Childhood has always had its fears - from monsters under the bed, to sleep-away camp, to schoolyard bullies. But normal jitters, about these and other childhood challenges, become an issue when they interfere with regular activities, from riding the bus to going to bed at night. And this kind of debilitating anxiety seems to be on the rise: now affecting close to 1 in 5 kids.
Can't help singing along to your favorite sad songs in the shower, the car, or from the middle of a crowded street? Looking for something to help you dwell on your latest breakup, or summon your personal demons? Want to put something on the stereo that will dull your roomate's perversely happy attitude? Word of Mouth has the playlist for you.