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More Than Words

Handwritten Letters From Frida Kahlo, Andy Warhol, Alexander Calder And More

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 03.13.2015 | Arts

"Letter writing is probably the most beautiful manifestation in human relations," John Graham wrote to his wife Elinor in 1958. "In fact, it is its fi...

One Word That Can Change Our Understanding Of Kids With Special Needs

Ellen Seidman | Posted 06.27.2013 | Parents
Ellen Seidman

So often our kids' challenges are described in terms of impairment (disability, special needs), words that encompass their entire beings. But "rebel" makes it clear it's just a part of them that's acting up. It doesn't let their challenges define who they are.

One Man Finally Had Enough, Confronts Homophobic Preacher

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 04.26.2013 | Gay Voices

Instead of attempting to ignore a "preacher" spewing homophobic rants, a gay New York City subway rider decided to confront him. On Saturday, a st...

The Most Important Conversation I've Had With My Daughter About Her Body

Kim Bongiorno | Posted 10.03.2013 | Parents
Kim Bongiorno

I was sitting on a toilet, feeling surprised and kind of insulted, when I realized I had an opportunity before me like no other.

Grandma's Heated Words Startled Churchgoers

Posted 04.26.2013 | Gay Voices

The story of one courageous grandmother, who reportedly stood up to a church pastor who outed a young gay man, is touching hearts across the Internet....

'Giving Circles' Bring Neighbors Together To Fundraise For Local Nonprofits

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

One recent night in Needham, several dozen women stood inside Carolyn Shaughnessy's living and dining rooms, listening intently to a woman talk about ...