Julie Elise

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The most unsayable truth: museums are not the NHS – they should charge us

Britain prides itself on its free museums, but they’re too idealistic – and besides, they hark back to the days when art was deemed second-rate culture<p>It may be time for museums in Britain to begin charging for entry. I do not say this lightly. The British – and it is distinctively British, with …

8 Ways to Bounce Back After a Disappointment

<b>“It’s not how far you fall, but how high you bounce that counts.” — Zig Ziglar</b><p>Failure and disappointment are inevitable parts of life, yet difficult …

Motivation

The myth of mental illness and violence

Surveys reveal that the public associates mental illness with violent crime – Claudia Hammond says the evidence suggests otherwise.<p>On 24 March 2015, Germanwings Flight 9525 crashed into the French Alps, killing all 144 passengers on board and six crew members. In the days that followed, …

Integrating Mindfulness Into Education

<i>We welcome today's guest blogger, Matthew Brensilver a leading expert on Mindfulness.</i><p><b>Why Mindfulness?</b><br>Fifteen years ago, the word 'mindfulness' was …

Mindfulness

Review: Inside Out is a work of simple genius

Pixar's films, at their best, are wonderful not just for their inventiveness, or humour, or animation, but for how they make you think. Toys coming …

How Meditation Can Help Us Heal from Pain and Loss

<b>“In the midst of conscious suffering, there is already the transmutation. The fire of suffering becomes the light of consciousness.” ~Eckhart Tolle</b><p>I …

Meditation

How the world’s greatest artists broke through their creative block

In 1951, Jackson Pollock was at his peak. A landmark 1949 article in Life <i></i>magazine had asked whether he was “the greatest living painter in the United States”—yet he was struggling with his fame and sank into alcoholism and depression. The resulting paintings from that period, the “Black Pourings,” …

Jackson Pollock

Disconnecting From The Matrix And Reconnecting With Consciousness

By In5D on July 23, 2015 in Spiritual Awakening<p>by Julian Websdale, WakingTimes,<p>We do not need solutions to the ills of the world. We need to remove …

Do You Code? You Should Try This Font

Monoid is a new programming typeface designed to be clean, uniform, and precise, just like good code.<p>Coders look for different things in a typeface than normal people do. While most of us choose a font for the character it imparts to our words (Baskerville for authority, Comic Sans for playfulness, …

Introducing: A Daily Routine So Good it Works for Early Birds and Night Owls

I’m sure you’ve seen studies and articles comparing early birds and night owls. Night people are smarter and more entrepreneurial. But morning people …