Childhood

Culture

Disney Movies Ranked from Least to Most Childhood-Ruining

So. Much. Parental Death.
VICE Staff
9.15.18
Parental Advisory

Getting Bullied as a Kid Can Stay With You for Life

But if you can get over it, there's a silver lining.
Cindy Kuzma
9.1.18
psychology

The Triangulation Theory May Explain Why Some Childhoods Are So Stressful

“Adults who experienced triangles in early family relationships can lack a clear sense of their own wants and needs.”
Jessica Dore
7.30.18
Childhood

What I Learned Growing Up in a Halfway House for Youth

Homeless kids took over our house for a party, so Mum let them stay.
Jason Te Kare
6.11.18
Life Inside

How I Stayed Out of a Gang When My Dad Was Arrested

Selling drugs seemed like such an easy way to help your family with money. But I was small for my age and feared getting "jumped" as part of gang initiations.
Kevin
5.11.18
Drugs

Meeting the Fugitive Kids of International Drug Smugglers

The writer – who was forced to move around the world as a child because of her weed-smuggling father – speaks to others who have lived similar lives.
Tyler Wetherall
4.18.18
Legends

People Tell Us Their Hometown's Creepiest Urban Legends

Be careful, though. Apparently a kid died from reading these while eating Pop Rocks.
Justin Caffier
11.1.17
transgender

Celebrating a Transgender Childhood in New Zealand

Bella Simpson, 21, has been publicly out as a trans woman for 10 years.
Frances Morton
10.26.17
Everyone You Love Will Die

A Eulogy to the Dad I Never Knew

It's a strange and difficult process, losing a biological father who gave you half your DNA, but who you only met a handful of times.
Charlie Gilmour
9.7.17
Comics!

'Susan Something and the Mandela Effect,' Today's Comic by Julian Glander

Susan Something can't figure out if her fond memories of a game from her childhood are real or a figment of her imagination.
Julian Glander
6.23.17
Rural Week NZ

Photos of Growing Up Wild and Free in Rural New Zealand

Without formal education, the paddocks, bush and beach become classrooms.
Laura Rodriguez Castro
5.31.17
Rural Week NZ

Why Growing Up in a Gang Town Isn't Always What You Think

I almost never talk about being from Kawerau, not out of embarrassment, but because people make assumptions about your life.
Morgan Godfery
5.30.17
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