Carl Dunn

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Albert Camus on the Will to Live and the Most Important Question of Existence

“The body’s judgment is as good as the mind’s, and the body shrinks from annihilation. We get into the habit of living before acquiring the habit of thinking.”<p><i>“If the universe is meaningless, so is the statement that it is so… The meaning and purpose of dancing is the dance,”</i> Alan Watts wrote in …

22 Daily Routines These Successful Executives Say Help Them Succeed

Anyone can mimic this kind of discipline to get ahead in business and life.<p>Achieving success in business in life typically isn't a lucky accident. It involves hard work, perseverance as well as a supportive and loving network of friends and family. But another ingredient often goes into the mix: A …

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Amateur golfer, 59, shoots a 57 including three holes-in-one

<b>"My years in the military have left me a little hard of hearing, so when one of the guys said they heard a clank, I thought, OK, I don't believe that."</b><p>But his friend was not mistaken.<p>The 'clank' was a hole-in-one.<p>When 59-year-old American amateur golfer Patrick Wills struck his tee shot at the …

Content Marketing Conversations: Millennial Marketer Brian Fanzo of iSocialFanz

<i>Marketer and solopreneur Brian Fanzo calls himself a “change evangelist,” a term that characterizes his passion for encouraging people to do new things—especially with social media. Fanzo uses platforms like Twitter, Snapchat and Flipboard to “connect great people with great people to do great</i> …

6 Steps To Turn Mindless Activities Into Mindful Ones

Coloring books for adults currently top a number of bestseller lists. And they have become a staple in bookstores, grocery stores and drugstores. But, let’s be clear, coloring in a book doesn’t automatically mean that you’re being mindful. Mindfulness isn’t about what you are doing; it’s about how …

Give the Gift of Your Presence With Mindfulness Meditation

"If you love someone, the greatest gift you can give them is your presence." -- Thich Nhat Hanh<p>The holidays are coming, and many of us are working frantically to make all the necessary preparations. We're working on decorations, accommodations for guests, and finding the ideal gifts for loved ones. …

The Top 10 Drone Photos Ever Shared on 500px

Drone photography is picking up steam as the little recreational multi-rotor copters become more and more affordable and easier to use.<p>It’s safe to …

Paris Review - Mary McCarthy, The Art of Fiction No. 27

Interviewed by Elisabeth Sifton<p>Issue 27, Winter-Spring 1962<p>Drawing by Hans Beck, 1962.<p>The interview took place in the living room of the apartment in Paris where Miss McCarthy was staying during the winter of 1961. It was a sunny, pleasant room, not too large, with long windows facing south toward …

Paris Review - Don DeLillo, The Art of Fiction No. 135

Interviewed by Adam Begley<p>Issue 128, Fall 1993<p>Don DeLillo, ca. 2011. Photograph by Thousandrobots<p>A man who’s been called “the chief shaman of the paranoid school of American fiction” can be expected to act a little nervous.<p>I met Don DeLillo for the first time in an Irish restaurant in Manhattan, …

20 Places Every American Should See Before They Die

From sea to shining sea.<p>Looking for an epic summer road trip idea? Whether you crave culture and history, spectacular natural landscapes, or serious adventure, look to these national parks and small towns.

17 TV Shows That Will Spark Your Creativity

Getting started on a new creative project can be a great way to give the right side of your brain a workout. While there are a million and one ways to spark your creativity, did you know that watching TV can also be a great way to get those ideas flowing? Yup, you read that right. TV is creative …

Father's Day: 20 uplifting quotes

Taylor Swift criticises 'shocking, disappointing' Apple Music

Star says plans to not pay royalties during free streaming trial are ‘completely unlike this historically progressive and generous company’<p><i>Update: Apple has announced a change in policy, and will now be paying royalties during its three-month free trial. The original story follows below.</i><p>Taylor …

Mary Meeker's 2015 Internet Trends (Slides)

In the 20 years since the Netscape IPO, 39 percent of the world's population came online, up from .06 percent.<p>Two decades after 1995, the year of the Netscape IPO, the Internet population has exploded in size, it’s much more mobile, and it’s increasingly driven by user-created content and flexible …

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How To Stop Worrying

Ever feel like you can’t turn your brain off? Worried about how to stop worrying? We all deal with this when life gets challenging.There is a way to …

48 Of The Most Beautiful Lines Of Poetry

"I have measured out my life with coffee spoons."<p>2. From "One Art" by Elizabeth Bishop:<p>"It's evident<p>the art of losing's not too hard to master,<p>though it may look like (Write it!) like disaster."<p>Suggested by Nekesa M., via Facebook<p>3. From "Leaves of Grass" by Walt Whitman:<p>"I bequeath myself to the …

Lessons of the world’s most unique supercentenarians

There are a handful of people left on Earth who have been alive in three separate centuries, says Rachel Nuwer. What can they – and those of a similarly extreme age – teach us?<p>Reaching a hundredth birthday is always cause for celebration, but these days there are so many centenarians around that …

Free Climbing El Capitan: In Pictures

Two balanced funds with surprisingly low fees

Suppose you have a sum of money to invest. It could be $50,000 – cash you've built up in your tax-free savings account, for example. Or it could be many times that, proceeds from the sale of your house, perhaps, that you want to invest long term.<p>You may not have the millions it takes to hire a …

3 Simple Things That Will Make You 10% Happier

Ever been really stressed? So stressed you nearly freak out?<p>This happened to Dan Harris… <i>in front of 5 million people</i>.<p><b>On June 7th, 2004, Dan was a</b> …

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Measure Backward, Not Forward

<i>James Clear writes about using behavioral science to master your habits and improve your health. His free guide, Transform Your Habits, has been downloaded more than 80,000 times. This post originally appeared on his blog.</i><p>We often measure our progress by looking forward. We set goals. We plan …