Trauma

15 People Shared Childhood Traumas That Altered Their Lives

15 People Shared Childhood Traumas That Altered Their Lives
People
week ago

Even the tiniest events can leave lasting trauma in children, often surfacing later in life. These experiences can lead us to behave recklessly, stemming from unresolved childhood wounds. Whether it’s encountering a doppelgänger at a loved one’s funeral or a frightening encounter with a swan, explore how these childhood traumas have shaped lives indefinitely.

People Reveal 5 Behaviors That Show They Had a Traumatic Childhood, Even If Their Parents Didn’t Realize It

People Reveal 5 Behaviors That Show They Had a Traumatic Childhood, Even If Their Parents Didn’t Realize It
People
5 months ago

Many people have childhood experiences that may affect our life as we grow up. Some deep-set issues can even massively reduce the quality of our life, if left unaddressed. An online community discussed the things that adults do that they just realized were the results of their childhood experiences. The thread became a reminder for many people that asking for help is never a weakness.

Woman’s 50-Part TikTok Drama About Her Marriage to a «Pathological Liar» Captivated Over 100M People

Woman’s 50-Part TikTok Drama About Her Marriage to a «Pathological Liar» Captivated Over 100M People
Relationships
2 weeks ago

In just a few weeks, Tareasa Johnson went from being a regular woman to an internet sensation. Using the name Reesa Teesa online, she has captivated 122 million viewers with her 50-part video series called «WHO DID I MARRY?». In it, Johnson opens up about her six-month marriage to a man whom she claims turned out to be «a pathological liar». Bright Side has prepared a brief retelling of this eight-hour-long tale.

Why Adult Children Cut Off Their Parents

Why Adult Children Cut Off Their Parents
Family & kids
4 weeks ago

27% of American grown-ups stopped talking to a family member, according to a study. 1 in 10 said they stopped talking to either a parent or a child. Here are more stats from a study where adult kids were asked about their relationships with their parents. 6% stopped talking to their moms, 26% stopped talking to their dads. Let’s check the reason why it happens.

Jeremy Renner Gets Standing Ovation After Triumphant Return Appearance at 2024 People’s Choice Awards

Jeremy Renner Gets Standing Ovation After Triumphant Return Appearance at 2024 People’s Choice Awards
People
month ago

Last January, the star of Hawkeye suffered fractures in over 30 bones when he was inadvertently struck by his own snowplow. More than 13 months after this accident, the actor made a triumphant return to the spotlight at the 2024 People’s Choice Awards. Renner was met with an outpouring of affection from the audience as he took the stage to present the award for TV Performance of the Year.

My Step Dad Wants a Romantic Relationship With Me, I Feel Trapped

My Step Dad Wants a Romantic Relationship With Me, I Feel Trapped
Relationships
month ago

A woman, 30, came to Reddit to tell people about her extraordinary family situation. She feels trapped, because of how her relationship with her adoptive father is progressing. What she thought was an exclusively good bond between her and the husband of her mom, now turned out to be a relationship that she didn’t even expect and didn’t want at all.

A Woman Marries a Hologram and Says He Can «Satisfy All of Her Needs»

A Woman Marries a Hologram and Says He Can «Satisfy All of Her Needs»
Relationships
month ago

In a bold leap into the future, artist Alicia Framis is set to become the first person to marry a hologram powered by artificial intelligence. With the rapid growth of AI technology, questions about its potential to provide genuine companionship have become relevant, and Framis’ upcoming wedding to her holographic partner, AiLex, sparks a fascinating conversation.

What Is Pamela Anderson’s Net Worth in 2024: How She Recovered From Divorce and Made an Iconic Return

What Is Pamela Anderson’s Net Worth in 2024: How She Recovered From Divorce and Made an Iconic Return
People
month ago

In the realm of Hollywood royalty, few names resonate as profoundly as Pamela Anderson’s. From her iconic role as C.J. Parker in Baywatch to her status as a cultural icon, Anderson has captured the world’s attention for decades. However, her journey to success has been marked by both triumphs and tribulations, including high-profile divorces and personal struggles. Yet, despite the challenges she has faced, Anderson has managed to not only recover but also make a triumphant return to the spotlight. As we delve into Pamela Anderson’s Net Worth, we uncover the resilience and determination that have defined her career.

I Immediately Dumped My Boyfriend After He Left My Closet Door Open

I Immediately Dumped My Boyfriend After He Left My Closet Door Open
Relationships
month ago

A woman has taken to Reddit to tell her quite whimsical story. She mentioned that her boyfriend got furious when she broke up with him because of a trifle, as he thought. He just left the closet door open, and he thought it was absolutely unfair on her end to end their relationship because of it. But in her post, the woman gave her reasoning for it, and many people agreed with her decision after reading her story.

My Husband Still Loves His Late Ex-Wife, and It Even Feels Like She Lives With Us

My Husband Still Loves His Late Ex-Wife, and It Even Feels Like She Lives With Us
Family & kids
month ago

When one of the spouses passes away, another partner may spend an enormous amount of time learning how to live without their second half. But for the heroine of our today’s article, this all has become a tad unhealthy, as her husband seems to have entered into a relationship with her by mistake. At least she thinks so, as she feels the presence of his late ex-wife everywhere in her life, and it frustrates the woman to the core.

The 15+ Best Shows on Apple TV That Will Keep You Glued to Your Screen

The 15+ Best Shows on Apple TV That Will Keep You Glued to Your Screen
Films
3 months ago

Alright, fellow couch enthusiasts and streaming aficionados, let’s talk about the best shows on Apple TV — the ones that are absolutely worth sacrificing sleep for. Whether you’re into mind-bending alternate realities, heartwarming positivity, nail-biting thrills, juicy media dramas, or hilarious workplace comedies, Apple TV has a buffet of bingeworthy content waiting for you. So, buckle up as we dive into the 18 best series that will keep you blissfully glued to your screen, one episode at a time.

“My Son’s Brother Asked Me to Be His Mum Too,” Foster Mother Ends Up Adopting Three Siblings One by One

“My Son’s Brother Asked Me to Be His Mum Too,” Foster Mother Ends Up Adopting Three Siblings One by One
Family & kids
9 months ago

When young adults exit the foster care system at the age of 18, a staggering one out of every five individuals finds themselves without a home. This troubling statistic underscores the critical need for effective support and resources to ensure these vulnerable individuals’ smooth and stable transition into adulthood. Amy showed a valuable example by adopting 3 young boys and changing their lives forever.

I Took a DNA Test for Fun and Ended Up Uncovering a Family Secret

I Took a DNA Test for Fun and Ended Up Uncovering a Family Secret
Family & kids
3 months ago

Nothing is worse than discovering that the person who calls you “son” is not your real father. This has happened to some people who do an at-home DNA test out of sheer curiosity or to find out more about their roots. The young man in our article took the test together with his father, and both discovered a hidden truth about their family.

15+ Situations in Movies That Never Happen in Real Life

15+ Situations in Movies That Never Happen in Real Life
Curiosities
11 months ago

In movies and TV shows, characters live ideal lives: they always look good, they never sneeze or hiccup, and even office workers are perfectly dressed. And if a female character suddenly finds herself stranded in the Amazon jungle, you can be sure that everyday issues like menstruation won’t bother her.

11 Celebrities Who Shared Their Insecurities and the Reasons People Made Fun of Them

11 Celebrities Who Shared Their Insecurities and the Reasons People Made Fun of Them
People
11 months ago

In many cases, insecurities are born after a person experiences an event that creates trauma in them. Then they start feeling like they are not enough and have to always try to be better or just as good as those around them. And just because celebrities are rich and famous, it doesn’t mean that they don’t have insecurities. We are happy to hear that they are talking about the issue.

18 Tattoos That Are More Than Works of Art

18 Tattoos That Are More Than Works of Art
Art
year ago

Let’s set aside stereotypes for now. Getting inked can be a powerful means of processing your grief or trauma. According to new research, tattoos can heal the mind as well as adorn the body. Getting a certain symbol or phrase tattooed on you can be a daily reminder of your strength, resiliency, and the fact that you’re alive.

James Van Der Beek Gets Emotional as He Opens Up About the Heartbreaking Loss of His Wife’s Pregnancy

James Van Der Beek Gets Emotional as He Opens Up About the Heartbreaking Loss of His Wife’s Pregnancy
Family & kids
11 months ago

Recently James Van Der Beek reflected on an extremely emotional moment in his life sharing the details of an overwhelming experience he went through along with his wife, Kimberly. The actor considers the topic important to be talked about openly in hopes of helping others who may be going through similar experiences. We can’t but truly admire his brave decision of going public with his heartbreaking story.

Brooke Shields Overcome With Emotion as She Reveals Heartbreaking Details About Herself

Brooke Shields Overcome With Emotion as She Reveals Heartbreaking Details About Herself
People
year ago

Even though Brooke Shields has been out of the public eye for some time now, she has recently returned to the scene to reveal some personal truths that have shed new light on the legendary model and actress of the 1980s. It hasn’t been easy for Shields or her family to be upfront about certain private aspects of her life, but the actress believes that by doing so, she will help others who are going through a similar ordeal.

8 Best-Selling Books That Can Help You Improve Your Life

8 Best-Selling Books That Can Help You Improve Your Life
Shopping
year ago

Many people feel overwhelmed by the prospect of making major changes in their lives, and don’t know where to turn. If this sounds like you, you’re in luck. There’s a good chance that one of these bestselling books on Amazon is just what you need to jumpstart your health and well-being journey.

Christina Aguilera Just Turned 42, So We Dug Up 10+ Facts We Didn’t Know About Her

Christina Aguilera Just Turned 42, So We Dug Up 10+ Facts We Didn’t Know About Her
People
year ago

In 1999, Christina Aguilera launched her first debut album and instantly climbed to the top of the Billboard pop charts. Her first single, Genie In A Bottle, the song that we still listen to today even after 23 years, made the world fall in love with Christina’s music. And today, she is one of the best-selling female music artists of all time. So, to honor Christina on her day, we are celebrating her birthday by learning more about her private and professional life.

10 Celebs Who Welcomed a Rainbow Baby After Their Pregnancy Loss

10 Celebs Who Welcomed a Rainbow Baby After Their Pregnancy Loss

It can be very difficult for parents going through a miscarriage. So it’s essential to take some time to grieve the loss of a child, talk with others, and mostly, communicate with your partner. But after every unfortunate series of events, there’s always light at the end of the tunnel. There is sunshine after rain, and a little rainbow baby is on its way. We have collected a list of celebrities who’ve gone through a sequence of emotions throughout this journey.

16 Stories From People Who Choose to Be Childfree

16 Stories From People Who Choose to Be Childfree
People
year ago

Most people would describe parenthood as a real joy and a great accomplishment. Andto some, the desire to become parents is auto-piloted, based on the impression that parenthood is a requisite of society. But there are also men and women who do not feel the urge to bring a human being into this world, and they have their own reasons for it.

Sandra Bullock Shares Her Parenting Experience and Proves That Love Can Go Beyond Genetics

Sandra Bullock Shares Her Parenting Experience and Proves That Love Can Go Beyond Genetics
Family & kids
2 years ago

The Hollywood star, Sandra Bullock, is quite private and prefers to keep her children out of the spotlight, but she recently opened up about parenting. Bullock, who is now 57, was already a mom to adopted son Louis (12) when she decided to adopt daughter Laila, who is now 10. She discussed the challenges and difficulties she and her kids endured through the adoption process, but also shared the wonderful side of being a parent.

The Mysterious Story of Tutankhamun’s Wife That Many Archaeologists Were Puzzled Over

The Mysterious Story of Tutankhamun’s Wife That Many Archaeologists Were Puzzled Over
Curiosities
11 months ago

A lot of people have heard about Tutankhamun. There have been a lot of rumors about his personality since his tomb was discovered. Scientists did a lot of studies and ordinary people talked about the misfortunes that happened to those that opened the tomb. This buzz distracted the attention from another important historical figure — Tutankhamun’s wife, Ankhesenamun. We know about her thanks to the film The Mummy. But it turns out that the film is more fiction than the truth.

Why Some Mothers Don’t Fall in Love With Their Babies Right Away

Why Some Mothers Don’t Fall in Love With Their Babies Right Away
Psychology
3 years ago

While having a child is a happy occasion, about 20% of new moms and dads do not feel that special connection with their newborn the moment they set their eyes on them. But there is no reason to feel guilty about this, because sometimes it just takes time. One day, that little bundle of joy may just flash a toothless smile that makes their hearts flutter and that’s when they start to feel that powerful bond.

10 Warning Signs That You Should Take Your Pet to the Vet

10 Warning Signs That You Should Take Your Pet to the Vet
Animals
3 years ago

Unfortunately, pets cannot talk, which means they cannot tell us they feel ill or whether some part of their body hurts. And even if that would prove itself useful, there is another solution. By paying special attention to sudden changes in our pet’s behavior and doing a little bit of research on what these symptoms could mean, we can avoid more serious illnesses in the future.