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An Intimate Portrait of Depression and the Desire to Commit Suicide

Marie Marley | Posted 08.15.2014 | Fifty
Marie Marley

The news of Robbin Williams' tragic death by suicide caught me off guard. It took me far back into my own life and my experience with severe depression.

YouTube Star Meghan Tonjes Wins Performance Slot At Bonnaroo

Shira Lazar | Posted 08.03.2014 | Entertainment
Shira Lazar

Meghan Tonjes will be joining YouTube stars Chester See, GloZell, King Bach, and Kandee Johnson as a performer on stage at Bonnaroo this summer with...

Retirement Age 65.. .67? No... 75! What Retirement?

Martin Shapiro | Posted 07.12.2014 | Politics
Martin Shapiro

The so called 'retirement age' is nominally thought to be 65 years old, but to get your full Social Security benefit the age is inching up each couple of months to 67 for those born in 1960 or later. And who knows where it will go from there?

5 Signs I Need to Get the Heck Out of My Comfort Zone

Terry K Carr | Posted 07.05.2014 | Fifty
Terry K Carr

Do I want to live the rest of my life in a comfort zone so safe it's becoming a coffin? Here are five signs that tell me I need to get the heck out of my comfort zone.

A Rabbinic Take on 'The Great Escape'

Rabbi Herb Cohen | Posted 05.31.2014 | Religion
Rabbi Herb Cohen

The Great Escape tells the dramatic story of a cohort of men who did not give up in the face of adversity, who were focused and committed to their mission even when the road they traveled was bumpy and full of detours.

LOOK: This Is NOT A House

Posted 02.19.2014 | HuffPost Home

If it looks like a charming cabin, is structured like a charming cabin and is designed like a charming cabin, it must be a charming cabin, right? Well...

Turn Your Emotional Escapes Into Healthy Habits

Nicole Glassman | Posted 04.07.2014 | Healthy Living
Nicole Glassman

Life is not always a crystal clear day with a sunny horizon. Part of the beauty is the struggle -- how we face it, learn from it and evolve. The question is: How do we cope in the interim?

You'll Literally Be Surrounded By Nature

Posted 11.28.2013 | Travel

Sometimes you just feel the desire to be immersed in the natural world. If camping isn't your cup of tea, these gorgeous hotels will let you experi...

10 Cabins to Inspire You to Escape From the World

minube | Posted 01.26.2014 | Travel
minube

Since inspiration is the first step in any unforgettable journey, we've looked at recommendations from our community of travelers to find those far-flung cabins, huts, lodges, and tents where you can shack up far from the worries of the outside world.

Connecting: As Easy As Turning Off Your Phone

Nicole Glassman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Nicole Glassman

How often do you check your email while ignoring the person next to you? How many of your dinners are spent watching TV, rather than conversing with your companion? How often are you on the phone multitasking when you realize you have no idea what the person is even talking about?

7 Instant Ideas for Weekend Adventure

Suchi Rudra | Posted 12.11.2013 | Travel
Suchi Rudra

I'm a big believer that it takes a lot less money than you might imagine to slip and slide around the world, but what it definitely does take is time. So when you don't have a lot of time, you need a good dose of weekend adventure. Here's some fuel for your weekend fire.

The Different Cancún: Another Side of Paradise

Richard Bangs | Posted 11.19.2013 | Travel
Richard Bangs

The pearls of praise for the place called Cancún often sheen to dizzying effect. There is no refuting that this stretch of soft sand caressing the warm, clear waters of the Caribbean is the acreage of paradise, a dazzling tropical necklace that evokes powerful, even passionate imagery.

When Travel Becomes a Dangerous Escape

Nicole Melancon | Posted 11.04.2013 | Travel
Nicole Melancon

Sometimes we use travel too much as an escape, but what is it we are exactly trying to escape? Unfortunately, our lives, and from things we cannot change. However, it is important to have a good, happy place to come back to.

Why You Should Take The Road Less Traveled Today

Posted 08.14.2013 | Healthy Living

The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you f...

11 Beautiful Boats That'll Help You Float Away To Peace

Posted 07.23.2013 | Healthy Living

The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you f...

LOOK: These Rainforest Scenes Will Make You Feel Refreshed, Instantly

Posted 07.10.2013 | Healthy Living

The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you f...

Change Our Story: Escape Velocity

Peter Buffett | Posted 08.27.2013 | Healthy Living
Peter Buffett

Every day we live our lives in the gravitational pull of our belief systems. And every one of them starts from the inside out -- trailing back generations often without our knowledge.

Snowden Escapes!

Jeff Danziger | Posted 08.24.2013 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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PHOTOS: Day Trips Put Cities In Context

Global Yodel | Posted 03.24.2013 | Travel
Global Yodel

All the books about the resiliency of a city's people pale compared to hiking the desolate mountains their ancestors crossed centuries before.

Destination Escape: Your Peaceful Places

Posted 08.18.2012 | Healthy Living

We all have a place we turn to for solace. Whether it is a physical location, a photo of a place once visited or an imagined space, having a destinati...

Wife Thrown Onto Highway From Moving Car, Suspect Escapes Custody (PHOTO)

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 06.25.2012 | Crime

A Washington State man allegedly threw his wife onto a highway from a moving car Sunday and then briefly escaped custody. Troopers responded around...

Escape

Susan Mosakowski | Posted 08.19.2012 | Arts
Susan Mosakowski

Escape just opened in New York at La MaMa. Escape is about freedom -- freedom from self-limitations, freedom from the limitations that come from the outside. It's about the chains that hold us back.

Alec Soth: Escape Artist

Catherine Despont | Posted 05.02.2012 | Arts
Catherine Despont

If there is something lonely and frightening in these images, there is also something dream-like and remembered -- something fed by our own fantasies -- the desire for freedom and safety, the desire to provide for oneself.

Making Your Own Magic Kingdom

Daniel Will-Harris | Posted 01.01.2012 | Fifty
Daniel Will-Harris

I suspect, though, that a lot of people go simply because it's beautifully designed, run, and people are nice to them. And, come on, isn't that how the whole world should be: well-designed, well-run, with people nice to each other?

St. Louis Man Escapes Jail Using Homemade Nunchucks

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.20.2011 | Crime

Long gone are the days of meticulously planned jailbreaks a la "Escape from Alcatraz." There's no need to dig out of jail or swim across freezing w...