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Silver Linings

Sophomore Year Reflections: Lessons I Learned From Experiencing College Burnout

David Ongchoco | Posted 05.23.2016 | College
David Ongchoco

"It is the hard days--the times that challenge you to your very core--that will determine who you are. We are more vulnerable than we ever thought but...

One Door Closes and Another One Opens

Greg Louganis | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Greg Louganis

I have found myself thinking to myself, "Am I where I am supposed to be?" Once I get out of my head and let a little time pass, I realize, "Yes! I am exactly where I am supposed to be."

Silver Linings on the Horizon as Rape Atrocities in India Get Revealed

Dr. Elsbeth Meuth and Freddy Zental Weaver | Posted 11.23.2013 | World
Dr. Elsbeth Meuth and Freddy Zental Weaver

We look at the public attention recently given to these rape scandals as an indicator that something is shifting in the collective consciousness. Indian women are waking up and face what is no longer to be tolerated.

I'm Fired? Why, Thank You!

Maureen Anderson | Posted 08.09.2013 | Business
Maureen Anderson

It started out like any other day. Isn't that the way every "I got fired" story begins? Well, add me to the list.

Sometimes the Right People Show Up

Matthew Quick | Posted 04.19.2013 | Entertainment
Matthew Quick

I'm grateful for the ways the book and film versions of The Silver Linings Playbook have furthered the mental health conversation. All the real-life Pats and Tiffanys out there need to know that no one has to be alone in life and silver linings do exist.

Cancer Is Not a Gift

Hollye Harrington Jacobs | Posted 02.20.2013 | Healthy Living
Hollye Harrington Jacobs

The Silver Linings that I have experienced (and continue to experience!) during my cancer diagnosis, treatment and recovery help me get through each and every day. I have a tremendous amount of gratitude for the Silver Linings, but you'll never, ever, not in a million years hear me refer to cancer as a gift.

Silver Linings

Charlee Corra | Posted 01.09.2013 | Impact
Charlee Corra

My henna dragon is my wig, my scarf, my hat and my healing. It reflects all the silver linings that this cancer has provided. It reminds me that I am strong and also that I am looked after and protected.

Silver Linings and Chemo-Sobby During Cancer Treatment

Hollye Harrington Jacobs | Posted 03.12.2012 | Healthy Living
Hollye Harrington Jacobs

While I continue to look for and always find silver linings in every day, I don't want to give the impression that, for one second, this is easy-breezy. Having cancer is really F-Bomb hard.

Breast Cancer Chemotherapy: First Cycle, Almost

Hollye Harrington Jacobs | Posted 06.08.2011 | Home
Hollye Harrington Jacobs

This morning, I was the first patient at the cancer clinic ready for my first round of chemotherapy. Despite my professional experience as a nurse, I was surprisingly nervous.

The Silver Lining of Divorce

Alison Patton | Posted 06.08.2011 | Divorce
Alison Patton

Divorce is not a step most couples want to take. But when the papers are signed and the dust has settled...

The Financial Crisis's Silver Linings

The Business Sheet | Caroline Waxler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Since we're annoyingly "glass half-full," we've been searching around for some silver linings to this whole financial mess. And with all the market wo...