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How Schools Are Failing Their Quietest Students

In 2013, educator and writer Jessica Lahey wrote a convincing piece for <i>The Atlantic</i> in which she argued that her introverted students needed to learn …

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, I suppose, just in case anyone challenged this truth. My parents, or the school, or somebody paid thousands of dollars to have me tested, and then I …

Inspirational Quotes From Bhagavad Gita That Will Completely Change The Way You Look At Everything!

50 Most Inspiring Quotes From The Bhagavad Gita<p>on October 7, 2015 at 1:03 pm<p>Credit: graphicstock.com<p>When Arjuna was faced with the dilemma of going …

Why You're Struggling to Fulfill Your Life Purpose

<i>Tejal V. Patel, Mindfulness Coach, Author and Meditation teacher</i><p>What can red leaves in August teach you?<p>A sign of a great teacher is one that gently suggests you in the direction of your answer but never outrightly tells you what to think or believe.<p>Nature is one such great teacher, if we are …

What Space Does to Your Body and Mind

Expedition 44 to the International Space Station has been successfully completed after three astronauts landed in Kazakhstan. The mission saw a …

10 apps for your iPhone that are better than the ones Apple made

But it doesn't make the best apps.<p>If you have an iPhone, you know this. You're stuck with certain apps — like Stocks, Tips, Game Center, Calendar, Weather, and Newsstand, among others.<p>You can't delete them from your phone— the best you can do is hide them in a folder, far, far away from your home …

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22 lessons from Stephen King on how to be a great writer

In his memoir, "On Writing," King shares valuable insights into how to be a better writer. And he doesn't sugarcoat it. He writes, "I can't lie and say there are no bad writers. Sorry, but there are lots of bad writers."<p>Don't want to be one of them? Here are 22 great pieces of advice from King's …

14 Excellent Pieces Of Advice Every Artist Should Remember

"Creativity takes courage." –Henri Matisse

20 Secrets Genuinely Happy People Never Told You

Happiness is a choice, and genuinely happy people make the choice to be happy, everyday! But what you may not know is that happy people face …

10 Terrible Things A Good Guy Would Never Do To The Girl He’s Dating

I find lately that any time I write an article outlining certain traits of men or how we “should” or “shouldn’t” act in a relationship (I have to be …

Why You Probably Won't Finish Reading This Article

American attention spans are next to none. As in we don't have any.<p>This isn't an accusation against Americans or their intelligence, especially considering that I fall within that category. No, this is just a valid observation I've had from studying abroad in London.<p>In addition to the minimal …

Scandalous Tudor weddings: 7 women who braved royal wrath by marrying for love

For those in the higher echelons of society in the Tudor period, a good marriage was one that brought about mutual prosperity and advancement in …

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Hard Truth About Love

When you are dating or looking for a partner, you should be guided not only by your heart, but also by the mind<p>Love is not enough<p>In 1967, John Lennon …

21 Inspiring Photos of Marilyn Monroe

21 inspiring vintage photos of the icon.<p>In honor of what would've been Marilyn Monroe's 90th birthday, we've rounded up rare and inspiring photos of the icon. Here, Monroe in pictures worth lingering over.

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