Richard Dela Cruz

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An Award-Winning Author Says This Should Be the Goal of Everything You Write

Methods may differ, but the goal is the same.<p>George Saunders is an American author who contributes essays and short stories to <i>The New Yorker</i> and several other publications. Saunders has published several volumes of his short stories, for which he's received prestigious writing awards, including the …

Abused purple kitten makes amazing recovery - and a new best friend

What a resilient cat! The 'smurf kitten' was dyed purple and it was suspected he was used as a chew toy for a dog. Now, he looks happy and healthy<p>When an abused, terrifed shivering kitten, who was dyed purple and abandoned on the side of a road was rescued, it was doubtful whether he would …

Animal Rescue

Productivity 101: A Primer to the Getting Things Done (GTD) Philosophy

Getting Things Done, or GTD, is a system for getting organized and staying productive. It may seem complicated on the outside, but the end goal is to …

5 Breathing Exercises To Relax Your Mind

It might not sound very important, but learning how to utilise our breath is essential to the health of our body and mind. Think about it: we take …

Self-help

Forget About Setting Goals. Focus on This Instead.

We all have things that we want to achieve in our lives — getting into the better shape, building a successful business, raising a wonderful family, …

How to explain the KGB’s amazing success identifying CIA agents in the field?

<b>(tlegend via Shutterstock)</b><p>Paranoid CIA heads blamed Soviet moles, but the real reason for the repeated disasters was much simpler<p>Jonathan Haslam<p>September 26, 2015 2:45pm (UTC)<p>As the Cold War drew to a close with the fall of the Berlin Wall in November 1989, those at CIA headquarters in Langley, …

U.S. State Department

The Ultimate Science-Based Guide to Creating Habits that Stick

At one point in time, Aristotle was called The Philosopher. Not A philosopher — THE philosopher.<p>His work had such an impact that he became synonymous …

Climb in, float off, zone out: why floatation blows my mind – M M Owen

‘Experience Nothing.’ When my local float centre was under construction, this phrase kept catching my eye. Beneath the text was the image of a …

3 Methods To Help You Overcome Procrastination (finally)

Here’s an example of a reason I always used to come up with to rationalize my procrastination problem: “I’m a perfectionist” or, “it’s gotta be …