Silvia Rivera

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What the living can learn from the dying

“When we come close to the end of our life, what’s really important makes itself known.”<p>We know that we will die, yet we spend much of our lives trying very hard not to think about it. But is it wise to ignore death? Could we live better if we spent more time thinking about our own mortality?<p>Frank …

Spirituality

The Best Book Writing Advice I’ve Ever Gotten

A few months ago, I traveled home for the holidays. This time was filled with loud family political rants and way too many sugar cookies. I had an …

Writing

The 10-Minute Morning Routine That Will Make Your Day More Productive

You’ve heard it all before: “Start your day right” or “A proper morning routine will set you up for success.”<p>Yet when the alarm goes off, the …

National Parks

25 experiencias alucinantes en California

De Hollywood Boulevard, en Los Ángeles, al atardecer en el Valle de la Muerte, una ruta apasionante por el Estado dorado

Morning ritual: The 7 steps that will make you happy all day

We read a lot about this or that morning ritual that will make you productive. But what about one that makes you happy?<p>Research shows that being …

Here's how to beat the crowds at Yosemite National Park's spectacular waterfalls this year

Yosemite National Park is a glorious sight to behold at any time of the year, but now spectacular waterfalls are attracting more visitors than ever. In anticipation of the busy Memorial Day weekend, park rangers have been giving the public advice on beating the crowds.<p>The waterfalls haven’t flowed …

National Parks

Meet The Woman Who Got The World Bank Hooked On Blockchain

Rosanna Chan’s vision for distributed ledger technology was inspired by her own personal journey. The 38-year-old economist and founder of the World …

So, You Want To Be A Writer? There's Never Been A Better Time Than Right Now...

If there's one thing most writers agree upon, it's the fact that creating something original is hard, but choosing to unleash it into big, wide world …

Writing

Don't Judge. So-Called New Age Approaches Can Improve Focus and Productivity | Inc.com

Entrepreneurs can easily become overwhelmed, exhausted, and unproductive. Meeting the demands of a business and living under the pressure of money concerns will do that to a person. Yet, many entrepreneurs try to meet demand by placing yet more demands upon themselves, which results in perpetuating …

Mindfulness

If You Want to Write a Book, Write Every Day or Quit Now

The key to getting your book written, says Pulitzer Prize-winner Stephen Hunter, isn’t talent or luck or inspiration. It’s the act of sitting down …

How We Ruined Mindfulness

<i>Breathe. Be in the moment. Live in the here and now.</i><p>Those are familiar words, I’m sure, because we are living through a mindfulness revolution. …

Mindfulness