LIFE STORIES

Whirling dervish. Adventurer. Reformed helicopter mom. Fighter.

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Chapter 1: On the Move


A look at what has gone wrong and what you can do

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PARENTING AND LIFE

Moving forward in the face of adversity to reclaim your life

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MENTAL HEALTH

We need help — stat.

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Irrational fear, loathing, and the tragic plight of sharks

We Shouldn’t Be Afraid of Sharks. But They Should Be Afraid of Us.
We Shouldn’t Be Afraid of Sharks. But They Should Be Afraid of Us.
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PETS AND SATIRE

Are you really a dog? Or has Archie Bunker come to visit?

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FEMINISM AND EQUALITY

Taking the stigma out of menstruation in the United States

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POETRY

A poem about getting older

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SOCIETY AND LIFESTYLE

What we can all learn from the happiest place on earth

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SONGS AND MENTAL HEALTH

Celebrating those who fight the good fight

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The Crash Test Dummies, Superman’s Song via Youtube

Courtney Burry

7X top writer. I love to use satire and humor. I write about travel, politics, family, feminism, sports, health & music. So, basically everything.

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