How to be Smarter: The moments that feel the most lonely are sometimes the best reminders you are connected to everyone else. Because everybody on this planet has experienced sadness, felt heartbreak, had big and small disappointments, been sensitive to rejection, laid in bed worried. The moments that feel the most isolating are some of the best reminders that you are part of a larger community. How to be Prettier: Fun read: What 13 People Wore to Interview with Anna Wintour.
How to be (less) Awkward: Add the recipient's name to the "TO:" line as the last thing you do when writing an email, not the first. This helps prevent accidentally sending the email before you finish typing or spell-checking it.