I’m Not Just A Writer, I’m A Storyteller

I am a storyteller. I’m not just a writer, getting to the point as quickly as I can only when I need to. But...

30 Life Lessons From A Fresh 30 Year Old

Today is a weird day for me.Today is different because today I had to wave goodbye to the safety of my twenties and soon...

How To Be Strong Without Your Parents’ Support

Your parents’ opinions are sometimes the most valuable things you can get. Their advice, guidance, and support are essential to know you are doing...

Why Love Will Outweigh The Pain Every Time

This is going to hurt. I remember thinking that the first time you told me you wanted more than just a hookup. The first...

If You’re Scared Of Falling For Someone New, Read This

I see the way you look at him with longing eyes that will dart away the moment he looks...

A First-Hand Experience In A Mental Hospital

As my close friends and family know, I recently spent nineteen days in a psychiatric hospital because the medicine...

This Is The Only Way To Make Meaningful Connections

Friendships have a massive impact on our overall health and happiness. In fact, good friends allow us to relieve...

What To Expect On A First Date

You probably clicked on this because the title sounds intriguing and well… no one wants to go on a...

6 Things Every Woman Should Learn To Do For Herself

Now I know everyone has a different opinion on this topic. I’m going to take a stance somewhat in...

My Amnesia Caused Me To Forget The Friends I’ve Lost

Amnesia is a horrible thing to have to succumb to. It can be caused by horrific trauma or so...

Why We Need To Start Paying More Attention To US History

I just finished reading a book called Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann (which I 10/10 would...

Long Distance Relationships: A Love Spread Across The 7 Seas

“Our love is like the wind, you can’t see it but you can feel it.”    - A Walk To...

Why Putting Yourself First Sometimes Is Perfectly Okay

For the first time in what feels like a long time, I have a choice to make that goes...

Here’s The Difference Between Being In Love And Just Missing Someone

Am I still in love with you? I am genuinely unsure and not trying to be melodramatic. My heart...

Why Forgiveness Is One Of The Most Powerful Things In This World

Forgiveness is something that doesn’t come lightly for any of us. For some, it takes just a kind gesture...

California Dream: A Story That Will Leave You Guessing

I woke up to the sound of a car horn outside my window. I wanted to kill that driver....

8 Bronzers That Are Better Than A Day At The Beach

Bronzer is your summer bestie, which is why it has earned a top spot in my makeup bag. As...

Why Sign Language Is More Important Than We Give It Credit For

So many people know more than one language these days which is quite brilliant until you remember one language...

5 Of The Best Yoga Poses To Improve Your Everyday Life

As most of you may know, yoga is very beneficial to our bodies and our overall health. The initial...

What I Learned Being An Immigrant In The US

My name is Luiza Benisano. I am one of many immigrants trying to stay here in the United States...

Here’s Why It’s Hard To Recognize Sexual Assault In The Workplace

During any job orientation, you will hear management discuss how seriously they take sexual harassment cases and who to...

6 Tips To Keeping Your Skin Beautiful This Summer

While each season calls for a small adjustment to your skincare routine (winter + snow = dry skin), there...

10 Important Life Lessons You’ll Be Better Off Learning Now

When I first started Next Generation Digital Magazine, I didn’t figure out much of the answers. I remember spending...

5 Reasons Why More People Need To Attend Psych 101

The fundamentals of human behavior can be found in any basic psychology course. That being said, why does it...

7 Eating Habits You Need To Break ASAP

I’m the type of person who loves food a bit too much. However, I am approaching that age when...

Why When One Door Closed, I’m Glad You Were Behind The Next One I Opened

Life hasn’t always been fair. It hasn’t always been easy. But somehow I’ve made it this far. Growing up,...

Ke$ha Uses Her New Emotionally Charged Single To Fight Back

It has been a while since we have heard her voice on the radio, seen a risky photo on...

#FitNotSkinny: How To Tackle Your Fitness Demons

Being healthier and getting in shape has been on my to-do list since January. In November of last year,...

Why You Need To Be Grateful For All Of Your Friendships

I don’t have many regrets at this point in my life. I feel as though I have done pretty...

What You Need To Know About Being An Ambitious Woman In College

There seems to be a stigma these days about what it means to be young and ambitious, especially for...

7 Albums You Need To Dust Off And Add To Your Playlist

Getting sick of music is normal. Too much of a good thing can get annoying and with the repetitiveness...

3 Of Your Favorite Female Artists Dropped Singles This Week

What a wonderful week it has been! Not 1. Not 2. But 3 pop artists released BRAND NEW music...

Here’s Why You Feel The Need To Always Have The Last Word

It’s not the best taste in your mouth, always having the last word. It doesn’t matter if it is...

I Don’t Have Constant Reminders Of You Anymore

After we broke up I used to see him everywhere. My initial reaction to a new meme or something...

Why You Should Give Country Music A Chance

I’m about to say something that might make some readers close their computers, shaking their heads in shame and...

What You Should Know If You’re Struggling With Your Postpartum Body

Two months ago, I had a baby. Last year, I was a size 3. I say this because before...

Life Can Change As You Change And That’s More Than Okay

Throughout my entire life I never completely knew what I wanted to do. I had always had my share...

How Your Summer Is Going, As Told By ‘Friends’

Ah, summer. The time when everyone is out of school and is heading to the beach. Or the time...

8 Thoughts Every Writer Has When Working On Their First Novel

I think a lot of writers have that one unfinished manuscript that they keep working away on every once...

The Struggles Of Not Being The Typical ‘Pretty Girl’

I've always been “a pretty girl,” the one that gets complimented while walking down the street and is believed...

Here’s How These Childhood Warnings Became Adult Truths

When we are kids we don’t always think everything our parents are saying makes sense or is true. Maybe...

The Secret To Overcoming Setbacks Like A Champ

Published on personal website - thisblanklife.com One of the biggest reasons we don’t reach our goals is because of an...

For When Your Depression Feels Misunderstood

This poem is really personal. It means a lot to me. I spend a lot of time spouting off...

Why Everyone Else’s Engagements And Baby Photos Shouldn’t Make You Mad

There comes a time in everyone's life when they realize everyone around them is paired off. Plans for a...