Michelle Ranken

Michelle Ranken is a Seattle-based writer who has written for various Seattle publications. Originally she wanted to be a lawyer but realized that would have been a horrible decision so she became a starving artist instead. She's also weirdly obsessed with German Shepherds.

Posts by Michelle Ranken
Thanks To A Faded Photograph, This Woman Was Found 42 Years After She Went Missing

Flora Stevens went missing more than four decades ago. This is where she’s been.

You May Suffer From Concealed Depression If You Have One Of These 8 Habits

Read this and share if you suspect that you or someone you know is suffering in silence.

This Terminally Ill Groom Waited Until His Wedding To Tell Everyone That He Was Misdiagnosed

This inspiring love story will encourage you to never give up hope!

This Photo Series Captures The Real Horror Of Sexual Harassment

Being a victim of harassment can seem isolating, but this project aims to show you that you’re not alone.

30 Years Ago She Was Trapped In A Well, But This Is What Baby Jessica Looks Like Now

The inspiring story of “Baby” Jessica McClure Morales.

10+ Eerie Coincidences That Are Way Too Weird To Ignore

Some of these will probably make you say “WTF” out loud.

The Cyclist Who Flipped Off Trump’s Motorcade Is Facing The Consequences

Is Juli Briskman the American hero we need?

Apple Fired An iPhone X Engineer After His Daughter’s Video Goes Viral

Be careful what you share on the internet.

9 Signs You Might Have A Higher IQ Than Average

Here’s how to tell if you’re smarter than the average bear.

The Youngest Member Of The Manson Family Cult Is Breaking Her Silence After 47 Years

This is Dianne Lake’s story.

Genius Hotel Hacks That Will Come In Handy On Your Next Vacation

Use these tips when you plan your next getaway.

Simple Tricks That Might Actually Save Your Life

Read these tips and then share them with your friends and family!

The Most Interesting Revelations From The JFK Assassination Files

We’re one step closer to finally knowing the truth about the assassination of JFK.

Weight Loss Tricks That Actually Work, And Those That Don't

Losing weight can seem stressful, but it doesn't have to be.

After 65 Years, Take A Look Inside This Sunken American WWII Ship

Scientists found this sunken ship in remarkably good condition!