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9 Mindful Ways to Remain Calm When Others Are Angry

<i>When someone upsets us, this is often because they aren’t behaving according to our fantasy of how they “should” behave. The frustration, then, stems</i> …

Psychology

Lullaby by Leïla Slimani – digested read

‘The children are dead and the nanny is in a coma. The police can’t explain it. And nor can I’<p>The baby is dead. The little girl soon will be too. There is screaming from upstairs. It is the mother who has come home early. A neighbour talks to the police. “It was the nanny who killed them,” she …

Books

The Adulterants by Joe Dunthorne review – growing pains of a big kid

A thirtysomething father-to-be struggles with the demands of adulthood in Dunthorne’s witty, economical third novel<p>In his third novel, <i>The Adulterants</i>, Joe Dunthorne captures the anxieties that come with being a British man in his 30s with the same accuracy, easy wit and telling detail he brought to …

Alarm Clock Anxiety Is a Thing That May Be Ruining Your Life

Your alarm is set, your serums are on, and it's time to sleep. You're a busy person with a busy day ahead. But no matter how hard you try to sleep peacefully — and trust your alarm will do its goddamn job — you're tossing, turning, and checking the time throughout the night. We'd like to call this …

29 Strange Products People Are Buying On Amazon That Are Pure Genius

People are always telling me I have an affinity for the bizarre, and I like to think that translates over to the kinds of things I love to buy …

88 very British phrases that will confuse anybody who didn't grow up in the UK

Every language has a few phrases that don't always translate well -- and the British English has some absolute corkers.<p>The team at the Business …

Uta no Prince-sama Anime Film Reveals Title, Visual, 2019 Debut

New singles also revealed for ST☆RISH, QUARTET NIGHT, HE★VENS groups<p>Broccoli opened a website on Sunday to reveal the title and 2019 debut date for …

The Simple Way You Can Lose One Inch of Belly Fat in Just 7 Minutes

To nail down the secret to a six-pack, researchers assigned 29 adults (who did not exercise regularly) to two groups. Half of the subjects completed …

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 …

Agatha Christie Christmas Gift Ideas

<b>Have you got a huge Agatha Christie fan in your life, or are you a big fan yourself and stuck on Christmas present ideas? Then get inspired by our</b> …

13 Unexpectedly Creepy Books That Will Keep You Up All Night Long

When you sit down with the book <i>It</i> or <i>The Shining</i> or <i>The Haunting of Hill House,</i> you more or less know what you're getting yourself into. You understand …

Amazon Says These Are the 100 Books Everyone Should Read

Hidden away in the books department on Amazon.com, shoppers can find a list of 100 great reads everyone should read in their lifetime, recommended by …

The Greatest Writing Tips the World has Ever Seen

<i>Originally by John Hatcher</i><p><i>"The best tip I ever heard was "Go to law school." I think this had as much to do with this person's assessment of my</i> …

Writing

The Simple Way You Can Lose One Inch of Belly Fat in Just 7 Minutes

Uh oh—all those years of pizza, beer, and candy bars have finally gone straight to your waistline. But tightening up your tummy will require hours of …

Bipolar vs. Borderline Personality Disorder: The Differences Between The Two And How To Avoid Misdiagnosis

While bipolar and borderline personality disorder have similar symptoms — such as extreme mood swings — that can oft confuse the two, they’re …