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An Open Letter To The Lazy Mother In The Grocery Store

Rhiannon Giles | Posted 02.08.2017 | Parents
Rhiannon Giles

Dear Lazy Mother in the Grocery Store, I saw you. Lunchables? Really? I heard your kid whining for popsicles. I saw you reach into the freezer and ask...

A Letter To My Future Daughter: You Will Be Amazing

Brown Girl Magazine | Posted 01.30.2017 | Women
Brown Girl Magazine

From the day you are born, the world may seem like it is pitted against you and I will fight so hard for that not to be true. I wish for you to look up to the sky and see endless possibilities with no one to hinder you.

An Open Letter To Border Officials

Fatima Zaman | Posted 12.14.2016 | Politics
Fatima Zaman

It's time to speak up -- the quiet scrutiny of one group of people has to stop and we need to challenge the underlying, indirect, intentional, unintentional and sometimes well intended, racism and xenophobia that acutely drives these situations.

An Open Letter To The First Female President Of The United States

Janet Bertolus | Posted 11.21.2016 | Women
Janet Bertolus

Dear Future Madame President, Selfishly, for the sake of my eighty-year-old mother who was emotionally invested in this past election for reasons tha...

Slack Trolls Microsoft In Full-Page New York Times Ad

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 11.02.2016 | Technology

Just because you’re a startup worth a couple billion dollars doesn’t mean you can’t be a little petty sometimes. Slack, a group chat software po...

An Open Letter To The Ex-Husband I'm Now Grateful For

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 10.20.2016 | Divorce

Sara Woodard-Ortiz began writing her blog The HeartFull Journey after going through a painful divorce two years ago. Below, Woodard-Ortiz, who lives i...

Quit Dumbing Me Down, and Do Something Great Instead: An Open Letter to Facebook

Edward Muzio | Posted 09.24.2016 | Business
Edward Muzio

You could, you know. You could be one of the organizing forces of the evolution of humanity over the next century. But, first, you have to get off the middle school playground. You have to let go of your identity as that guy who calls himself Crazy Larry and throws confetti at the camera to sell used cars. You have to get a little more mature, yourself.

Let's End The Open Letter To Our Past Selves

Bill Flanigin | Posted 09.16.2016 | Divorce
Bill Flanigin

When we look back at our past we are missing the present.

World Suicide Prevention Day: See You At The End Of The Tunnel

Charmaine Belonio | Posted 09.09.2016 | Healthy Living
Charmaine Belonio

Fight for the other walking wounds who are yet to hear your bold, bright, and beautiful story. You've got this. Choose to stick around. Hang on tight. See you at the end of the tunnel.

An Open Letter to My Adolescent Daughter

quiet revolution | Nidhi Berry | Posted 08.10.2016 | Healthy Living

This article first appeared on Dear Grace, Last night, you had a sleepover with a new friend from your hockey team. You were so excited: ...

A Letter To Myself The Day I Decided To Get A Divorce

YourTango | Posted 07.21.2016 | Divorce

You have no idea what lies ahead. That is probably for the best. Ignorance will help you move forward.

Another Tech CEO Pens An Open Letter To Donald Trump

The Huffington Post | Willa Frej | Posted 07.18.2016 | Politics

Yet another Silicon Valley scion is joining the movement to discredit presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. Josh Tetrick, the CEO ...

To the Mom Who Lost It On The Playground Today

Celeste Erlach | Posted 09.23.2016 | Parents
Celeste Erlach

I saw you wiping the tears out of your eyes today. I saw the frustration and pain on your face at the playground. Your son was playing you like a pupp...

An Open Letter To My Brother Who Worked Security During Pride

Chris Hernandez | Posted 06.27.2016 | Queer Voices
Chris Hernandez

During Pride this year, as many members of the LGBTQ community prepared to party as a sign that we would not be silenced by the shooter who targeted a gay club in Orlando, you had a job to do. Thank you.

An Open Letter To My Dad On Father's Day

Kyle Stevens | Posted 06.19.2016 | Parents
Kyle Stevens

I only thing I do wish for was that you had gotten the help that you needed. It was only after that you passed away that I realized you were sick. When you live in the moment, it's hard to see the bigger picture.

The Victory Is Already Yours: An Open Letter to Angela Simmons and Women Just Like Her

Stephanie R. Caudle | Posted 06.15.2016 | Black Voices
Stephanie R. Caudle

Dear Angela Simmons, I don't know you. I've never met you or even crossed your path but I identify with your story. I've watched you live in the sha...

Here's The Letter President Trump Will Leave His Successor In 2024

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 06.19.2016 | Comedy

It was 1993, a year that saw the births of Chance the Rapper and Ariana Grande, as well as the deaths of Dizzy Gillespie and Audrey Hepburn -- later r...

Dear Victoria's Secret, Here's How to Win Moms Back

Nicole Johnson | Posted 06.03.2016 | Women
Nicole Johnson


An Open Letter to the Cincinnati Zoo Mother

Jessica Ciencin Henriquez | Posted 06.01.2016 | Parents
Jessica Ciencin Henriquez

There is nothing I can accuse you of that you haven't already heard. There are no harsh words I can type that you haven't already read and etched into your mind, there has already been enough shouting to keep you up at night. So let me say something that isn't being said enough.

Over 450 Authors, Including Stephen King, Sign Petition Against Trump

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 05.24.2016 | Arts

Stephen King and Michael Chabon are among the writers who signed an open letter to the American people, addressing their concerns about Donald Trump...

The 6 Things A Highly Sensitive Child Needs Most

Quiet Revolution | Nidhi Berry | Posted 05.12.2016 | Healthy Living

This article first appeared on “Children do not experience our intentions, no matter how heartfelt. They experience what we manifest i...

Model Denise Bidot Shares An Inspiring Open Letter To Her Daughter

The Huffington Post | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 07.01.2016 | Latino Voices

Model Denise Bidot has some touching words to share with her daughter this Mother's Day. In a new HuffPost Originals video, Bidot recites a letter sh...

An Open Letter to the Children of Nurses

Amanda Redhead | Posted 05.06.2016 | Healthy Living
Amanda Redhead

You did not choose this life but you have met every struggle with grace and love. You are not an ordinary child. You are the child of a nurse.

Dear Daughter, Beauty Isn't About Fitting Into Skinny Jeans

Morgan V. Matkovic | Posted 05.06.2016 | Parents
Morgan V. Matkovic

"The greatest gift I can give you is to show you how to shine from the inside out."

An Open Letter To The Teen With Autism Bullied By 50 Cent

RJ Peete | Posted 05.05.2016 | OWN
RJ Peete

I wonder if 50 Cent knows how hard it is to have autism and be a teenager. How my brain doesn't always work with me. How I can feel uncomfortable in my body. How frustrating it is to be misunderstood.