self-help

10.6.19

How I Became a Top NXIVM Recruiter

Brushes with celebrity and wealth became a selling point. An excerpt from whistleblower Sarah Edmondson’s memoir ‘Scarred.’

5.26.19

9 Women Have Now Accused Self-Help Guru Tony Robbins of Sexual Misconduct

Some of the alleged incidents even happened in public, at his seminars.

4.22.19

How to Be Together

Existing with another human is a difficult thing to do. Luckily, Kate Carraway's got advice.

3.10.19

The Year of Saying No: Advice from So Sad Today

From August 2018 to August 2019, I am only saying yes to requests out of a creative interest, a financial need, or a genuine desire to be of service based on love and friendship.

1.5.19

How to Be a Functioning Person Again This January

Potential solutions for post-Christmas ennui that don't involve excessive movement or giving something up.

11.2.18

What It's Like Knowing You'll Die of Cancer at 35

"I’ve realized that it’s not my job to make anyone feel good. It’s my job to be honest."

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9.20.18

What It Means if You Hate Having Your Picture Taken

For those of us who prefer not to be the focus of attention, it used to be so much easier to hide.

8.16.18

A Deep Dive into the Christian Marriage Book That Made Justin Bieber Cry

I can see why the pop star is so into "The Meaning of Marriage."

7.11.18

This Band Photographer Smoked Weed Once and Says He Wrote the Next Bible

Will von Bolton smoked weed for the first time and it changed his life, leading him to write the 'Loophole to Happiness,' which is not so much a religious text as it is an operating system for your mind.

6.16.18

VICE Staff Admit Everything Wrong with Them, and Imagine How 'Queer Eye' Could Help

"My entire life. It would be my entire life."

4.26.18

How to Stop Comparing Yourself to Others, According to Experts

The grass isn't always greener on the other side; it all depends on the ways you think about yourself and others.

4.9.18

Tony Robbins Apologised for Saying #MeToo Stories 'Won't Make You Better'

After a video of him accusing survivors of playing the victim went viral.

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