Anchor Lee

291 Flips | 2 Magazines | 14 Likes | 6 Followers | @AKinUSA | Learning English. Wish one day I can write novel and poem in this beautiful language.

How I Motivate Myself to Write

Writing is fucking hard. Far more unnatural than writing, photographing, or any other artistic form.<p>1. Writing is just expressing your soul<p>It has …

Humans Will Be Marrying Robots By 2050 Says AI Expert

Had a child recently? Well, here’s something you might want to prepare yourself for. By the time wedding bells are ringing your new son- or …

7 Ways to Improve Your Writing, According to Experts

Sometimes you don’t know what you want to say. Other times you don’t know the right way to say it. And very often you can’t get your butt in the …

‘Do Not Resist’ Documentary Puts Militarized Police Under Fire

Culture policing Police Militarization Movies<p>Men in boots and camouflage sit on what appear to be armored tanks. Lightning flashes in the distance. …

Read: a list of 33 books to help you understand America

Happy Halloween weekend! Before you break out the candy, costumes, and scary movies, you might appreciate some reading material. Here is the best writing about books and related subjects on the web for the week of October 24, 2016.<p>The New York Times has a reasonable if somewhat arbitrarily chosen …

Polish Tattoo Artist Shows The Beauty Of Imperfection With Her Sketch Tattoos (10+ Pics)

Where some see unfinished and imperfect lines, Polish tattoo artist Inez Janiak sees an art form. She mostly uses black ink, which makes her pieces …

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President Obama explains why you can’t run the U.S. like a startup

Last week, the White House held its Frontiers Conference in Pittsburgh, with a focus on what the U.S. Government is doing for the future, in areas including space exploration, smart cities and more effective police accountability. President Obama ended the conference with a speech that included …

Forbes Reveals World's Highest-Paid TV Actors for 2016

<i>Forbes</i> released its list of the world’s highest-paid TV actors for 2016 on Thursday, and a <i>Big Bang Theory</i> actor took the winning spot with his $25.5 …

Former Sex Worker Seeks Happy Ending

A few months ago, during one Sunday brunch, my boyfriend of nearly two years and I had a difficult conversation. I expressed my desire to get …

PlentyOfFish Reveals America's Top 10 "Cougar Towns"

Ladies, would you consider dating a much younger man? If not, it seems that in 2016, you're in the minority.<p>In a survey of 500 single women across the United States, dating site PlentyOfFish found that 65% of respondents had previously dated someone 7 or more years younger than themselves (24% of …

How Young Women Are Using Sex to Travel for Free

Despite their bank balances, both girls soon find themselves pulled into an enviable montage of five-star dinners in Portugal, yacht parties in …

32 Publishers that Pay $250+ for Short Stories

The following is a huge list of publishers that pay for short stories. Included is a wide variety of genres and publications. Whether you want to …

Why Anti-Chinese Sentiment in Africa Is on the Rise

In October 2010, miners gathered outside the Chinese-owned Collum Coal Mine in southern Zambia. They were there to protest poor working conditions and demanded higher wages. Facing them were armed Chinese supervisors, who ended up opening fire on the crowd. In 2012, another protest ensued around …

Ask Amy: Woman may have caught online ‘catfish’

By Amy Dickinson<p><i>Dear Amy: I have recently started dating again after 10 years.</i><p><i>I met this guy five years ago on an online video game. He has suddenly gotten in touch with me after five years and has confessed that he’s been in love with me the whole time.</i><p><i>I was shocked. I have never been the one to</i> …

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

Boys make twice as much as girls, according to a new study.<p>4:30 p.m. Today4:30 p.m. July 11, 2018<p>This woman believes her sister may have run away …

Top 100 world universities 2016/17 – THE rankings

The University of Oxford has knocked the California Institute of Technology off the top spot in annual league tables, becoming the first UK institution to lead the rankings.<p>The five-time champion, Caltech, dropped to second place, swapping places with the elite UK university, while the rest of the …

Men Tell Us Why They Cheated

Last week we asked women what made them cheat, so in the interest of gender equality and whatnot, this week we asked some guys.<p>Cheating, eh? Whether it be at a game of Monopoly or on a partner to whom you've made some kind of deep-rooted commitment, we've all done (or at least considered) the …

Meet AliceX – Your Very Own Virtual Reality Girlfriend

If you thought you had seen and heard, it all then think again. A new service that has hit the market is one that offers users 24-hour access to a …

What it's like to fly a plane: A pilot's view from the cockpit

We've all admired the view from a plane window, but not many of us get the chance to check it out from the cockpit.<p>One pilot has been taking photos …

9 Reasons Men Should Stay Away From Porn

Pornography has little to do with sex and everything to do with fantasy. And if not confronted, this addiction to fantasy can become a consuming fire …

23 images of Nevada we can’t stop looking at

WE HERE AT MATADOR have published so many great stories on Nevada and have seen so many gawk-worthy pictures, it’s about time we put them all in one …

The 3 Models of Modern Publishing -- And How You Should Choose

If you're reading this, you've already written a book, or you are seriously considering it. Now the question you want answered is, "What's the best book publishing option for me?"<p>The book publishing landscape is very confusing. This is for many reasons; the most relevant to you is that the business …

Six Tried and Tested Methods for Writing a Novel

There are two sides to novel writing: either you’re a planner or a seat-of-the-pants-er. This article is primarily directed at the planners out there …

Self-Doubts of a Startup Entrepreneur

<b>A negative mind will never give you a positive life.</b><p>Entrepreneurship is not only a world to define the willpower of operating a business, it is not …

15 Dark Comics By Gypsie Raleigh That’ll Make You Think

Love. There’s nothing in this world more amazing. But as these “gleefully dark and whimsical” comics remind us, there’s also nothing more painful.<p>The …

15+ Creative Photographers Who Know How To Use Shadows

Shadows are a brilliant way to create striking photographs. They're free, they're everywhere, and there's no limit to what you can do with them.<p>Take …

Hilarious Finalists of The Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2016

<b>The Comedy Wildlife Photo Awards 2016</b> are in full swing – with hundreds of the most funny and offbeat animal photographs being sent in from around …

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