If you're in a tough spot, the serenity prayer can help--even if you don't believe in praying.
As a male who lives in a mostly female world, I learned some important lessons from one "nasty" woman.
Sometimes it seems like we're speaking different languages. And that's because we are, even when we aren't.
How I learned to see farther and understand more deeply by following my dog's nose.
While clocks and calendars turn, time itself just keeps moving forward.
Think fake news is a serious issue? You're right. Think it's a recent invention? Not quite. Fake news has been around as long as news itself. And nothing proves that better than the story of the New York Sun, a "penny paper" that helped invent modern journalism--and establish Santa's bona fides--in part by publishing some pretty …
I think we should spend less time saying "don't judge," and more time saying "judge wisely." Here's why.
The two basic types of English nouns point to two basically different types of knowledge. Here's what each can teach us about how to know each other.
In 20 years as a writer and editor, I've learned to give everyone the benefit of my doubts-or at least to try.
This week, I paused to think about the things I have to be thankful for--and remembered a teacher from Annandale High School.