Carly Newberg

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Songs That Heal: Preserving A Thousand-Year-Old Tradition

Only six people in the world know how to do what Sergio Pacheco is about to do.<p>A middle-aged man who rarely smiles, Pacheco stands in the middle of a crowd on the National Mall, wearing a feathered headdress, beaded necklace and wrinkled dress that's been hand painted with a large, maroon bird on …

Here’s Why You May Be Aging Faster Than Your Friends

We all have friends who were born in the same year but look years younger (or older) than we do. Now researchers say that such perceptions aren’t …

Iranian 'Tinder' Seeks to Encourage Marriage But Not Dating

Iran has launched its first official matchmaking website to try to encourage more young people to marry.<p>Nearly half of all Iranians from 18 to 35 are …

Four Ways To Fail as a Writer (And One Way to Succeed)

by Pamela HodgesThis is where I admit I am a fool and I tell you that I wrote my story at midnight the night before my column on The Write Practice …

Creative Writing

5 Rituals and Routines That Changed My Writing Life

Writing

Your Low-Fat Diet Could Be Making You Fat

<b>I've got some bad news. You've been duped.</b><p>In fact, for the better part of the last century we've all been lied to about what it means to eat a healthy diet.<p><b>Here's the story:</b><p>In the 1960s and '70s eight U.S. Senators had heart attacks and died while in office.<p>Seeing his colleagues drop dead around …

Nutrition

World Chocolate Day: 10 weird chocolate facts

Did you know that a chocolate river once existed? Ten weird and wonderful facts about cocoa bean products in honour of World Chocolate Day<p>1. A chocolate river exists<p>Well it did, back in 1971. The famous chocolate river Augustus Gloop almost drowned in in the original <b>Willy Wonka & the Chocolate</b> …

Stylish Tips to Avoid Freezing from the Office AC

It’s summertime, so naturally your office decides to blast the air conditioner so high that it feels like the Ice Age. Rather than resigning yourself to the cold and just shivering at your super organized desk, try putting on a few light layers that will help acclimate you to the confusing climate. …

Elizabeth Bishop poetry speaks to modern women, old times

When Elizabeth Bishop mentioned her hometown in one of her poems, there was no celebration. In the unambiguously dreary “In the Waiting Room,” she …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Sales<p>Sweater season is coming.<p>18 Photos1 day agoView More<p>Drinking<p>Say goodbye to the stuffy speakeasy.<p>By The Editors of GQ2 days agoView …