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  1. as told to
    20 People on the Best Relationship Advice They Ever ReceivedAnonymous thoughts from our readers.
  2. power
    4 People on Feeling Crushed by Their Student Debt“You will forever be a slave to something you signed your life away to when you were a stupid 17 or 18-year-old.”
  3. as told to
    10 People With Cystic Fibrosis on Five Feet ApartThe movie has started conversations in the CF community about accuracy and representation.
  4. as told to
    What It’s Like to Be a Baby Nurse for Wealthy Manhattan Families“Where I come from in the Caribbean they do think it is a bit strange that these white people in New York City can’t take care of their own babies.”
  5. dating
    5 People on Coming Out As Poly to Their Families“My grandmother said ‘Well, that doesn’t sound too bad, I wouldn’t mind your grandfather having someone else to drag up to the cabin on the weekend!’”
  6. everything guide
    Why I Make My Eyelashes Look Fake Every DayAt work, they’ve taught me the importance of eye contact.
  7. stoneman shooting
    My Grandpa Survived the First Mass Shooting. I Just Survived My Own.Carly Novell’s grandpa survived the first U.S. mass shooting by hiding in a closet. Seventy years later, she did the same at her Florida high school.
  8. politics
    4 Women on How They Changed Their Lives After Trump“We joked about leaving. But I didn’t really think we’d do it.”
  9. hindsight
    5 Women Look Back on Sex With Men in ChargeEncounters with bosses, mentors, and senior colleagues feel different in a post-Weinstein world.
  10. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: Yasmin Green, Researcher at GoogleOn making films, not cooking, and carrying around several notebooks.
  11. mothers and daughters
    11 Kids on What It’s Like When Mom Is Also a Boss“It’s normal for women to be the boss, Hello Kitty is a boss of the Kitties and she is a girl.”
  12. it's complicated
    What ‘Conscious Uncoupling’ Is Really LikeAnd how it allowed me to get over my husband’s infidelity.
  13. true stories
    I Was Diagnosed With Breast Cancer and Decided to Do NothingMore and more women are opting out of mastectomies when diagnosed with DCIS.
  14. mentorship
    It Takes More Than a Mentor to Win at Work Advice on finding a sponsor from a Wall Street leader.
  15. as told to
    Tina Brown Talks Sexism, Power, and Women’s Careers“I always found being a woman was a Trojan horse.”
  16. The Making of Madonna’s First Album Cover Talking to the art director who worked on Madge’s eponymous debut.
  17. first person
    I Gained So Much Weight I Didn’t Recognize MyselfWhat it’s like to go from a size 4 to a size 12 in three months.
  18. college week
    Tears, Shears, and Adderall: My Life As a Parsons Fashion StudentAll-nighters, tears, and so many goths. 
  19. ovaries week
    I Went Into Menopause in My 30sIt felt like going through withdrawal: sweaty, nauseous, unwell.
  20. true stories
    I Was a Hollywood Personal AssistantResponsibilities include: scheduling, research, light drug-trafficking, and dumping your boss’s boyfriend.
  21. figuring it out
    Homeschool, Barfing, and Sequins: 15 Insiders on the World of Figure SkatingTalking to the figure skaters you don’t see on TV. 
  22. as told to
    I Had the Angelina Jolie Mastectomy Surgery“I kept thinking, I have to get rid of my breasts. Why sit around and wait for cancer to happen?”
  23. life stories
    I Am Rihanna’s Hairstylist “I don’t say black or white. It’s all hair.”