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How Are You Using 86,400 Daily Seconds?

Heidi Allen | Posted 06.15.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Heidi Allen

For a long time, I stood in front of my kitchen chalkboard and stared at the number I'd written there. 86,400. A number I'd been obsessing over for ...

How to Survive: See the Glass Half Full When You Get Into Any Funk

Honey Good | Posted 06.15.2016 | Fifty
Honey Good

By: Susan "Honey" Good Our apartment, on the 71st floor, has over sized windows that wrap themselves around the entire apartment, taking in the view ...

After Decades Of Church Hopping, I Finally Found My Spiritual Home

Barbara Hammond | Posted 06.14.2016 | Fifty
Barbara Hammond

Religion and politics don't mix. I'm sure you've heard the phrase before. And yet, Freedom of Religion is the first amendment to our Constitution. I don't believe it means you can't be religious and political but, you shouldn't force either onto others.

Live and Let Live -- An Orlando Afterthought

Taylor Gipple | Posted 06.13.2016 | Queer Voices
Taylor Gipple

I'm not writing to place blame on guns, Islam, or homophobia, I just think it's important to give the victims the respect they deserve with no strings attached. There is a time for solving problems and there is a time to take a step back and pay our respects.

Why It's Time To Give Up The Thing You Never Had In The First Place

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 06.13.2016 | Healthy Living
Deirdre Maloney

I recently found myself observing a little girl as she attempted to build a sandcastle. Before long, her Dad came by to give her a hand. Then, slowly...

My Life Is A Comedy, But I'm Not Laughing

Valeria Laura Rigo | Posted 06.13.2016 | Teen
Valeria Laura Rigo

For now, it's okay to make my friends laugh their a**es off every Saturday when we go to bars, and I will start asking my therapist for money after every session.

4 Life Lessons Of The Day

Mala Rambharose | Posted 06.13.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Mala Rambharose

1) SHARE Hard, Play Hard Today I was thinking about the phrase "work hard, play hard" and the very idea made me think of people who are stressed, ove...

Habit Creep: The Proven, Reasonable And Totally Unsexy Way to Become More Successful

James Clear | Posted 06.13.2016 | Healthy Living
James Clear

There is a common phenomenon in the world of personal finance called "lifestyle creep." It describes our tendency to buy bigger, better, and nicer thi...

Father's Day Advice: Life is Short, Eat Dessert First

Rachel Wolfson | Posted 06.10.2016 | Women
Rachel Wolfson

I'm writing this post to remind everyone that life really is short. As we go about our daily lives, we often forget to spend time with our loved ones. Instead, we cling to our cell phones, take Snapchats and spend hours on social media sites like Facebook and Twitter. We forget to tell the people we love how we truly feel or even simply ask them about their day.

Is This All There Is?

Dr. F. Emelia Sam | Posted 06.10.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Dr. F. Emelia Sam

It's the question that haunts so many of us in the quiet spaces we often avoid. The inquiry that disrupts sleep and rudely wakes us up, mid-slumber, 3...

Pride and Prejudice: "Where Is The Love?!"

Thomas Rigg | Posted 06.09.2016 | Queer Voices
Thomas Rigg

Never, and I repeat never let anybody tell you who you should be. It's not that you aren't right, it's that some of society still prefers to hate people because they do not have the same views.

The Will - Notes From a Dive Bar

Alan Black | Posted 06.09.2016 | San Francisco
Alan Black

A bar napkin, a touch soggy. I leave all my regrets, guilt and anger to this napkin Legally binding A signature, the date, lipstick sealed. An in...

Do You Have What It Takes To Succeed In Life?

Jamilah Corbitt | Posted 06.09.2016 | Impact
Jamilah Corbitt

Most of our battles in life take place on the battlefield within our minds. Life is like school, filled with many lessons to be learned during each stage of our growth.

Too Much Free Stuff

Maria Rodale | Posted 06.09.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Amanda Harding, writer and blogger My mother-in-law has a motto: "If it's free, it's for me!" She's also really good with money, an...

Meeting Yourself in the Middle

Rance Collins | Posted 06.08.2016 | Queer Voices
Rance Collins

You aren't waiting to meet someone in the middle of the book. You are in the middle of your own story.

The Limitless Self

Petros Koublis | Posted 06.08.2016 | Arts
Petros Koublis

"Viscera" Attica, Greece | image by petroskoublis.com ● There is no past, no future. There is only experience. The present is the umbilical cord...

Warren Buffett's '20 Slot' Rule: How To Simplify Your Life And Maximize Your Results

James Clear | Posted 06.08.2016 | Healthy Living
James Clear

Charlie Munger settled into his seat in front of the crowd at the University of Southern California. It was 1994 and Munger had spent the last 20 yea...

5 Ways to Build a Thicker Skin So You Can Go Through Life Smiling

Darius Foroux | Posted 06.07.2016 | Healthy Living
Darius Foroux

Do you ever feel hurt by what people say about you? Well, it's a part of life, so you better get used to it. I'm amazed by how quickly people get ups...

Channeling Your Inner Beyoncé: How to Find Yourself Through Music

Suzannah Galland | Posted 06.07.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Suzannah Galland

Forget Beyonce, Madonna, Whitney or even the infamous Janet. This is your moment to shine. Imagine you've been invited to sing at the Super Bowl ha...

24 Things All Extremely Self-Aware People Know and Do

Matt Hearnden | Posted 06.07.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Matt Hearnden

Why do all these list posts need an intro? I'll just leave you with this quote from Eminem: "Fuck an intro." 1) They take responsibility Some peop...

Muhammad Ali - Before They Were Dead

Outspeak | Posted 06.06.2016 | HuffPost Live 321
Outspeak

He was The Greatest. And he never let anyone forget it. Muhammad Ali died a champion. Not just a sports champ, but a people's champ. He overcame diversity, racial segregation, and courageously stood up for what he believed in on countless occasions.

The Wildness of BREAD

Karen Musey | Posted 06.06.2016 | New York
Karen Musey

What is it that makes a good life? And a good death? BREAD is a multi-disciplinary arts collective dedicated to adapting and devising new work that ...

10 Lessons The Birds Taught Me About Worry

Kelly Balarie | Posted 06.06.2016 | Women
Kelly Balarie

I spun like a crazed woman on a treadmill, except for the fact that I was actually on an elliptical. My arms moved as if they were ready to punch the world right out of my way. I was really going to finally get myself somewhere. I was going to knee pressing issues right out of the way.

Are You Fully 'Showing Up' at Work?

Nozomi Morgan | Posted 06.06.2016 | Business
Nozomi Morgan

I remember back in my corporate days when I was on the verge of burning out, I made a point to lay low so I wouldn't get noticed. I was afraid to share my opinions because I was not sure they were good enough. I lost all sense of who I was, and felt I was shrinking a little more every day.

Are the Rich More Lonely?

Greater Good Science Center | Posted 06.04.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Greater Good Science Center

Can money buy happiness? One way to explore this question is to ask whether money buys the constituents of happiness--and there's no better-researched or more powerful constituent than social connections.