independence

What Starting My Own Country Taught Me About Independence

In 2014, Virginia native Jeremiah Heaton told his daughter Emily that she would one day be a princess. A man of his word, he immediately…

Scenes From a Divorce Party

On a Saturday night at any of the strip clubs in Las Vegas, you can probably find two groups of men sitting alongside each other — one…

Declaring Independence: All the Different Ways to Live Free

We celebrate our independence every year on Fourth of July. But there are other ways to think about independence besides commemorating the throwing-out of our…

How to Break Up: The Annoying Neighbor

Claiming your independence from some people in your life is easy. That childhood friend who wants to keep up with you on Facebook? Unfollow and…