Lissa Rankin's Blog Posts

Tue, Apr 15 - 9:00 PM
I used to think that friends were the people who unconditionally comforted you when you felt...
Tue, Apr 8 - 9:00 PM
In my personal life, I keep dancing around the concept of heart protection. Living an open-hearted...
Tue, Apr 1 - 9:00 PM
His neurosurgery success rates were impeccable. In spite of how life-threatening his surgeries...
Tue, Mar 25 - 9:00 PM
The woman in front of you in the grocery store line just lost her mother after a nine year battle...
Tue, Mar 18 - 9:00 PM
As a disillusioned physician who felt like I was selling my soul in order to keep the stability of...
Tue, Mar 11 - 9:00 PM
Because I put myself out there in public ways, I’m subjected to a LOT of criticism, both on the...
Tue, Mar 4 - 9:00 PM
On my PBS tour, I had lunch with health blogger James Clear, who is studying for his MCATs and...
Tue, Feb 25 - 9:00 PM
For many years, my soul was trying to guide me, but I wasn’t paying attention. Even when my soul...
Sun, Feb 16 - 9:00 PM
When I went through the spiritual experience I wrote about here, a part of me simply couldn’t...
Tue, Feb 11 - 9:00 PM
If you follow what I post on Facebook, you may have gotten a glimpse of what’s been happening to...

Lissa Rankin's Comments

Tue, Oct 2 - 3:30 PM
I think we're saying the same thing here. (And yes, thank you for using your name!) I didn't find...
Tue, Oct 2 - 11:38 AM
To those who question Owning Pink's comment policy, let me speak to that as Owning Pink's founder....
Wed, Sep 12 - 8:42 AM
This trust-building is absolutely not limited to romantic relationships. Parents, children, BFFs,...
Wed, Sep 12 - 6:23 AM
Yes, we must also refuse to stop engaging with the core of who we are. Thanks for the reminder...
Wed, Sep 5 - 7:14 PM
Do you ever get so moved and emotional and crazy-feeling that you just wind up laughing? I'm...
Wed, Sep 5 - 7:03 AM
Dear Anonymous commenter, I have to chime in here because seeing this kind of post makes me a...
Wed, Aug 22 - 6:33 AM
I hope your father has a chance to read it and absorb it. These are indeed wise words. I especially...
Mon, Aug 6 - 7:19 AM
I'm so glad you gave yourself permission to change your mind. There are many crossroads in life,...
Mon, Jul 23 - 7:35 AM
That's quite a story! Thank you for being brave enough to share it so transparently. And yes, I do...
Sun, Jul 22 - 9:08 AM
Sometimes the cool whisper of "Wait" is the best guidance we can receive. I spent two years waiting...