Nina Lispi

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Depression Isn't Always What You Think: The Subtle Signs

Depression doesn’t always “present” as it should. Prolonged sadness, lack of hope, or loss of interest in previously enjoyed activities are the most commonly mentioned symptoms on mental health websites and in antidepressant ads, and they can certainly be the most affecting. But sometimes the …

How Writing Fiction Masters Fear

When novelist Harriet Lane received a serious diagnosis, she started telling stories that let her meet anxiety on her own terms.<p><b>By Heart is a series in which authors share and discuss their all-time favorite passages in literature.</b> <b>See entries from Jonathan Franzen, Amy Tan, Khaled Hosseini, and</b> …

Literature

André Brink, South African novelist whose works were banned, dies at 79

André Brink, a South African novelist who challenged his country’s apartheid policies in his writing and who, in the 1970s, was the first writer in the Afrikaans language whose work was banned in his homeland, died Feb. 6 on an airline flight from Amsterdam to Cape Town. He was 79.<p>His South African …

Love is like cocaine: The remarkable, terrifying neuroscience of romance

<b>(Myriam Leforestier, Africa Studio via Shutterstock/Salon)</b><p>Yes, you really are addicted to love<p>Berit Brogaard<p>February 14, 2015 4:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “On Romantic Love: Simple Truths about a Complex Emotion.”<p>On popular websites, we read headlines such as “Scientists are finding that love really …

“The Last Five Years” makes the case for why artists shouldn’t marry young

<b>Anna Kendrick and Jeremy Jordan in "The Last FIve Years" (Radius/TWC)</b><p>Anna Kendrick and Jeremy Jordan star in an elegy for the starter marriage in this new musical film<p>Suzy Evans<p>February 15, 2015 12:00am (UTC)<p>My first serious boyfriend broke up with me on a street corner. It was like living inside a …

This Glorious 15-Second Time-Lapse Shows a Green Aurora Meeting a Blue Sunrise

Above is a 15-second time-lapse created with photos captured recently by NASA astronaut Barry “Butch” Wilmore aboard the International Space Station. …

How LSD Helped Shape California’s Ecstatic Design Legacy

From drugs to the women’s movement, Californian counterculture has generated some of the most vibrant pieces of American graphic design.<p>From Deborah Sussman’s candy-colored “supergraphics” to R. Crumb’s drug-fueled comics and album art, some of the most vibrant pieces of American graphic design …

Mysterious Street Artist Leaves Beautiful Typographic Messages On Snow-Covered Cars in NYC

“<i>I believe everyone has an affinity for writing in the snow as a child. When most people grow up they lose the urge. I guess I just haven’t been able</i> …