Message Boards

S2S Mentor

Get it Out

All credit goes to former member Ainsley.

Since the original board seems to be gone, here's where you can now rant about whatever's bothering you, no matter what it is.

You need to be a member of NMG Members to add comments!

Email me when people reply –

Replies

  • I'm going through a "mad" mood swing rn, and I'm getting really mad at everyone for some reason. I usually try to make myself feel better by saying ex. tomorrow is valentine's day and tennis. But I can't today and I'm just really mad.
    • Sometimes I have that, I find it helps just to pause for a second and stop and then take a deep breath and continue
    • I can completely relate, Shira. I have been going through a stage similar to that. I highly recommend taking time for yourself, whether that's going into your room and playing your favorite song, or coloring, or reading. When I do things that make me happy, I usually end up in a better mood, plus being away from people might help you relax. I know I need to take a break from my family everyone once in a while.
      • Thank you, Carmen <3. Right now I'm currently away from my family and my dogs help some, too. I'm gonna go eat something and hopefully I'll feel better
  • What stupid person thought that women should evolve to have periods? I need to have a discussion with our primate ancestros to discuss their terrible plan.
    • TECHNICALLY, every animal has periods. Only they call it "heat". It's basically moodiness and a brief time where the animal can get pregnant. We're the only ones with actual BLOOD. definitely an evolution fail.
      • Mod S2S Mentor
        ^^^
        Although I think there are still a few other animals that do actually menstruate. Some primates, and then I think I remember reading that at least some species of bats do it too...? xD
      • Yay, free science lesson from Miss Simone! :)
        • ooh, I'm a teacher!
This reply was deleted.

Sister to Sister Message Board

S2S Mentor

Spoiler Troubles

My friend has been spoiling the ends to many of my favorite books. I makes me feel very frustrated and I don't like it. I talked to her and she said to stop being so sensitive. I don't know what to do.  - Anonymous  That does sound like a bit of a predicament. Your friend should really listen to your wishes and respect them. Spoilers are never fun, and it’s very unkind of her to continually disrespect you like that. You aren’t being too sensitive at all; it’s perfectly reasonable that they…

Read more…
0 Replies
Mod S2S Mentor

World Fibromyalgia Awareness Day 2018

May 12th is the world-wide day of awareness for the invisible and debilitating condition known as fibromyalgia (pronounced fy-bro-my-AL-ja) and other illnesses like it. It affects 3-6 percent of the world’s populations, and is most common in young to middle aged women. Millions around the globe will be holding various events such as virtual walks and sharing their stories to raise awareness. But what is this actually all about? What is Fibromyalgia? Fibromyalgia is a complex chronic pain…

Read more…
22 Replies · Reply by Gretchen May 20
Mod S2S Mentor

Concentrating on Homework

I have a really hard time concentrating on my homework. I either get on New Moon, or get distracted and stop doing homework. How do I stay focused? - Anonymous   It’s amazing how hard focusing can be! I definitely know what it’s like to struggle with it. However, keeping in mind that we’re different people and what works best for one person might not necessarily be helpful for another, here are some strategies that I’ve found make it easier for me to concentrate on things I need to do, whether…

Read more…
2 Replies · Reply by Sarah on Thursday
Mod S2S Mentor

Feeling Overwhelmed

“Sometimes I feel overwhelmed, I don't know why, and I tell myself a lie that's not true. Like, I don't have any friends even though I clearly do. I don't sleep well anymore because I am constantly worried or hurt. Can anyone relate or help?” -Anonymous I definitely know what’s its like to feel overwhelmed- even to feel like I don’t have friends when I do, it's a rough feeling :( It’s like a negative voice in your mind that tries to use your spiraling emotions against you and try to make you…

Read more…
1 Reply · Reply by ☆Leo☆ May 6

Ask A Girl: Need advice? Give great advice? We help each other! Ask your questions or answer any of the questions already here. Your post will appear in a day or two, so check back often. We've had many girls ask if their questions can be anonymous, and that is not possible on this website. We want you to know that girls in NMG can trust each other, even with embarrassing questions. And if you want to, you can change your user name to a "not real" name that will then also be used in the magazine if your Ask A Girl question is published.

Letters To Luna: I'm Luna, the spirit of New Moon. Write a letter to me with your opinions and suggestions about the magazine and website. I love to read all your notes! Because I get so many letters, I can't reply online. But a select few letters get published in each issue!

Body & Feelings: Body image, mood swings, puberty, your first period, and so much more! The information girls need!

Check It Out: Share your rants and raves about books, magazines, movies, products, music, ads, tv, internet and more. Love it? Hate it? Let us know!

For The Curious: How does stuff in our world happen? Post and ask about experiments, tech, coding, math,  science, engineering, and more!  It's all about the weird, wonderful, and wacky! Be curious and be surprised.

Go Girls & Women Change the World: Amazing girls and women make the world a better place every day. Tell us about who you admire - now and from the past.  These don't have to be people who are already famous!

How Aggravating & Howl at the Moon: Tell us when you see something that's unfair to girls and women -you can vent about it here! And, Howl out your accomplishments and the things that make you proud as a person and a girl!

Love Remembers: Whether it's losing a beloved pet or a cherished person, loss is painful and can be difficult to cope with. But talking about our loved ones and keeping their memories alive can help. Share your beautiful memories here.

Random Stuff: Want a place to be silly, start message board games, or talk about stuff that doesn't fit into the other categories? Then check out this message board!

Role Play: Do you like role playing games? RPG’s are games where players (that’s you!) play the roles of characters in a fictional setting and have all kinds of adventures. See where the stories take you!

Voice Box: We can have different opinions and still be friends and listen respectfully to each other. We're interested to learn about other people's points of view and we don't have to try to convince them to think like we do. This is where we share opinions about issues that are important to us.

Contests & Games: Do you love creating new contests or games for everyone to play? Do you love playing in them? This is the place for you to make your own contests and games and invite everyone to participate! Remember, just like everywhere else on NMGMembers.com, if you make a contest or game, it must be open to everyone who wants to join in!