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Millennials Are Screwed - The Huffington Post

Credits<p>Story - Michael Hobbes<p>Michael is a contributing writer for Highline.<p>Typography - Jason Wong<p>Jason is an art director and graphic designer based in suburban New Jersey.<br>He is also a part of the lettering sketch blog Friends of Type.<p>Spiritual Guide - Becky<p>Becky is an 8-bit creation living in …

Sun-Protective Clothing Is Worth It (And It’s Not All Ugly)

A skin cancer scare made me get acquainted with all the surprisingly cute brands on offer.<p>At the height of summer, I’m always shocked by the sight of Americans searing their shoulders and backs purple on the beach. In Delaware recently, I couldn’t have been more alarmed if they were out sautéing …

Katie Kitamura’s War on Affect

“A Separation” is all about the mind of its narrator—observant, taut, and incredibly cold.<p>The narrator of Katie Kitamura’s third novel, “A Separation” (Riverhead), is a literary translator, a job that appeals to her because of its “potential for passivity.” She could just as well have been a …

10 Works of Architecture in Harmony with Nature – Page 11

Considering the beauty of nature in an urban environment.<p><b>The Tea House</b><p>From Architizer:<p>The Tea House, located in the backyard of Archi-Union’s …

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How to bring the excitement back into a long-term relationship

To the casual observer, it looks like wellness star Sophie Jaffe and her husband, Adi, have the kind of love that perfume ads are made of. And, well, …

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Expansion – Underwater Photography by Mallory Morrison

Dreamlike underwater photography of the series “Expansion” by Mallory Morrison.You may remember our article from 2016 about Mallory Morrison’s …

How to ride the last remaining sleeper trains

Is there a rail traveller alive who doesn’t love the romance of a night train? The very idea of gliding out of one great European city in the warm glow of an evening to wake up in the cool morning light of another is, even in the prosaic surroundings of modern standard sleeper berths, simply …

This Is How Creative Leaders Decorate Their Offices for Success

It’s no secret that successful people need a system for setting goals. Successful creatives, however, choose to do things with artistic flair. Enter …

10 Steps to Creating the Life You Actually Want

Too many people are living in circumstances that they are not happy with. They do not know that they can actually have the life they want. Some have …

A System for Easily Publishing Consistently Great Content - A Pamela Wilson Series

<i>This five-part series is a guest contribution from Pamela Wilson of Big Brand System.</i><p>Content marketing works — you know that. It’s one big reason you …

The Best Korean Beauty Products According to W Editors

Is it just a beauty fad or do Korean beauty products really answer all of our skin saving prayers? In a makeup obsessed culture, these beauty products take focus away from concealers and powders by bringing it back to the root: the skin. By minimizing pores and maximizing radiance, it's now …

How to Live with Purpose if You Don’t Have a Clue

How I stay focused every day<p>“The mystery of human existence lies not in just staying alive, but in finding something to live for.” — Fyodor …

Sleep Problem: My Brain Won't Shut Off

Some people get "conditioned" to worry, ruminate, plan, think and engage their brains during the night. This association is not intentionally formed. It's the result of accidental learning. This is amplified if you try to avoid worries during the day by keeping yourself busy and distracted.<p>When …

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8 Damn Good Beauty Products You'll Wish You Knew About Sooner

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City Streets Vibrate in These Oil Paintings

Jeremy Mann hates most things digital, but his works look just like digital art.<p>Late one night, in the days when he was a "drunken depressed art student," Jeremy Mann came back to his studio and started picking up every random object he could find, trying to paint with each. This went on into the …

5 Tips for Powerful Writing

If you want to write more powerfully-- whether it's the next great novel or memoir, or simply emails to friends, family and colleagues, journal entries, speeches or presentations for work, or even your holiday card letter, here are some words that might help, inspired by Girl Friday Productions-- …

5 exercises to improve your storytelling skills

<i>This article was previously published on PR Daily in April 2016.</i> <br>Football players practice ballet. Pianists repeat small sections of music until it's …

Making the Toughest Decision of Your Life

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’ve ever woken up one day and realized that you’ve been on the wrong path and there’s no way to turn back the hands of time, then you’ve experienced one of life’s worst feelings: regret mixed with hopelessness, since there’s simply …

The Key to More Flavorful Chocolate Chip Cookies

Nothing warms the heart and home quite like a batch of freshly baked chocolate chip cookies. And while everyone has their tried-and-true recipe for …

14 of the biggest misconceptions 20-somethings have about success

In fact, the goals you set for yourself when you were 20 are likely to be completely different from the ones you are hoping to achieve at age 30. And you very well could find the path you expected to lead you to success is nothing like the one you've taken.<p>Here are 14 misconceptions people in their …

5 Ways to Go From Hobby Writer to Pro

If you've been writing for any amount of time, at some point a question is going to come up for you: do I want to go pro?<p>It's an important question to ask, and, most especially, to answer. Because as you go deeper into a hobby, you'll start to think about the money you've spent and wonder if it's …

The 20 photographs of the week

Photography,Barack Obama,US news,Sport,Culture,Israel,Greece,Migration and development,Art and design,Palestinian territories,Syria,News photography,Global development,Environment<p>The continuing refugee crisis in Europe, the ongoing violence in Syria, the Nuit debout protest movement – the best …

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Incredible photos of Ethiopia's vanishing tribes

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9 TED talks that can help you become insanely productive

Reaching optimal productivity is about working smarter, not harder, and making the most of each day.<p>The following TED talks offer valuable lessons in doing just that.

Emmanuel Lubezki: 'Digital gave me something I could never have done on film'

On February 28 Emmanuel Lubezki won his third consecutive Oscar for Best Cinematography for <i>The Revenant</i>, starring Leonardo DiCaprio. That’s an …

How to Break the Pattern of Dwelling on Past Mistakes

Jennifer Bright Reich was in the fifth grade when she attended an open house at her elementary school with her parents and her little sister. …

Mastering the Art of "Just Start"

For most of us, there is nothing more daunting than coming face-to-face with a blank page. Sure, a <i>tabula rasa</i> means you can take a project in any …

19 Books That Are Brutally Honest About Mental Health

Memoirs, YA, essays and more.

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The Secret to Happiness? Spend Money on Experiences, Not Things

We like buying things, at least we think we do. It’s bred into us. Life in the 21st century is a fast paced, consumer oriented experience where media surrounds us at all times enforcing the idea that happiness is a matter of buying the perfect house, driving the best car, wearing the trendiest …

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