Amanda Bushman

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Everyone loves this guy’s creative way of helping his girlfriend’s depression

Dating someone with mental health issues can be difficult.<p>Unless you’ve been through depression and anxiety yourself, it’s hard to know exactly what …

8 things to do before bed to have a better day tomorrow

The mega-successful wake up at dawn every day, conquering the world many times over, while everyone else is still fumbling around in the kitchen for a coffee filter.<p>I've developed some great morning routines too, but what about the other times of day? Don't they play equally important roles as well?<p>…

Here's What This Self-Made Millionaire Does Every Day (and Says You Should, Too)

The right daily habits can mean the difference between success and mediocrity.<p>The people who achieve the most in life don't get to the top by handling themselves like everyone else. One thing they typically have in common: Consistently doing the right things, every single day. Like what? Take some …

Self-improvement

The 5 Most Important Words for Succeeding in Fitness

“Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by humanity.” - Rudyard Kipling<p><b>For years I had the word confidence taped to my bathroom mirror.</b> …

I polled 1,500 people about their best relationship advice — and everyone said the same thing

I think most newlyweds do this — ask for advice, I mean, not s--- the same bed — especially after a few cocktails from the open bar they just paid way too much money for.<p>But, of course, not being satisfied with just a few wise words, I had to take it a step further.<p>See, I have access to hundreds of …

11 Secrets To Staying Productive And In Control

TalentSmart has given emotional intelligence tests to more than a million people and found that the upper echelons of top performance are filled with people who are high in emotional intelligence (90% of top performers, to be exact). The hallmark of emotional intelligence is self-control--a skill …

I read 15 books this year on happiness, productivity, and success — here are the most meaningful insights I've taken away

The bad thing is that one time a stack of said books collapsed on my desk neighbor.<p>Without a doubt, the books that moved me most this year focused on psychology and behavioral science — and as 2016 draws to a close, I'm reflecting on everything I learned.<p>Below, I've rounded up the most meaningful …

Easy Ways to Motivate Yourself to Work When You're Really Not Feeling It

We all have those days where we’re really not feeling it but we have to get some work done anyway. Whether that’s today or every day, this graphic …

Productivity

4 Ways to Eliminate Negative Emotions

For most people, negative emotions feel like a scary monster under the bed. You try to ignore the monster by hiding your face under the covers, but …

Self-help

Prufrock: The Gay Invention, the Odd Appeal of Shirley Jackson, and More

<b>Reviews and News:</b><p>The odd appeal of Shirley Jackson: "Shirley Jackson was a middling writer of the 1950s—and the fact that she was so damn good at …

Charles Haley opens up on bipolar disorder, endorses Dak Prescott

Hall of Fame linebacker Charles Haley cultivated a reputation as one of his era's most combustible players, but since being diagnosed with bipolar …

NFL

A close reading of 'The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock'

• Article by: Seamus Perry<br>• Themes: Literature 1900–1950, Capturing and creating the modern<br>• Published: 25 May 2016<p>The speaker of 'The Love Song of J. …

Literature

An Artist Just Watched and Drew a Movie Every Day for 365 Days

Exactly a year ago today, artist Greg O’Regan began an ambitious journey: For each of the next 365 days, he would watch a movie, and then sketch a …

Beauty and the Beast

10 Famous Surrealist Artists You Must Know

Andre Breton - The Founder of Surrealism<p>An original member of the Dada group, <b>André Breton</b> founded and led the <b>Surrealist movement</b> in 1924. Introducing …

A Gene That Could Help Explain Why Lithium Stabilizes Mood

It's always been a mystery why the drug works to treat bipolar disorder, but a new study sheds light on a possible mechanism.<p>Like Viagra and penicillin, the modern-day use of lithium—a common treatment for bipolar disorder—came about by accident. The story goes that in 1949, John Cade, the …

Peek Inside the World’s Most Strange and Morbid Collections

Vintage ouija boards? Check. A taxidermied two-headed cow? Check.<p>For Daniel Erenberg, it’s gas masks. For John Kozik, it’s old Ouija boards. These …

150-Year-Old Woodblock Prints Keep Japanese History Alive in New York

Yoshitoshi's "ukiyo-e" prints bridge Eastern and Western, ancient and modern cultures.<p>When American warships appeared off the coast of Japan in 1853, it marked the country’s forced entry into a changing, increasingly global world. It was also the year that a young printmaker named Tsukioka …

David Hockney and Martin Gayford on how pictures literally emerged from the shadows

In this edited extract from their new book, the celebrated painter and art critic discuss the evolution of pictures from the cave to the computer screen<p>David Hockney: It is a kind of joke, but I really mean it when I say Caravaggio invented Hollywood lighting. It is an invention, in that he quickly …

Ancient History

How the NFL Cheats: Spy Games

<i>Whether you call it breaking the rules, bending the rules or just getting creative with the rules, cheating has always been a part of the NFL and always will be. This is Part 4 in a Bleacher Report series on how NFL players and teams seek out some advantage, any advantage, over their competition.</i> …

The Most Risqué Sculptures You've Ever Seen

Two female artists are bringing feminist content to clay.<p>Instead of playing the role of gracious hostess at a dinner party, Chris Antemann's women give their guests side-eye and prance around set tabletops. Rather than celebrate motherhood with unbridled enthusiasm, they express profound …

Katy Wiedemann's Hybrid Anatomies

Using traditional illustration techniques, Wiedemann's work blends a unique expression of realism with a precise understanding of scientific anatomy, …

Adam Miller: A Painter of Contemporary Epics

My quest to find them was perhaps the quickest treasure hunt of all time. Upon inquiry, I was directed a mere two blocks from the L train, to a …

Channel Childhoods Gone By With This Digital Archive of Victorian Children’s Books

Once upon a time, children didn’t have a literature of their own. Terms like “middle grade” and “picture book” were unheard of, and the majority of …

10 Ways to Perk Up Your Relationship

If you've ever gotten relationship advice, you've probably heard plenty of don'ts. Don't nag. Don't stonewall. Don't blame. Don't leave the toilet …

Happiness

The Novelist Disguised As a Housewife

In June 1948, Shirley Jackson’s story “The Lottery” — a dark fable about a ritual stoning conducted in an apparently ordinary village — roiled the …