Dear Drew

Madawna Bristow
in Beauty

Dear Drew, Like so many women my age (no I am not disclosing that information here), I spent my younger days consumed in agonizing adoration of you. You were the pinnacle of beauty, freedom, daisies a...

Why We Need To Stop Looking At Medication Negatively

Beth Gibbons
in Science

I have suffered from mental health issues my entire life. In fact, I am certain I suffered from Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) even in public school. U...

Expectations

Justin-James Gignac
in Science

Expectations... We all have them. They're those ideas that float around our mind before being sewn into the soil of our conscious selves. They grow as weeds from this mental earth, strangling our gard...

Body Image

Danyelle Lewinson
in Beauty

I understand that I, as a female, am complicated. I’m going to tell you a little story about my struggle. Now at the age I am I’m more secure in myself about the way I look. I always thought that I tr...

Picture Perfect Home Pedicures

Dora Bona
in Beauty

The seasons can be cruel to your feet. In winter, they're trussed up in boots and thick socks, never seeing the light of day. Then by the time winter’s over, the idea of swapping those boots for a pai...

My Invisible Disability

Chris Leigh
in Entertainment

Hi! My name is Chris and I have an invisible disability! When I was 12 years old I was in school, and I made my way down some bleachers when I found that I couldn't move. I collapsed and everyone laug...

Transverse Myelitis: My Journey

Kimberly Hoare-Styles
in Culture

I've spent the last year and a half or so balanced on a precipice waiting to hear as to whether or not I actually have Multiple Sclerosis or not. After being admitted to William Osler Hospital in Nove...

A Letter to My Period

Ronnie Lowe
in Humor

Dear Periodianna, I could have started this letter with "long time no see," but that would be an outright lie wouldn't it? You just manage to show your face every month and the truth is one month is t...

A Pretty Woman's Practical Guide

Nikao Faith
in How To

From the time I was a little girl, having the ability to comprehend upwards to the age of 40 odd, I have been and still am called a pretty girl. Just the other day, while leaving the grocery store wit...

Being Diagnosed with a Deadly Disease that the World Deems Your Fault

Catherine Rose
in Science

Waking up to pee, sometimes 10 to 12 times per restless night. Sneaking downstairs to the fridge to indulge myself with bottles upon bottles of water, a few juice boxes, and cans of soda. Not being ab...

Positive Emotional Effects of Body Fragrance

Teresa Stanishs
in Beauty

Fragrances are a woman's best friend. Women will want to make sure that they try out the different fragrances that are available until they find the one that will be best for them. Each woman's body t...