Agnieszka Jaworska

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Aloe Bud is the adorable self-care app you’ve been waiting for

The buzz or chime of a push notification on your phone is, at best, a distraction, and at worst, a source of stress and anxiety. A new app called Aloe Bud wants to make those push notifications into something more welcome: gentle reminders to take care of yourself and your own needs. With its …

Apps

34 Writing Contests in May 2018 — No entry fees

There are nearly three dozen free writing contests in May, some with substantial prizes.As always, these contests cover every genre, form and style, …

Creative Writing

A platform that allows you to write short stories for money, like an Airbnb for writers.

Everyday, for each and every one of us, there are new events that could be another narrative. We tell them in different ways that serve a purpose, …

10 forbidden places that no one is allowed to visit

This inexpensive cross-country train route is *begging* to be your summer road trip

Sure, summer still feels about as far away as the next total solar eclipse, but it’s definitely not too soon to start planning a dreamy road trip. …

These 30 Films Have The Guillermo del Toro Seal Of Approval

Picking up a whopping thirteen Oscar nominations and two Baftas for his latest movie <i>The Shape of Water</i>, <b>Guillermo del Toro</b> is a definitely a man to be …

10 of the best insider's tips to Amsterdam

With tickets for Eurostar’s direct service to Amsterdam on sale from 20 February, we pick some of the city’s best restaurants, parks and cultural attractions away from the tourist centre<p>Amsterdam’s reputation for stag dos, spliff and sex tourism belies the rich pickings beyond Dam Square. Described …

European Travel

Videos: 10 Best Anime TV Series Of All Time

This is a new video from WhatCulture that lists the 10 best anime TV series of all time. While anime is mostly though of as a children's genre in the …

Anime

The 10 Most Perfect Movies Ever Made

To be perfect is to be without a flaw. It’s an old truism that nobody’s perfect (per “Some Like It Hot,” a pretty perfect film itself, though not one …

Great Depression

Terry Gilliam reveals how he created his Monty Python animations

I am a great admirer of Terry Gilliam's cut-out animations in Monty Python's Flying Circus.<p>They were an inspiration when I animated this blockchain …

Terry Gilliam

Short Play: all the video games you can start and finish in a weekend

Contributors:<p>Share Tweet<p><b>Share</b> Short Play: all the video games you can start and finish in a weekend<p>share tweet Linkedin Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email<p>In our biweekly column, Short Play, we suggest video games that can be started and finished in a weekend. Because we know it can be difficult to find …

Michael Moore

Neuroscience Says Listening to This Song for 15 Seconds Will Instantly Make You More Creative | Inc.com

Innovation matters. Creativity matters. Finding new solutions to old problems is what businesses -- and careers -- are often built on.<p>Sound therapy is a popular way to relax and reduce stress. But now you can use the power of music to be more creative.<p>Researchers at Radboud University split …

Creativity

The 11 Best Netflix Shows to Watch When You’re Stoned

Smoking a big doink and wondering what series to start on Netflix? From dramas to cooking competitions to a show about penguin fights​, we have some great options for you.<p>I don’t know if you knew this, but 2 Chainz has a song called “Netflix.” It’s from his 2013 album “B.O.A.T.S. II #MeTime,” and …

TV

The 13 cheapest holiday destinations in the world for couples

The Post Office Holiday Money Report has revealed the cheapest holiday hotspots in the world in 2018 that make for the perfect holiday for a couple or two friends.<p>To produce the ranking, the company looked at the cost of the following items in 42 destinations around the world: a three-course meal …

Cape Town

Potassium Broth Is the Key to Slimming Belly Bloat and Boosting Metabolism

Chances are, if you've ever heard of potassium broth, you've wondered about its health benefits. Though the detox solution on everyone’s lips in …

Cheating and manipulation: Confessions of a gaslighter

<b>Greg, a Canadian lawyer, is 28 but he's already had 11 serious relationships. He says each of those relationships ended with infidelity, on his part, and severe self-doubt on the part of the women. He is a self-confessed "gaslighter".</b><p>"Looking back it's clear that I was gaslighting the women and …

Behavior

11 Books to Read Before They Become Movies and TV Shows in 2018

Let’s take a quick poll. Does your list of New Year’s resolutions include reading more? If so, we have suggestions that will both get more books in …

Books

Best-Ever Macaroni and Cheese Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°F. Prepare pasta according to package directions for al dente.<p>Step 2<p>Melt butter in a large saucepan over …

25 Dinner Ideas For People Who Are Trying To Eat Less Meat

Put these in your dinner rotation.

This Online 30-Day Sex Challenge Has Gone Viral ... But Would You Be Able To Handle It?

Just reading the rules is exhausting.<p>An online sex challenge to have sex every day for 30 days is gaining steam, but to many, it also sounds …

Bravo TV

Want to Build Your Ideal Future in 2018? Read These Books

Whether you are currently living your life on purpose, know what you want in life or you are still discovering your life’s work, this list will help …

Slow-cooked leek pappardelle with crispy white beans and lemon

There is no food I can evangelise about more than pasta. The toothsome chew, a silky sauce that hugs each piece … It cooks in little more than 10 minutes, it’s an unrivalled vehicle for flavour and it sates the appetite whatever the season (but most excellently as the months grow colder).<p>As a young …

Cooking

Send scam emails to this chatbot and it’ll waste their time for you

Chatbots. They’re usually a waste of your time, so why not have them waste someone else’s instead? Better yet: why not have them waste an <i>email scammer’s</i> time.<p>That’s the premise behind Re:scam, an email chatbot operated by New Zealand cybersecurity firm Netsafe. Next time you get a dodgy email in …

Artificial Intelligence

14 Psychological Tricks Everyone Should Know

The internet is awash with amateur psychology and body language tips, from ludicrous, life-affirming self-help mumbo jumbo to beginner-level …

20 Protein-Packed Meals That Don't Contain a Single Piece of Meat

"But how do you get enough protein?" is easily the most common (and often annoying) question posed to vegans and vegetarians, especially those who are highly active. But new converts need not be alarmed — as it turns out, there are tons of protein-packed options available to meatless athletes, from …

Cooking

21 Of The Best True Crime Documentaries On Netflix Right Now

From serial killers to the mafia, these true crime documentaries on Netflix will creep you out and keep you hooked.The post 21 Of The Best True Crime …

Crime

The 1 Book That Most Impacted Malcolm Gladwell's Worldview | Inc.com

Every once in a while, you come across one of those books. You know the one: It challenges you; it delights you; it has you consider something vital in a deeper way. You find yourself recommending it to people, gifting it to people, telling strangers on the subway about it.<p>For Malcolm Gladwell, …

Self-improvement

Why a Classic Portuguese Novel Should Be on Your To-Read List

We’re starting a new feature at OZY Books: the building of a global bookshelf. Every other month, our book section editor will pick a selection we …

10 Books to Read Before They're Movies

There’s an ongoing debate concerning whether it’s best to read the book before you see the movie. On the one hand, spoilers are almost unavoidable if …

Five ways to cope with PTSD

Post-traumatic stress disorder is caused by witnessing or being part of a frightening or shocking event, and it can affect day-to-day life and …