Colin Cornew

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Look inside this spectacular £3 million dream home in St Mawes - Cornwall Live

There are few places in Cornwall that showcase the level of luxury found at the dream homes in St Mawes.<p>Among the latest of such properties to land …

Dining Rooms

6 Magical Christmas Breaks You’re Going To Want To Book Now

• Grazia<br>• Life<br>• Travel<p>by Jazmin Kopotsha | 07 10 2017<p>The countdown to the festive getaway of your dreams is on<p>As the slow-burning reality of winter starts …

Newport Beach

10 buildings with windows that steal the limelight

Hidden openings, oversized portholes and apertures shaped like houses feature in this week's roundup of popular images from Pinterest, which …

Got One Weekend in Italy? Spend 48 Hours in Milan and Lake Como

It’s famous for being one of the biggest fashion and design capitals in the world, but Milan has much more to offer than just shopping and stylish people. Cultural highlights like historic museums, ancient buildings, and art galleries, as well as an extensive and remarkable food scene, are more …

Italy

NaNoWriMo: Or how to first draft…

With November less than a month away, and in the mildly self-aggrandizing of attempting to offer some advice to budding writers… This is the story of …

Writing

7132 Hotel

Situated in the Swiss village of Vals, 7132 Hotel and their thermal baths are both an architectural and a natural wonder. Designed by Peter Zumthor, …

The Inside Story on Narrative Games

Two innovative recent board games—Pandemic Legacy and T.I.M.E. Stories—make narrative a central feature of their designs<p>We play games for many reasons: the thrill of victory, the excitement of competition, the experience of being “in the zone” that comes from complete immersion in a mental …

Pandemic

The risk of games that seek to create empathy

“Game mechanics communicate a message,” said Colleen Macklin, a designer who runs the PETLab at Parsons School of Design in New York City, at GDC in …

The Unearthing Mars Trailer For PlayStation VR Is Literally Out Of This World

Winking WindThunder Studio unveiled a new trailer for upcoming PlayStation VR experience called Unearthing Mars. The project is about a human …

PlayStation VR

Tips to Becoming a Better Writer — from a Terrible Writer

I was a certified bad writer. I even had documentation to prove it.<p>Literally, legal documentation was ordered to confirm how terrible my skills were, …

3tags.org

Cyberpunk Illustrations of a Dystopian Future

The brightly colored art books of Josan Gonzalez cast a shadow over the dark times ahead.<p>"The future is now," might be a true statement: we live in a present that's in constant flux—maybe it even means we've entered the future as a state of mind, if not the literal definition of a fixed point in …

Photos of an Abandoned Disney World Being Reclaimed by Nature

In 1976, Walt Disney World opened River Country, its first water park. In 2001, the park closed its doors. Since then, it has been left to …

Top 5 Single Player Games Currently on the PlayStation 4

Wacom has super-sized its Intuos Comic tablet

With the successful launch of Wacom's new Intuos range (including the Intuos Draw, Intuos Comic, Intuos Photo and Intuos Art), the world's favourite …

J.K. Rowling's Cultural Appropriation Should Be A Lesson To White Writers

J.K. Rowling, author of the absurdly-popular <i>Harry Potter</i> series (of which I'm a massive fan), recently waded into controversy with her four-part "Magic in North America" series, which outlines the <i>Potterverse's</i> American history. Even before it went live, she was being criticized for her apparently …

[Design Freebies] Infographic Elements, Newsletter Template & Flat Line Tool Icons

Presentation is a crucial asset of creative designers. Effective use of design elements can easily help bridge connection between the user and the …

Graphic Design

This wood filled holiday house, on an island in Washington State, is at home among the trees

Heliotrope Architects were asked by their clients to design a home for themselves and their children, on one of the San Juan Islands in Washington …

A Writer’s Room: Yann Martel

<i>The Man Booker Prize winner on his backyard studio in Saskatoon, Canada, where he wrote his just-published novel, ‘The High Mountains of Portugal.’</i><p>There’s not much to my studio. I had it built by a local contractor in my backyard to escape my house, which my four young children — ages 6, 4, 2 and …

A terrifying dystopian novel about class warfare in a 1970s high rise is now a film

StudioCanal UK/Youtube<p>One of the most disturbing books I've read in recent memory is now a film.<p>High Rise, JG Ballard's 1975 classic novel, features …

Skyscrapers

Are You a Writer or a Storyteller?

by Kellie McGannI’ve considered myself a writer for years, but a storyteller? I thought that just came with the territory. It wasn’t until I listened …

Writing

Our Reliance on Technology Makes the Backcountry More Dangerous

In July 2013, 66-year-old Geraldine Largay was hiking in western Maine, nearing the end of a three-month, northbound solo journey on the Appalachian Trail. She’d logged more than 950 miles and traveled through ten states, sending regular texts to her husband, George, who was pacing her by car and …

Hiking

Immortal Epic Fantasy: An Interview with Brian Staveley

Epic fantasist Brian Staveley thundered onto the scene in 2013 with his debut, <i>The Emperor's Blades</i>, first in the Chronicle of the Unhewn Throne: a tale of trained elite assassins, political intrigue, and treacherous magic. Just a few years later Staveley is an acknowledged major force in epic …

Books

This Tumblr Artist Just Nailed What It's Like To Be An Introvert

"Can I leave yet?"<p>Enjoy alone time? Dread small talk? Artist Grant Snider of Incidental Comics feels you, introverts.<p>Snider -- a self-proclaimed introvert -- says he has to be outgoing in his day job as an orthodontist. That's why he chooses to balance out his day with quieter pursuits like writing …

Personality

Writing Characters That FASCINATE – The Ultimate PDF Guide

Writing Characters that – crucially – fascinate… riting great, multi-dimensional characters is one of the hardest – and most important – facets to …

Creative Writing

Jobs That Don’t Exist Yet: How to Prepare for the Future of Work

It’s easy to fear the unknown, and planning for it is near impossible. Nevertheless, with technology advancing at breakneck speeds, planning for and …

Social Media Marketing

5 best new illustration tools for March

If you work in illustration – or other areas of graphic design and art – you're probably too busy with a logo design or your latest mood board to …

Graphic Design