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John-Manuel Andriote
John-Manuel Andriote is a longtime health and medical journalist. His most recent book is Stonewall Strong: Gay Men’s Heroic Fight for Resilience, Good Health, and a Strong Community. Andriote writes the “Stonewall Strong” blog on resilience for Psychology Today. He is also the author of Victory Deferred: How AIDS Changed Gay Life in America; a collection of newspaper columns and other articles focused on eastern Connecticut called Tough Love: A Washington Reporter Finds Resilience, Ruin, and Zombies in His ‘Other’ Connecticut Hometown; >Hot Stuff: A Brief History of Disco/Dance Music; and “a fable for kids ages 5 to 105” called Wilhelmina Goes Wandering. Visit Andriote’s website at jmandriote.com. Connect with him on Facebook and Twitter.

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Becoming the Hero of Your Own Story

Much of our personal happiness and sense of well being comes down to one simple thing: How we tell the story about ourselves to ourselves. Do you tell yourself, in your inner voice (“self-talk”), “You are brave and courageous, and have survived difficult times in your life?” Or does that voice yell at you about…

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