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To My Daughter, With Love!

Anita Ayelasomayajula | Posted 01.21.2016 | Women
Anita Ayelasomayajula

Initially Posted here My Loving Daughter, Look at the world around you. It is as beautiful as you are, and that's why I brought you into this wor...

"The Zezimas' 2015 Christmas Letter"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 12.22.2015 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

By Jerry Zezima Since I am in the holiday spirit (and, having just consumed a mug of hot toddy, a glass of eggnog and a nip of cheer, the holiday spi...

Dear Devil: I Forgive You!

John Schlimm | Posted 12.08.2015 | Religion
John Schlimm

Evil is a parasite. Therefore, the Devil can only thrive if we play host. 1 Peter 5:8 warns us, "Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the d...

Eighth Grader Writes Heartbreaking Letter About Racism He Faces At School

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 11.16.2015 | Black Voices

Za'Khari Waddy is a young scholar and a leader on his football team. But neither of these accolades could shield him from the racism he faces at scho...

Writing an Effective Letter

Nicole Williams | Posted 10.29.2015 | Women
Nicole Williams

A well-written letter is the hallmark of a consummate professional, and having confidence in a number of different writing styles is a handy addition to any working woman's arsenal. After all, they don't call it the power of the pen for nothing.

Open Letter to George Lawlor

Pegah Maleki | Posted 10.26.2015 | Impact
Pegah Maleki

I came across your article today, and I must say, I'm distraught. With some extremely misplaced anger, you attempted to begin a crusade against consent classes, and in a fury let the world know what a waste of time you believe them to be. So I wanted to let you know what I believe is a waste of time.

An Open Letter to My Future Child

Emma Shenton | Posted 08.10.2015 | Parents
Emma Shenton

Dear potential future child: despite the fact that there are 7 billion some people that exist in this world, you are relevant and always will be. You are your best possible self every minute of every day because you are human, and I love you for it.

A Letter to My Brother on His Wedding Day

Alyssa Silva | Posted 06.03.2015 | Weddings
Alyssa Silva

Okay. Breathe. This is it. Today is HUGE. It is monumental. It is something you've been waiting for ever since you spent time with that pretty brunette at the Patriots game. Today is the first day of the rest of your life.

The Mystique Of My Mom

Allie Smith | Posted 05.05.2015 | Women
Allie Smith

You sure didn't cry very much, which still baffles me. Maybe you saved it for when we were asleep? Mom, I cry all the time, from happiness, frustration, exhaustion, grief and TV.

Everyone Signing or Supporting the Cotton Letter Is 'Disqualified' From Being President -- Right, Chuck Todd?

Paul Abrams | Posted 05.15.2015 | Politics
Paul Abrams

There are many questions these so-called hopefuls can be asked, but one can start with this: How can you be president if you applaud an unprecedented act interfering with the conduct of U.S. foreign policy?

Late Father's Sweet Postcard Makes Its Way To His Son, Almost 8 Years After It Was Sent

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 03.17.2015 | Good News

A young boy from Colorado recently received a moving reminder of how much his late father loved him. Joseph Torrez died from Creutzfeldt–Jakob d...

Is GOP Senators' Letter to Iran a Green Light for Unilateral Action?

Kevin Price | Posted 05.12.2015 | Politics
Kevin Price

Memo to the GOP: You are the new majority in both Houses of Congress. Based on recent actions by many of its members, that status seems in danger.

A Letter to My Future Wife: Will You Seek Justice With Courage and Devotion With Me?

Juan Cristóbal Quevedo | Posted 05.10.2015 | Latino Voices
Juan Cristóbal Quevedo

Perhaps lack of love is why law school or being a lawyer is not for everyone (which is okay, because the world needs love in other areas too). However, suffice it to say that I have found something worth living for.

A New Year's Letter to My Best Friends

Katerina Lopez | Posted 02.28.2015 | College
Katerina Lopez

I cannot begin to explain how much you mean to me. But clearly I'm going to try. I have known some of you for nearly a decade and others for less than a year.

LOOK: 9-Year-Old Writes Adorable Letter To Gay Teacher

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Few things make us smile as much as the compassion and unquestioning understanding of a child. An adorable letter written by a nine-year-old to an ...

"Christmas Letter 2014"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 02.09.2015 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

Since I am in the holiday spirit (and, having just consumed a mug of hot toddy, a glass of eggnog and a nip of cheer, the holiday spirits are in me), ...

Kate Middleton's 'Personal And Special' Note To Boy With Cancer Comforts Family After His Death

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 11.18.2014 | Good News

This family found solace from an unexpected source while coping with tragedy. Fabian Bate received a visit from Prince William and Kate Middleton w...

Border Patrol Agents In Texas Warned Not To Talk To Media

AP | CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN and ALICIA A. CALDWELL | Posted 06.14.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The surge in immigrant children caught crossing the southern border in Texas that has dominated headlines and risks becoming a pol...

Wisconsin Senate Blind-Sided By the Department of Public Instruction

Shayna A. Pitre | Posted 07.16.2014 | Education
Shayna A. Pitre

Nearly three years later, just yesterday, the Wisconsin State Senate finally caught wind of the investigation through the media, and decided to inquire further.

Two Words I Want My Mom To Hear This Mother's Day

Anjali Joshi | Posted 07.09.2014 | Parents
Anjali Joshi

I'm sorry for not telling you how much I love and appreciate you every single day. I won't wait until Mother's Day -- I will start today.

6 Things I Hope for My Granddaughter, My 'Jelly Bean'

Doug and Leslie Gustafson | Posted 05.21.2014 | Fifty
Doug and Leslie Gustafson

For you, my Jelly Bean, are made of the finest sugar. You show up in all kinds of colors and flavors that warm my heart and soul. One smile and I'm taken in -- taken in like only a grandpa can experience. And so there are six things I hope for my dear Jelly Bean...

An Open Letter to My Parents

Alyssa Silva | Posted 04.22.2014 | Good News
Alyssa Silva

Mom and dad, at the end of the day as I drift off to sleep, I think about how incredibly lucky I am to have you in my life.

Mom's Response To Birthday Invite From Kid With Gay Dads Is A Hoax [UPDATE]

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Update on February 15: It now appears this story was a hoax concocted by the radio hosts who featured the alleged anti-gay invitation. On the

A Letter To My Future Self As A High School Graduate

Isabel Song | Posted 03.04.2014 | Teen
Isabel Song

Questions aside, I also have a few wishes for you. I know you'll probably go through heartbreak with college decision letters (who doesn't?), but I sincerely wish your ultimate path will be one that you love and one that will never make you feel like you're settling for less.

My Breakup Letter to Forever 21

Fernie Tiflis | Posted 07.31.2013 | Style
Fernie Tiflis

I have loved you since the day I met you. I met you about 10 years ago, and for a while, I only had eyes for you. But you changed. And it's time for us to part ways.