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When depression, anxiety and motherhood collide

When depression, anxiety and motherhood collide

In 2014, Samantha Bailey was led into a small, gritty prison cell of whitewashed brick and stainless steel bars. A dank toilet sat near a musty, uncomfortable bed. An officer threw shut the heavy door, its echoing clang lasting a few seconds, while Bailey observed her surroundings. The moment terrified …

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Why are women so bad at accepting compliments?

Why are women so bad at accepting compliments?

OPINION: Her nails were long and tapered, the kind of nails that regularly see the inside of a salon. As someone who’s never been able to stop nibbling the tips of my fingers, my admiration cup overflowed. But when I complimented the saleswoman on her elegant talons, she immediately deflected.   “They’re …

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