And with a flutter of glistening wings he was gone.

And with a flutter of glistening wings he was gone.

By Lana Turnbull Last month the suicides of two high-profile celebrities, fashion designer Kate Spade and TV host and chef Anthony Bourdain rocked the news and sparked renewed conversations about suicide. At the same time the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published a new report laying out the alarming rise of suicide deaths from 1999 – 2016. What we learned is that the phenomenon of suicide doesn’t discriminate. It crosses age, Read more »
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July 06, 2018
what it means to be real

what it means to be real

By Lana Turnbull “It's a thing that happens to you. When a child loves you for a long, long time, not just to play with, but REALLY loves you, then you become Real.” ~ The Velvetine Rabbit The beloved book, The Velvetine Rabbit, has delighted children around the world since it was first published in 1958. That’s 60 years of love, and if you ascribe to the rabbit’s philosophy, that’s more than Read more »
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July 05, 2018

Summer is settling in and it’s almost time for the 4th annual Mississippi Book Festival! Well-Being is very proud to be among the festival’s many supporters and we want to encourage all of our readers to save the date for Mississippi’s “literary lawn party.” This year’s 40-plus panel discussions, comprised of invited guest authors and moderators, will take on topics that range from art to civil rights to music, politics, Read more »
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July 05, 2018
More Good… and a Road Trip Across America to Find it

More Good… and a Road Trip Across America to Find it

By Lana Turnbull One morning a few months ago, I was watching an early network news show and surprisingly, was inspired by a good news story that made my day. It was about a young woman named Mary Latham who was on a mission to find the good in America and tell about it. It all began in 2013 on the day of the shooting at Sandy Hook School. Mary was sitting Read more »
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May 06, 2018
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in the news Families First Provides Adult Addiction Education Program
Posted Sat 11/10/2018 9:39PM

Families First Provides Adult Addiction Education Program JACKSON, Miss. – Families First for Mississippi looks to help Mississippians caught in the read more »

MS Science Fest Comes to the LeFleur Museum District for a Third Year
Posted Mon 10/1/2018 3:24AM

JACKSON, Miss. – In 2016, with support and assistance from The Franklin Institute, the Mississippi Children’s Museum piloted the first read more »

2018 WellsFest to Benefit Growing Up Knowing
Posted Mon 10/1/2018 2:22AM

JACKSON, Miss. – The 35th annual WellsFest will be held Saturday, Sept. 29, at Jamie Fowler Boyll Park next to read more »

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