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15 Short Story Collections Everyone Should Read

Great literature in small portions<p>Last December, a short story by Kristen Roupenian called 'Cat Person' went viral. It was a reminder of the power the form can wield, and a great advert for literature in an era dominated by other mediums.<p>Short stories, of course, have the added advantage of being …

Books

Tackling so many thoughts | Thought stopping | How to stop negative thoughts

<b>Contradictory inclinations of the mind</b><p><b>Questioner:</b> Many types of thoughts keep coming to the mind. The mind does not become <i>shunya</i> (zero, …

What Ghost Stories and Haunted Houses Tell Us About American History

The U.S. may be a relatively young country, but it has its fair share of ghost stories and haunted houses. And according to Colin Dickey, author of</i> …

Horror

These Are The Best Products For Super-Clear Skin

From our friends at the Zoe Report<p><i>Curated by Rachel Zoe and her team of editors and stylists, The Zoe Report is not only your stop for all things fashion and beauty but all-around lifestyle as well. Check out their site for everything from shopping tips to dating advice, to the latest in celebrity</i> …

Exorcism in Italy a job 'too scary' for young priests

<b>"That is a possessed woman there," says Fr Vincenzo Taraborelli as he points up to an 18th Century fresco in his Roman church. "They're holding her with her mouth open. She has little devils coming out of her body. She's being freed."</b><p>It is a scene the 79-year-old priest says he knows well. For the …

Hinduism

13 Haunting Books To Read This Fall, If You Dare

‘Tis the season for re-re-watching “Stranger Things” and contemplating the punniest possible couple’s costume, plug and socket notwithstanding. ‘Tis also the season for picking up scary books ― books that disturb, books that alarm, books that go bump in the night.<p>We’ve selected a few of our …

Books

25 Incredible New Beauty Products That Will Make You Say “Want”

Damn, there goes my money.

Inuit artist Annie Pootoogook’s body found in Ottawa river

She was the artist who put the contemporary in contemporary Inuit art, a catalyst for other Inuit artists, young and old, to deal with life as it was in Canada's North, an award-winning international standard-bearer. And now Annie Pootoogook is dead at 47.<p>Officials with the West Baffin Eskimo …

Inuit

11 Dermatologists Share Their Best Advice For Gorgeous Skin

1. Use any downtime to do a skin treatment.<p>"I keep extra beauty treatments in my car in a little bag. When I'm in bad traffic (at a red light of …

Skin Care

22 Bars With The Best Views Around The World

What's better than enjoying a cocktail while gazing at a dreamy vista?<p>Whatever your drink of choice, it tastes better when paired with a great view.

The Best Nail Polish Colors and Trends for Spring 2017

One of the most frustrating things about Fashion Week is that because it happens a season in advance, half the trends you see—and fall in love with—don't apply until spring rolls...

Christian Louboutin

5 Tips for Walking Spain's Camino de Santiago

There's a lot to be learned on a month-long medieval pilgrimage. Here, a few lessons gleaned from the dusty road.<p>Twenty-eight days of walking. More than 400 miles crossed. Four women and one goal—to complete the ancient pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela in Spain. You might know someone who's …

Hiking

What are French Girls Really Wearing?

Top trends I've noticed since arriving in France for my study abroad.<p>35<p>SHARES<p>It's true. That <i>je ne sais quoi</i> is real when it comes to <b>French fashion</b>. I …

The 30-Day Squat Challenge That Will Totally Transform Your Butt

We've put together the ultimate 30-day squat challenge, featuring 12 squats that tighten and tone. Master a different squat or increase your reps …

Workouts

10 OF AMERICA’S BEST HIKES LEADING TO GORGEOUS LAKES

By now you know hiking does wonders for your mind and body. Regardless of your motivation for getting outside—whether it’s to clear your head, catch …

This Is How Cool Girls Will Be Dressing for Fall

Independent clothing brand AYR has always been a go-to resource for the effortlessly stylish sect. Its year-round staples (yes, AYR stands for All …

This Indiana Farmhouse Has Every Beautiful Design Element You Want in a Home

Fruit trees, a wraparound porch, and shiplap aplenty? Yes, please!<p>When we think of our dream home, what comes to mind is something pretty close to this house in Zionsville, Indiana.<p>Situated on 18 acres, the pretty farmhouse combines the classic country elements with a hint of fresh, clean, and …

Farmhouses

How to easily find all the Netflix movies in a secret category like 'military dramas'

Netflix has a bunch of subgenres that make it easy to find movies and shows in specific niches like "monster movies" or "military dramas."<p>Each one is tagged with a code number (for example, "Epics" is category No. 52858).<p>And while some of these categories are accessible through Netflix's …

Streaming

The best games of 2016 so far: A Gameological catch-up guide

Nobody has the time to play all the great video games that hit the market. Between the increasingly even distribution of big-budget releases …

5 of the Best Horror Books to Make You Love Being Afraid

I loved horror as a kid. I read things that were age-appropriate (RIP, Lois Duncan) and not so much (Stephen King, John Saul, etc.). I loved feeling …

Horror

Bend, Oregon city guide: what to see and do, plus the best bars, restaurants and hotels

The change in the Oregon landscape was profound: US route 26 had taken me from the rain-soaked, lush green of the Pacific Northwest over Mount Hood and into the central part of the state. As I headed down that beautiful mountain on the three-hour drive from Portland to Bend, forests and foliage …

Eastern Oregon

The Most Beautiful Places in All 50 States

An American-made must-see list.<p>America is full of incredible sights, both natural and manmade, but not all sights are created equal. Dive into our list of the most beautiful places in all 50 states, and you might just find the perfect spot for your next adventure.

I Ditched 100 Beauty Products for These 10 Basic Items—and I've Never Looked Better

Here's what made the cut.<p>For most of my adult life I've been drowning in beauty products. Literally.<p>When I lived in Los Angeles, I had an amazing antique claw-foot bathtub set against the back wall of my bathroom. In between the tub and the wall, I balanced bath bombs, body washes, sea salts, sugar …

A man who got a free ride on a £16 million private jet shares his top tips for scoring cheap flights

Gilbert Ott knows flying better than most people.<p>A frequent flier and point collector based in the US, Ott runs the money-saving air-mile site God …

Los Angeles

The Island No One Wants You to Know About

There is something enticing about the idea of an island getaway. Though there are thousands of island destinations to choose from all over the world, there is one island that expert travelers do not want to share with you. Why? Because it is way too amazing to share! Sound intriguing? Well, lucky …

Asia Travel

I Tried Natural Deodorant For 6 Months, Here's What Happened

Nowadays, it's totally normal to incorporate green or eco-friendly products in almost all aspects of your daily life, from all natural beauty products to chemical-free household cleaners and everything in-between. Me? I'm a sucker for anything all-natural. But for me, one area that I've had trouble …

Time I

Best iPhone and iPad apps for project managers [Reviews]

Project management can get overwhelming quickly, especially if you’re juggling multiple initiatives and deadlines at once. From keeping your team on track to ensuring there is good communication and planning between you and your client, there are tons of project management apps available in the App …