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Why Insulin Resistance is the Elephant in the Room

Dr Mehmet YildizWhy Insulin Resistance is the Elephant in the Room
And how to reduce insulin resistance and increase sensitivity naturallymedium.com

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Collaboration between writers and readersmedium.com

Finding Clarity About Your Unique Value

Ada LLoydFinding Clarity About Your Unique Value
Does my DNA reveal a unique value proposition?medium.com

Technology Is Our Future — We Also Needs Humanity

Agnes LaurensTechnology Is Our Future — We Also Needs Humanity
When it is about technology, I don’t know where to begin with.medium.com

My Migraine Story: Triggers Therapies and More!

Aguocha Nkeonye JudithMy Migraine Story: Triggers Therapies and More!
Lifestyle changes are keymedium.com

Stop Making This One Huge Decision-Making Mistake

Alexander KantStop Making This One Huge Decision-Making Mistake
This is how to never make it againmedium.com

The Mix Tape

AliThe Mix Tape
A unique compilation of the heart’s songsmedium.com

Not Getting Your Way Is A Gift From The Future

Alla GonopolskyNot Getting Your Way Is A Gift From The Future
A modern twist on the old proverb “Good Luck, Bad Luck”medium.com

Growing a Big Team in a Useless Field

Andreas D.Growing a Big Team in a Useless Field
Do you feel underrepresented in your company? This method will get you heard.medium.com

The Question “What’s For Dinner?” Is To Be Avoided At All Costs.

Anthony FiremanThe Question “What’s For Dinner?” Is To Be Avoided At All Costs.
Yes, you care more about your grammar.medium.com

Ozymandias, King of Kings

Anthony FJ GarnerOzymandias, King of Kings
Written by Percy Bysshe Shelley in the early 19th Century, if there can be said to be polarity in Romanticism, then…medium.com

New Rules Can Hurt Existing New MPP Writers

AP CarpenNew Rules Can Hurt Existing New MPP Writers
Should Medium just drop us or give us a break like they are doing with existing writersmedium.com

The Power of Dreamers

Arthur G. HernandezThe Power of Dreamers
Never underestimate the power of Dreamers. They have a way of shaping the world to their will.medium.com

543,018 People Went Missing Last Year

Arthur Keith543,018 People Went Missing Last Year
This story is about one of themmedium.com

Paper life

Bahora SaitovaPaper life
Reflecting on the pages writtenmedium.com

Are We Connected? 6 Degrees of Separation: A Live Experiment.

Barry TaylorAre We Connected? 6 Degrees of Separation: A Live Experiment.
Is it really such a small world? Let’s find out.medium.com

On Medium: Kindness, Moving On, Letting Go, Agreeing to Disagree

Berna TuralOn Medium: Kindness, Moving On, Letting Go, Agreeing to Disagree
Can we keep Medium to be an open platform for inspiration vs. a writers-attack-writers soap opera?medium.com

The Three Grand Essentials of Happiness Needed in Every Life

Bill AbbateThe Three Grand Essentials of Happiness Needed in Every Life
Something in life to do, to love, and to hope formedium.com

Beware The Dining Needle

Bob DumontBeware The Dining Needle
Part 1 — The Stupid Partmedium.com

Nobody Follows Doctors Advice

Brenda CyrNobody Follows Doctors Advice
I wonder why they still care so much about us.medium.com

Academic Claims to Having Discovered a Cure for Homosexuality

Brian Loo Soon HuaAcademic Claims to Having Discovered a Cure for Homosexuality
And wait till you hear her mind-bending theory regarding what causes people to be gay.medium.com

The Ugly Cost of Being Nice

Brian TubbsThe Ugly Cost of Being Nice
Take it from a nice guy: When you’re nice, you get hurtmedium.com

She Who Would Make a Pun…

Britni PepperShe Who Would Make a Pun…
In the Quora foramedium.com

Why We Should Cringe Away from Being ‘Normal’

Camille ParkerWhy We Should Cringe Away from Being ‘Normal’
Do you want to be just like everyone else?medium.com

Sometimes It’s Better to Tear Up The Blueprint and Start Over

Carlos JeronimoSometimes It’s Better to Tear Up The Blueprint and Start Over
Only wiser using all the experience gained along the waymedium.com

Sit Back and Enjoy Some Superb Writing From Illumination

Carol PriceSit Back and Enjoy Some Superb Writing From Illumination
Selected stories recently publishedmedium.com

A Sappy Story About Winning the Gratitude Lottery

Carole OlsenA Sappy Story About Winning the Gratitude Lottery
I’d take a Mega millions win too-even with all the stressors involvedmedium.com

Does a Political Identity Define an Individual, or Is There More to the Story?

Charlie LukasDoes a Political Identity Define an Individual, or Is There More to the Story?
Seeing the person behind the politicsmedium.com

Maybe Karma Is Bunk, But Human Psychology Works Wonders

Christyl Rivers, Phd.Maybe Karma Is Bunk, But Human Psychology Works Wonders
How our concept of Karma does not match reality of work and homemedium.com

Nature Does Not Have A Wrath, Human Beings Do

Christyl Rivers, Phd.Nature Does Not Have A Wrath, Human Beings Do
Our own power and accountability fails when we talk about Mother Nature’s retributionmedium.com

The Tesla Bot

Crystal A. WalkerThe Tesla Bot
Your own personal robot assistant of the future.medium.com

2 Practices You Can Do to Maintain Your Health

Crystal Mathews2 Practices You Can Do to Maintain Your Health
Changing your health won’t happen overnight. However, you can get a head start.medium.com

A Piece of Advice I Gave Myself, That Made My Young Adult Life Much Easier

Daan UijterwaalA Piece of Advice I Gave Myself, That Made My Young Adult Life Much Easier
Agree to Disagreemedium.com

When Your Weight is a Risk Factor

Danell teNyenhuis BlackWhen Your Weight is a Risk Factor
Drastic times call for extreme measuresmedium.com

The Joys of Reading With Your Own Style

Daria KireevaThe Joys of Reading With Your Own Style
There is no recipe to find your next perfect read. Only one thing is sure, find your reading style — and you will enjoy…medium.com

Using an Autoresponder Will Make Your Life as a Marketer Easier

Dean J MurphyUsing an Autoresponder Will Make Your Life as a Marketer Easier
— because writing 10,000 emails by yourself is a pain.medium.com

Band Lady A versus Singer Lady A

Dee AdamsBand Lady A versus Singer Lady A
How racial protest exposed a costly slip-up by artists in the music industrymedium.com

Shenanigans in the Storage Room

Dee S WhiteShenanigans in the Storage Room
A creative non-fiction piece as told by my alter ego Divinemedium.com

How to Use Metacognition to Write 2x More Creative Stories

Dew LangrialHow to Use Metacognition to Write 2x More Creative Stories
Does your story seem like a mindless zombie looking to butcher your reader’s precious time?medium.com

O Bestowing One!

Dr. Amy PierovichO Bestowing One!
A haikumedium.com

Now

Dr. Fatima ImamNow
Seize the momentmedium.com

Princess Diana’s morning routine consisted of a morning stretch, followed by baked beans and pink…

Duncan KleinPrincess Diana’s morning routine consisted of a morning stretch, followed by baked beans and pink…
Summarised by my robot research assistant from an article by Insidermedium.com

I Stopped Creating Youtube Videos But I Kept Growing and Growing

Elna CainI Stopped Creating Youtube Videos But I Kept Growing and Growing
I started my Youtube channel for freelance writers in 2017, but didn’t start monetizing my channel until January 2021.medium.com

Late Night Song

Evgeny KimLate Night Song
I like to stand at the edge of the forest, 
in a place between here and there, 
where wild birds neither sing nor fly…
medium.com

A College Student Joined The Insurrection And Stole A Sign

Floyd MoriA College Student Joined The Insurrection And Stole A Sign
She thought she was making historymedium.com

It’s My Wife’s Birthday and I’m Angry

Galen BjarnesenIt’s My Wife’s Birthday and I’m Angry
Here’s why I think you should be too.medium.com

My New House

H.D. InglesMy New House
I bought it in 1985 and I still call it my new house.medium.com

Peculiar Moods

Harry HoggPeculiar Moods
When romance feels lessmedium.com

My ex-husband gave me Covid.

Heather Lynne SparksMy ex-husband gave me Covid.
And he owes me an apology.medium.com

The #1 Symptom of the Delta Variant Might Surprise You — It’s Not a Cough

Hunter CabotThe #1 Symptom of the Delta Variant Might Surprise You — It’s Not a Cough
As the Virus has Mutated, So have the Symptomsmedium.com

What I Learned Writing on Medium — 6 Months and $1k Later

Ines MayWhat I Learned Writing on Medium — 6 Months and $1k Later
A case study.medium.com

I Went Off Social Media for One Month Here Is What I Was Able to Achieve…

Izere ImosemiI Went Off Social Media for One Month Here Is What I Was Able to Achieve…
What an incredibly liberating experience it was, you should try it too.medium.com

Illusion of Time

Jackie KeituIllusion of Time
How does it feel to be hypnotised by timemedium.com

The Many Meanings of Medium

Jacquelyn LynnThe Many Meanings of Medium
How many definitions of “medium” do you know?medium.com

Is There a Need for the Opposite Sex?

James Frank SandersIs There a Need for the Opposite Sex?
I think there is, and here’s why I do.medium.com

The Nudy Magazine In The Bathroom.

Jan SebastianThe Nudy Magazine In The Bathroom.
It was in my parents’ bathroom, so as a kid, I ignored it.medium.com

My Morning wasn’t a Miracle-But I am Still Here!

Jennifer CrossMy Morning wasn’t a Miracle-But I am Still Here!
Sometimes you have to fail to win! How you can turn negative judgements from a toxic family into affirmations. Healing…medium.com

Outsiders and Survivors

JGSOutsiders and Survivors
A Poemmedium.com

10 Curious Facts About the United States You Might Have Wrong

Jose Luis Ontanon Nunez10 Curious Facts About the United States You Might Have Wrong
Some are funny, others so weird, they could only happen in the USAmedium.com

Why Americans Seem So Uncultured To The Rest Of The World

Josie TimberlakeWhy Americans Seem So Uncultured To The Rest Of The World
And what they can do about itmedium.com

Swap Guilt for Gratitude — Advice from Human-Right Activist and North Korean Defector Yeonmi Park

Julia WinsaSwap Guilt for Gratitude — Advice from Human-Right Activist and North Korean Defector Yeonmi Park
A defector’s story of rising stronger from unimaginable trauma and thoughts on what makes life worth livingmedium.com

Dodecahedron

K.KumarDodecahedron
What an odd shape you aremedium.com

“Global Warming” and “Climate Change” Aren’t the Same Thing!

Karen Remick“Global Warming” and “Climate Change” Aren’t the Same Thing!
How to determine the correct term to usemedium.com

7 Myths About Antibiotics

Kavi_de7 Myths About Antibiotics
Let’s follow the facts onlymedium.com

13 Life-Changing Advice From Shamanic Masters

Kenan Kolday13 Life-Changing Advice From Shamanic Masters
Follow them and you will find happiness, serenity, inner peace, and prosperity.medium.com

3 Reasons Why Your Skills Don’t Matter As Much You Think

Kushal Jyothi Prakash3 Reasons Why Your Skills Don’t Matter As Much You Think
Hint: Self-efficacy is far more importantmedium.com

Is That Some Bad News in Your Pants, or Are You Just Happy to See Me?

Lara Starcevich, Ph.D.,Is That Some Bad News in Your Pants, or Are You Just Happy to See Me?
A social experiment…medium.com

Lover’s For Eternity

Laura KnapkeLover’s For Eternity
We will not lose each other again; through this life or our death.medium.com

3 Practical Changes That Got Me Into the $100 Club on Medium

Letters from E.K.3 Practical Changes That Got Me Into the $100 Club on Medium
What I wish I knew at the startmedium.com

How To Win Even If You Lose

Liam IrelandHow To Win Even If You Lose
There is more than one way to get aheadmedium.com

My Secret Splurge: The Dollar Store

Lori LamotheMy Secret Splurge: The Dollar Store
The writing life on a budgetmedium.com

Please Let This Be the Last Article on Imposter Syndrome

Lorrae G.Please Let This Be the Last Article on Imposter Syndrome
Enough already on this avant-garde self-diagnosis.medium.com

The Day I Fell In Love With An Old Man, And Why I Didn’t Tell Him

Lucia LandiniThe Day I Fell In Love With An Old Man, And Why I Didn’t Tell Him
Share Your Feelingsmedium.com

Does “Never Taking No For An Answer” Really Work?

Lucy Dan 蛋小姐 (she/her/她)Does “Never Taking No For An Answer” Really Work?
And other questions I have about this piece of advicemedium.com

Intrinsic Goals Lead To Higher Work Performance

Mamduh HalawaIntrinsic Goals Lead To Higher Work Performance
A Chinese study published in 2018, investigated how different types of goals related to work performance.medium.com

How to Welcome a Happy September Day

Marta Calderon, MScEHow to Welcome a Happy September Day
Experience the benefits of a walk in a park near you.medium.com

Day Trading isn’t the Boost Your Portfolio Needs

Matthew KupferschmidtDay Trading isn’t the Boost Your Portfolio Needs
As an intermediate investor I am actively involved in managing my investment portfolio and as I normally do about once…medium.com

14 Killer Ideas for Writing ‘Filler’ Stories

Melinda Crow14 Killer Ideas for Writing ‘Filler’ Stories
And why you need them to plump up your publishing schedulemedium.com

What Do You Want?

Michele ThillWhat Do You Want?
Where your attention goes — energy flows…medium.com

How Mothers Deny The Children Of Their Fathers

MilaHow Mothers Deny The Children Of Their Fathers
Ways How Your Child’s Mother is Alienating Your Children From You.medium.com

The “Me” You Deserve

Misty RaeThe “Me” You Deserve
Acceptance is something I’ve always craved,medium.com

How Intelligence and Smartness Trap Us in a Biased Mindset

Mukundarajan V NHow Intelligence and Smartness Trap Us in a Biased Mindset
Cultivate intellectual humility and open-mindednessmedium.com

The Ultimate Tribute to ‘Tooth Relic’

Nadeesha EmaduwaThe Ultimate Tribute to ‘Tooth Relic’
‘Kandy Esala Perahera’medium.com

How Amazon Has Created Economic Disruption and an Impatient Culture

Nancy BlackmanHow Amazon Has Created Economic Disruption and an Impatient Culture
Two Ways to Keep Your Patience And Build a Healthier Economymedium.com

Falsely Accused at Walgreens

Nancy MaritzaFalsely Accused at Walgreens
And how your reaction can make or break the final outcome.medium.com

Diasporic Encounters! This Event Is An Ongoing Connection Or Participation With The Old World!

Nombuso MakhubuDiasporic Encounters! This Event Is An Ongoing Connection Or Participation With The Old World!
However, no one in the new world can fully understand this connection. In this way, a diaspora is lost (and never…medium.com

Running by Another Sun

Olivia ParrottRunning by Another Sun
My illness wasn’t a failure, but it did teach me more than successmedium.com

Why “Stat Stalking” isn’t Making You Money

Opal A RoszellWhy “Stat Stalking” isn’t Making You Money
People Rage Writing About Stats Because the Platform Data is MIAmedium.com

How Not to Die

Otis AdamsHow Not to Die
I climbed on the scale and, just like Homer Simpson, I saw an “E” for error appear between my big toes.medium.com

Men — Don’t Get Offended When Women Say “All Men.”

Pamela KazmierczakMen — Don’t Get Offended When Women Say “All Men.”
When you respond, “not all men,” we think you are one of the men we are talking aboutmedium.com

The Exact Strategy That Helped Me Earn $200/Month On Medium

Paul A.The Exact Strategy That Helped Me Earn $200/Month On Medium
New Month, New Beginnings, New Target, New Strategies but will it work again?medium.com

Why The Jerry Springer Show is a Symbol of a Rotten Society

Paul Abela, MScWhy The Jerry Springer Show is a Symbol of a Rotten Society
Profit comes before people, every timemedium.com

How To Survive a Crash

Paul CooganHow To Survive a Crash
I’ve been in too many to not sharemedium.com

Why Do You Read Self-Help Articles?

Paul EmWhy Do You Read Self-Help Articles?
A reflection on the self-help industrymedium.com

We’re Ghosts In The Machine, You And Me

Paul SpeedWe’re Ghosts In The Machine, You And Me
A poem about feeling lost in the digital agemedium.com

Why Do We Keep Eating Unhealthy Food?

Petyo KozhuharovWhy Do We Keep Eating Unhealthy Food?
It`s not just power of will.medium.com

Isaac: An Example of the Fight of Faith for Productivity

pst tomowoIsaac: An Example of the Fight of Faith for Productivity
Even as a Covenant of Blessing Carrier; Isaac still had to fight in Faith for His Prosperity.medium.com

What Journaling Continuously For 460 Days Has Taught Me

Rakshita UpadhyayWhat Journaling Continuously For 460 Days Has Taught Me
The immense productivity that journaling daily bestows upon usmedium.com

How To Write A Story That Works

Randall SurlesHow To Write A Story That Works
Comparing The Story Grid and Save the Catmedium.com

Do Nothing To Earn $2500 A Year. Not A Clickbait

Randomly UsefulDo Nothing To Earn $2500 A Year. Not A Clickbait
And How To Compound Itmedium.com

The Quandary of “I Was There”

Reylia SlabyThe Quandary of “I Was There”
Notes from my daily photography experiments #9medium.com

I Gained 500 Followers in Little Over a Month

Richard AppiahI Gained 500 Followers in Little Over a Month
Never did I know that I could do very well writing on Medium. Today I hit 500 followers on medium, a figure I never…medium.com

4 Marcus Aurelius Quotes To Inspire You

Rishabh Sharma4 Marcus Aurelius Quotes To Inspire You
The Roman Emperor offered several key insights on how to enhance your life on the backbone of cultivating…medium.com

7 Insights From Shakespeare On Building Your Character

Robin Emery7 Insights From Shakespeare On Building Your Character
‘Nothing Is Good Or Bad But Thinking Makes It So’medium.com

Improve Your English by Learning Foreign Languages

Rory CockshawImprove Your English by Learning Foreign Languages
Counter-intuitive? Yes — but you’ll thank me for itmedium.com

Living To Work Vs. Working To Live

Rosa DiazLiving To Work Vs. Working To Live
Is there hope for workaholics?medium.com

An Inspiring Article to Kick-Off the Month

Ryan JAn Inspiring Article to Kick-Off the Month
Check out this story that gave me a positive boost of energy.medium.com

Fitness Time’s “Don’t Just Imagine It Live It” Ad Analysis

Sarkis ArdjianFitness Time’s “Don’t Just Imagine It Live It” Ad Analysis
Fitness Time Admedium.com

Forgotten Walls

Scott EdgarForgotten Walls
Clarity comes
And the walls reveal themselves –
tall, strong and immovable.
In the haze and fog,
Which is his daily…
medium.com

Influence

Shawn IngramInfluence
30-Day Flash Challenge, Day 30medium.com

In the quest for harmony

Shriwant ChoudharyIn the quest for harmony
Journey to the infinitymedium.com

I Am Scared Of Race Baiters.

StephenI Am Scared Of Race Baiters.
Series 1: They love the sound of their own voice.medium.com

The 4 Most Critical Differences between Rugby and American Football

Stephen BhaseraThe 4 Most Critical Differences between Rugby and American Football
A short, definitive guide for fans of all shapes and sizesmedium.com

The Colors We All Are Dying From Each and Every Day

Steven Acree Jr.The Colors We All Are Dying From Each and Every Day
The risks we face eating the most eye-pleasing of dishesmedium.com

Winning in Fantasy Stocks Game is a Matter of Skill… or Chance

StockBattleWinning in Fantasy Stocks Game is a Matter of Skill… or Chance
Going through the concept with a fine-tooth comb.medium.com

No excuses for a lack of creativity

Suzanne JohnsonNo excuses for a lack of creativity
If the street department can create art, so can we allmedium.com

An Open Letter To My BFF

TamilAn Open Letter To My BFF
Bring with you an open mindmedium.com

Improve the Quality of Your Ideas Today

Tavian Jean-PierreImprove the Quality of Your Ideas Today
Stop Thinking and Start Livingmedium.com

I’m seriously encouraged by the reaction to a response I wrote to this Jeremy Helligar piece.

Tom SimonI’m seriously encouraged by the reaction to a response I wrote to this Jeremy Helligar piece.
Here’s a snippet, and a link.medium.com

It’s not the gift, it’s the giving.

Tree LangdonIt’s not the gift, it’s the giving.
How acts of kindness change your life.medium.com

Should we all ditch 360 reviews?

Trevor E HudsonShould we all ditch 360 reviews?
Using 360-degree feedback reviews for development or performance badly needs clarificationmedium.com

Accessing Higher Energy Frequencies is Easier Than You Think

Vanessa OzigboAccessing Higher Energy Frequencies is Easier Than You Think
Here are 5 steps to attune you into a high vibe being.medium.com

How Being Popular Almost Ruined My Life

Varun KhadriHow Being Popular Almost Ruined My Life
I got semi-famous very young in my life without ever having done anything to deserve it. This is the story of what that…medium.com

One Ascriptive Name Can Motivate Folks To Change Their Lives

Verbieann HardyOne Ascriptive Name Can Motivate Folks To Change Their Lives
Names others give us mattermedium.com

The Grateful Visionary

Walter Pop Matthews IVThe Grateful Visionary
Finding a balance between gratitude and dreaming bigger.medium.com

PARENT’S RIGHTS, Section 1

Wendy WeberPARENT’S RIGHTS, Section 1
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Chosen by the tech editor of ILLUMINATION Integrated Publications

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Dear Readers,

We selected and compiled several great stories for you today.

If you missed the previous featured stories, you may find them in the attached collection.Collection of Featured Stories
Easy access to daily selected stories from engaging writers of ILLUMINATIONmedium.com

Curated Articles from ILLUMINATION Today

Why Insulin Resistance is the Elephant in the Room

Dr Mehmet YildizWhy Insulin Resistance is the Elephant in the Room
And how to reduce insulin resistance and increase sensitivity naturallymedium.com

Update from ILLUMINATION Integrated Publications

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August 2021 bulletin for contributing writersmedium.com

Readers Love These Niche Publications by Creative Writers

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Collaboration between writers and readersmedium.com

Finding Clarity About Your Unique Value

Ada LLoydFinding Clarity About Your Unique Value
Does my DNA reveal a unique value proposition?medium.com

Technology Is Our Future — We Also Needs Humanity

Agnes LaurensTechnology Is Our Future — We Also Needs Humanity
When it is about technology, I don’t know where to begin with.medium.com

My Migraine Story: Triggers Therapies and More!

Aguocha Nkeonye JudithMy Migraine Story: Triggers Therapies and More!
Lifestyle changes are keymedium.com

Stop Making This One Huge Decision-Making Mistake

Alexander KantStop Making This One Huge Decision-Making Mistake
This is how to never make it againmedium.com

The Mix Tape

AliThe Mix Tape
A unique compilation of the heart’s songsmedium.com

Not Getting Your Way Is A Gift From The Future

Alla GonopolskyNot Getting Your Way Is A Gift From The Future
A modern twist on the old proverb “Good Luck, Bad Luck”medium.com

Growing a Big Team in a Useless Field

Andreas D.Growing a Big Team in a Useless Field
Do you feel underrepresented in your company? This method will get you heard.medium.com

The Question “What’s For Dinner?” Is To Be Avoided At All Costs.

Anthony FiremanThe Question “What’s For Dinner?” Is To Be Avoided At All Costs.
Yes, you care more about your grammar.medium.com

Ozymandias, King of Kings

Anthony FJ GarnerOzymandias, King of Kings
Written by Percy Bysshe Shelley in the early 19th Century, if there can be said to be polarity in Romanticism, then…medium.com

New Rules Can Hurt Existing New MPP Writers

AP CarpenNew Rules Can Hurt Existing New MPP Writers
Should Medium just drop us or give us a break like they are doing with existing writersmedium.com

The Power of Dreamers

Arthur G. HernandezThe Power of Dreamers
Never underestimate the power of Dreamers. They have a way of shaping the world to their will.medium.com

543,018 People Went Missing Last Year

Arthur Keith543,018 People Went Missing Last Year
This story is about one of themmedium.com

Paper life

Bahora SaitovaPaper life
Reflecting on the pages writtenmedium.com

Are We Connected? 6 Degrees of Separation: A Live Experiment.

Barry TaylorAre We Connected? 6 Degrees of Separation: A Live Experiment.
Is it really such a small world? Let’s find out.medium.com

On Medium: Kindness, Moving On, Letting Go, Agreeing to Disagree

Berna TuralOn Medium: Kindness, Moving On, Letting Go, Agreeing to Disagree
Can we keep Medium to be an open platform for inspiration vs. a writers-attack-writers soap opera?medium.com

The Three Grand Essentials of Happiness Needed in Every Life

Bill AbbateThe Three Grand Essentials of Happiness Needed in Every Life
Something in life to do, to love, and to hope formedium.com

Beware The Dining Needle

Bob DumontBeware The Dining Needle
Part 1 — The Stupid Partmedium.com

Nobody Follows Doctors Advice

Brenda CyrNobody Follows Doctors Advice
I wonder why they still care so much about us.medium.com

Academic Claims to Having Discovered a Cure for Homosexuality

Brian Loo Soon HuaAcademic Claims to Having Discovered a Cure for Homosexuality
And wait till you hear her mind-bending theory regarding what causes people to be gay.medium.com

The Ugly Cost of Being Nice

Brian TubbsThe Ugly Cost of Being Nice
Take it from a nice guy: When you’re nice, you get hurtmedium.com

She Who Would Make a Pun…

Britni PepperShe Who Would Make a Pun…
In the Quora foramedium.com

Why We Should Cringe Away from Being ‘Normal’

Camille ParkerWhy We Should Cringe Away from Being ‘Normal’
Do you want to be just like everyone else?medium.com

Sometimes It’s Better to Tear Up The Blueprint and Start Over

Carlos JeronimoSometimes It’s Better to Tear Up The Blueprint and Start Over
Only wiser using all the experience gained along the waymedium.com

Sit Back and Enjoy Some Superb Writing From Illumination

Carol PriceSit Back and Enjoy Some Superb Writing From Illumination
Selected stories recently publishedmedium.com

A Sappy Story About Winning the Gratitude Lottery

Carole OlsenA Sappy Story About Winning the Gratitude Lottery
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Paul EmWhy Do You Read Self-Help Articles?
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Here’s a snippet, and a link.medium.com

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