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Discovering Inspiration in a Trunk Full of Letters

Nina Sankovitch | Posted 04.08.2014 | Books
Nina Sankovitch

Every letter we write starts a connection, creates a history, lays the first stones of a bridge, extends a hand. And who knows what inspiration may spring from the letters we write?

The Impulse to Travel

Andrew Lam | Posted 03.07.2014 | Travel
Andrew Lam

I do not know where the impulse to travel comes from but I have always had it bad, ever since I was four or five. A Vietnamese child living in the Me...

The True Scandal of the Magdalene Laundries

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 03.01.2014 | Women
Sidonie Sawyer

Locked away with no identities, no visits, no human rights, the women were treated as criminals without any trials and no judgments.

WoMan Made: A Stupid[er] Quest for Femininity

Hilary Sheinbaum | Posted 08.26.2013 | Books
Hilary Sheinbaum

I have not one -- not two -- but three brothers. As a self-proclaimed tomboy, growing up in a house of video games, little league practices and at a dinner table that resembled an ESPN broadcast, life was heavily male-influenced.

WATCH: Questlove Talks Obama's 'Slow Jam'

Posted 04.30.2012 | Comedy

Much has been made -- both positive and negative -- of President Obama's appearance on "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon" last week, but as far as Questlo...

The Best Is Yet to Come

Irene Tanner | Posted 05.01.2012 | Healthy Living
Irene Tanner

I once had a friend who was so into instant gratification that in a restaurant, she sometimes ordered dessert first, so that she could fully enjoy it before she was full.

Catherine Pearson

Whistleblower Suit Alleges Lab Company Cheats Medicare, Costs Billions

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 12.26.2011 | Healthy Living

President Obama recently announced plans to cut $320 billion in Medicare and Medicaid costs, but one whistleblower says to cut costs, the government s...

Yemeni Pirate Pleads Guilty In American Yacht Hijacking

AP | BROCK VERGAKIS | Posted 09.06.2011 | World

NORFOLK, Va. — A Yemeni man pleaded guilty to piracy on Thursday for his role in the hijacking of a yacht off the coast of Africa that left four...

Coming Clean: It's Spirituality for Dogs

Gotham Chopra | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Gotham Chopra

Even though the notion of spirituality has become somewhat mainstream, the quest for it still seems tangled in a web of religiosity and cluttered with quasi quantum physics and existential angst.

What Shall I Do with the Rest of My Life?

Robert Fuller | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Robert Fuller

Rich or poor, young and old, we all dream of something different, something better, if only when we gaze at the stars. And, regardless of our lot in life, we can give this perennial question a new answer.

Quests and Questions: A Path to Your Self

Robert Fuller | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Robert Fuller

The best gifts I've ever received have been questions I couldn't shake off. Good questions are better than good answers, in this sense: they give us purpose.