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Rachel Sanders • 11 months ago

Here are some of the most beautiful and insightful personal essays written by BuzzFeed News staff and contributors this year (in the order they were published).

Rachel Sanders • 11 months ago

These stories illuminate what it takes, and what it means, to uproot your life in one country and begin it again in a new one.

Rachel Sanders • One year ago

Interested in pitching personal essays or cultural criticism? Here's how.

Rachel Sanders • One year ago

Here are some of the most beautiful and insightful personal essays that BuzzFeed staff and contributors wrote this year (in the order they were published).

Rachel Sanders • One year ago

These essential pieces of writing on the presidential election help explain how we got here in 2016, and imagine where we go now.

Rachel Sanders • 2 years ago

When the world changed overnight, the first thing these writers thought about was how they would help their children make sense of it in the morning. It wasn't easy.

Rachel Sanders • 2 years ago

Here are some of the most moving and illuminating essays published on BuzzFeed about mental illness, wellness, and the way our minds work.

Rachel Sanders • 2 years ago

Top sheets are, in fact, unnecessary to any human’s enjoyment of sleep, or life. They've gotta go.

Rachel Sanders • 2 years ago

I'm pretty sure I'm dead inside, but watching this South African runner win gold made me feel more feelings than anything else at Rio so far.

Rachel Sanders • 2 years ago

These are stories by and about mothers, mothers-in-law, and grandmothers: the women who gave us our lives and taught us how to live them.

Rachel Sanders • 2 years ago

Believe me when I say that if Drunk You showers before bed, it will come back tenfold to Hungover You in the morning.

Rachel Sanders • 2 years ago

Your mom, aunts, and all their friends are going to have a GREAT time.

Taking care of my home doesn’t feel like drudgery. It feels like taking care of myself.

Rachel Sanders • 2 years ago

A look back at some of the brightest ideas and most beautiful writing about food, health, style and more that we published in the past year.

Rachel Sanders • 2 years ago

In no particular order, here are just a few of the many fantastic personal essays we published across BuzzFeed in 2015.

Rachel Sanders • 2 years ago

Seven days + four co-workers + an unknown number of drinks = best friends forever?

Rachel Sanders • 3 years ago

Want to carry your favorite book with you all day, every day? Ink is the answer.

Rachel Sanders • 3 years ago

Home is where the z's are.

Rachel Sanders • 3 years ago

All you need is some dough and a dream.

Sarah DiGregorio • 3 years ago