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Suicide is a Scourge

Today, news broke that the world lost one of my heroes to suicide. I love food and cooking with a passion, and Anthony Bourdain was responsible for that in no small way. Earlier this week, we lost a brilliant icon in the fashion world to suicide. Kate Spade was responsible for at least one person […]

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On Grief and Loss When We Lose an Icon

This week, we lost a brilliant artist to an unexpected death. Chris Cornell’s death is hitting me harder than I might have expected. I’ve lived in Seattle my whole life. I remember coming of age in the 90s when the “Seattle Sound” was at its zenith. I jokingly tell people I still bleed flannel and […]

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Kristen Bell Shares More of Her Mental Health Story

Last month, Kristen Bell opened up about her struggles with mental health issues on Off Camera with Sam Jones. She spoke about her mother, who gave her an understanding of depression that allowed her to seek help without shame, and her grandmother, who was an early electroconvulsive therapy patient. Either that was the first step […]

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Captain America, Arsenal and Veronica Mars Talk Anxiety

As celebrity trends go, talking about mental health issues is a little more interesting than wide-legged jeans or whatever was going on last week at the Met Gala. It does seem to be a trend, too: in the past few weeks, Kristen Bell, Chris Evans and Colton Haynes all decided to get serious with media […]

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