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Moving On After the World Ends: The Dark Truths of HBO’s The Leftovers and Trauma

"And in the exposing of vulnerability, of pain, of such great loss, is the seeking for answers why. Why did this happen? Where did they go now that they're gone? Are they safe? Are they at peace? Why not me? Why did I survive and others didn't? Is there a purpose behind it all?" My 20th piece for HuffPost, published in December 2015.

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America Down the Rabbit Hole and Through the Looking Glass

"I never would have imagined the airplane that repatriated me to the United States in 2011 -- after a decade in Europe -- would end up being a less-benign alternate portal down into Alice's rabbit hole where the impossible is possible and the absurd becomes reality." My 19th article for HuffPost, published in December 2015.

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Rape is Not About Sex: A Notice to Damon Wayans and Everyone Who Still Doesn’t Get It

"Rape is NOT about looks, age, race, gender, nationality, or any other arbitrary cultural signifier that would make one person a more or less desirable victim than another." My 15th HuffPost article, published in October 2015.

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Examining the Highly Sensitive Personality — Sensitive: The Untold Story

"Through more than a dozen interviews with a variety of researchers, Sensitive: The Untold Story makes a strong case outlining the physical, physiological, neurological, and emotional differences between the 20% of the highly sensitive population and the 80% who are not." My 14th article for Huffington Post, published in October 2015.