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Drama Queen

Confessions of a Recovering Emotional Baggage-Toting Drama Queen

Michelle Martin | Posted 12.09.2014 | Divorce
Michelle Martin

I made a decision to start living my life more authentically, with increased transparency. I pursued this path because I was feeling an exorbitant amount of fragmentation and stress, and I determined that it was because I was wearing too many masks in my life. I had no place, and no space to just be me.

Why You Should Never Call a Woman a Drama Queen

Jill P. Weber, Ph.D. | Posted 09.20.2014 | Women
Jill P. Weber, Ph.D.

The next time you call yourself, your daughter, your mother or your best friend a "drama queen," pause and ask yourself if you are avoiding your own feelings by not taking those of others seriously?

Ask the Drama Queen

Brooke Lewis | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Brooke Lewis

AMANDA: Drama Queen, I am a single woman in San Diego who joined online dating last year. I think I am in decent shape, but I'm not a skinny girl. I ...

The Phrase That's Included In Almost Every Online Dating Profile

Lisa Copeland | Posted 01.25.2014 | Fifty
Lisa Copeland

Gentlemen, how many of you include this phrase, 'No drama queens wanted,' in your online dating profile? Ladies, how many times have you seen those words? Have you ever wondered if that applies to you?

La Luna Bella - Drama Queen

Mandy Jackson-Beverly | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Mandy Jackson-Beverly

An incongruous event happened to me while the lady of the night was in full bloom. It literally came out of nowhere and put me on high alert. Here's what happened...

Ask the Drama Queen

Brooke Lewis | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Brooke Lewis

Trevor: My best friend is a girl. My wife, for the most part, is fine with this. There have never been any feelings beyond friendship. However, recent...

She's So Trauma

Mark O'Connell, L.C.S.W. | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Mark O'Connell, L.C.S.W.

The phrase "she's so drama" is used to needle someone who acts too "girly" by expressing more emotion than social conventions allow. But we might ask ourselves whether he (or "she") could be the victim of a social trauma, the trauma of being viewed, treated, and dismissed as "like a girl."

Buddha Doodle - 'Drama Queen'

Molly Hahn | Posted 06.10.2013 | Good News
Molly Hahn

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Scarlett O'Hara Has Left The Building, Today I'm Facing My Fears

Kathy Carter Woods | Posted 11.25.2012 | Women
Kathy Carter Woods

I've spent a good part of my adult life seeking attention in sometimes strange and dramatic ways. I nurture my belief in the boogie man and fluster at any bump or creak in the night.

Are You Living a Life of Drama? Dawson's Creek, Mr. Big and Samsara

Amanda Slavin | Posted 11.02.2012 | GPS for the Soul
Amanda Slavin

Drama comes from having too much time, too much energy. All that energy you are focusing on your "Mr. Big," living Episode 20, Season 2 in your own mind could be used to help others who need that energy, who don't have the luxury of having excess time or a choice to walk away.

One Poem: Haunted

Mallory Yael Seegal | Posted 09.02.2012 | Arts
Mallory Yael Seegal

Remember that old house in the historic district of your town / So old that whatever was once Tom Sawyer white / Painted picket is brown and most of the windows were / Boarded up so tight from the inside out.

Is Your Life A Nonstop Drama?

Ed and Deb Shapiro | Posted 08.26.2012 | Healthy Living
Ed and Deb Shapiro

How do you rate when it comes to dramas? Does your day, if not your life, seem like a nonstop palaver? Are there never-ending to-do lists, calamities to be fixed or obstacles to be overcome? And is there any way out of this dilemma?

Dealing with a friend who's a Drama Queen

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

QUESTION Hi Irene, I am in an awkward situation with a friend whom I'll call Carla and don't know how to handle it. She's noticed that I've been pul...

Once Best Friends: Can this friendship survive?

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

QUESTION Hi, I've had the same best friend for more than 20 years. We were so close that we even have matching tattoos. We don't live near each oth...

Summits, a Queen, and a Drama Queen

Jamal Dajani | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jamal Dajani

The G-20 was not the only summit that was full of drama; more agonizing than watching the G-20 summit was keeping a tab on the Arab League's summit in Doha.

Rock Radio's Love Psychic to Meghan McCain: Creating Dating Drama Perpetuates The Drama

Margaret Ruth | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Margaret Ruth

Meghan McCain: Do you realize that making your love life into an ongoing drama, such as writing about it in public domains like The Daily Beast, precludes having a solid, healthy love relationship in the near future?

Who is John McCain?

Bill Katovsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bill Katovsky

Trying to affix a label to this protean politician is perhaps impossible. To say he's a maverick does little justice to his Rubik's Cube personality.