with the emotional realm began years ago when I fell into a black hole that some people termed "depression."

Syfy Announces Return Dates For 'Lost Girl,' 'Merlin,' 'Being Human' And More

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.05.2012 | TV

Syfy has just announced its programming schedule for Winter 2013, with a number of new and returning shows bowing in January. Among the most notab...

The Slap: Rise Up Better Than Before

Laura Berman Fortgang | Posted 12.31.2012 | Healthy Living
Laura Berman Fortgang

Mother Nature has done it again. She slapped us upside the head to knock some sense into us. There is devastation for many. Nothing makes sense for them yet, but for most of us, we've been slapped into awareness.

Blindsided

Jonathan Gifford | Posted 12.31.2012 | Books
Jonathan Gifford

Have you ever made what seemed like a cool-headed and clever decision, only to look back later and wonder what you were thinking of? When some entirely likely disaster strikes, do you find yourself asking how this could possibly have happened? Welcome to being blindsided.

'Lost' Star Gets 'Once Upon A Time' Promotion

Posted 06.20.2012 | TV

"Once Upon a Time" has upgraded Emilie de Ravin's status. According to TVLine, De Ravin will now be a series regular on the ABC hit fairy tale drama. ...

Gregory Peck's Grandson Heads To 'The Selection'

Posted 04.27.2012 | TV

Gregory Peck's grandson is heading to The CW. Ethan Peck, who previously starred on ABC Family's "10 Things I Hate About You" adapatation, will st...

'Being Human' Gets Renewed

Posted 02.08.2012 | TV

Want more "Being Human"? Syfy has renewed the drama series for a third season of 13 episodes. Syfy made the announcement four episodes into the second...

Being Human Cast Preview a Darker Season Two

Morgan Glennon | Posted 03.20.2012 | TV
Morgan Glennon

The premise of Syfy's BBC remake Being Human, back for a second season January 16th, might sound like the beginning of a joke but the show takes itself deadly seriously.