Susan Warfield

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Watch poet Susan Howe read this Dickinson poem on life and death

Emily Dickinson is back. Perhaps she never really went away. But in recent months, she has begun popping up in film, books, online and in a major …

The Illness and Insight of Robert Lowell

A new book is the first to bring clinical expertise to the poet’s case. What does it reveal about his work?<p>In May of 1936, Robert Lowell screwed up his courage and wrote a letter to one of his idols, Ezra Pound. Pound was living in Italy and toiling on his great poem “The Cantos,” while dallying …

Literature

Exclusive: Trump administration considering separating women, children at Mexico border

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Women and children crossing together illegally into the United States could be separated by U.S. authorities under a proposal being considered by the Department of Homeland Security, according to three government officials.<p>Part of the reason for the proposal is to deter …

Flurry of State Bills Introduced, Likely Backed by Oil Industry, to Penalize Electric Car Drivers

States across the U.S. have been introducing legislation that would punish people for switching to electric vehicles. Since the start of 2017, six …

11 Super Inspiring Muhammad Ali Quotes | Inc.com

Throughout his career, Muhammad Ali--the late heavyweight-boxing champion, Olympic gold medalist, and civil rights activist--garnered a reputation for his positive and motivational outlook on life. While he never went into business himself, quite a business empire was built around his athletic …

Motivation

10 Ways to Make a Great First Impression, According to a Harvard Psychologist

Amy Cuddy says people answer one question when they first meet you -- and that answer lays the foundation for a business relationship.<p>Say you meet a new potential customer, a potential employer, or anyone with whom you want to establish a business relationship.<p>Which matters more:<p>Showing that you're …

Paris Street Style Fashion in Pictures

Adele Reveals Her Favorite Breakup Songs: 'I Do Embrace the Fact That I'm Heartbroken'

“I mope around for a little while,” says Adele of her post-breakup routine. “I do embrace the fact that I’m heartbroken. I don’t move on quickly. I …

World's best places to visit in 2016-17 from U.S. News | CNN Travel

How to Read People Like Sherlock Holmes: 5 Secrets Backed by Research

We’d all like to learn how to read people like Sherlock Holmes. And research shows understanding things like body language is even more powerful than …

24 Executives Share the Daily Habits That Keep Them on Top | Inc.com

The most successful people I know share some common traits. They're confident, hard-working, astute with money, and health conscious. They also stick to certain routines proved over time to work. Check out these quotes from 24 successful executives who credit simple daily habits for helping them …

Financial Services

5-Minute Exercise Routines to Lose Weight

Mini Workouts for Weight Loss<p>How many times have you said that you don't have enough time to work out? If you're like most non-exercisers, you say it …

Christo’s ‘Floating Piers’ Installation in Italy: Pictures

As Glastonbury 2016 draws to a close, our man in the field recalls his first ‘miraculous’ visit in 1994, and the music, madness and magical transformation that have seen him return 17 times<p>The first time I went to the Glastonbury festival it healed me. Truly. It was 1994. Three weeks earlier I’d …

Janelle Monáe

Toilet paper wedding dresses up the ante with feathers, flower crowns and more

It's that time of year again — when hundreds of designers try their hand at creating the ultimate wedding gown out of toilet paper.<p>More than 1,500 people entered the 12th annual Toilet Paper Wedding Dress Contest, presented by Cheap Chic Weddings and Charmin, and this year's grand prize went to Van …

Royalty at Royal Ascot: Pictures

Prince Charles

Want to Be Happier? Science Says Do These 11 Things Every Single Day

Try them. They work. (If you can't trust science, what can you trust?)<p>Obviously, we all want to be happier. But there's another reason to wish to be more lighthearted and content: Happiness is definitely a result, but happiness is also a driver.<p>While I'm definitely into finding ways to improve …

Happiness

Gordon Parks and Ralph Ellison in Harlem

Gordon Parks and Ralph Ellison both grew up in middle America, but they found their roots in the artistic and literary circles of Harlem in the '40s and '50s. Each saw art as a means to create social change, and a way for America to begin to understand the black experience. So, in 1948, they teamed …

The (amazing) 12th Annual Toilet Paper Wedding Dress Contest

Cameras rolled Friday at Tavern on the Green in Central Park after a wedding-dress-design contest. The attraction was a model sashaying in the winning dress — a breathtaking white affair with lacy accents between beads of what <i>looked</i> like pearl. It had the allure of haute couture<i>.</i><p>“How lovely!” one …

Weddings

Lobster Roll Recipes That'll Satisfy All Your Summer Feels

Lobster in a bun is as good as life gets.<p>Summer is here, and for those living in New England that means it's lobster roll season. All along the coast, from Connecticut to Maine, seafood shacks open their windows to sell lobster rolls (though you can often find them inland too). They are part of the …

Summer Produce for Health and Performance

Load up on these fresh favorites for a colorful and tasty outdoor season.<p>Nothing says summer more than the abundance of fresh vegetables and fruit you see at roadside stands, farmers markets, and your local grocery store. (Some of you may even tend your own backyard or windowsill garden.)<p>Take …

The best and worst states to raise children in

<b>(CNN) —</b> Minnesota reigns as the most kid-friendly state to raise a family for the second year in a row, according to an Annie E. Casey Foundation study released Tuesday.<p>Parents in Mississippi and New Mexico, however, might find reason for concern as those states rank among the lowest.<p>The …

New Mexico

Vibrant Photos Pay Homage to Slavic Folklore through High-Fashion Portraits

Vibrant images with a distinctive blend of stylistic influences are the modus operandi of Moscow-based photographer Andrey Yakovlev and art director Lili Aleeva (a duo known simply as Yakovlev and Aleeva). Placing an emphasis on feminine beauty and glamour, the creative husband-wife pair has …

5 Easy, No-Cook Breakfasts

Fresh Fruit and Greek Yogurt<p>This one couldn't be easier. Just spoon a 5.3-oz. container of fat-free vanilla Greek yogurt into a bowl, and top with …

The 5 Chicest Celebrity Bedrooms We've Ever Visited

Home is the place where most of us seek comfort from the outside world, and if there’s one cozy area that deserves extra attention, it’s the …

Nina Dobrev

The Most Popular Book the Year You Were Born

How many have you read? (#7 is a good place to start...)<p>As Anna Quindlen once said, "Books are the plane, and the train and the road. They are the destination, and the journey. They are home." These were the tomes making people laugh, weep and whisper in homes across the country as your story got …

Literature

Meditations to Use for Stress Relief

Meditations have tremendous benefits for stress management and overall health. While there are many different meditations that are effective, each …

The Artists Using the US-Mexico Border as a Blank Canvas

We spoke to artists who have painted "Fuck Trump" murals, created instruments from items abandoned by border crossers, and used paint to make parts of the fence disappear.<p>The centerpiece of Donald Trump's presidential campaign, that big wall on the Mexican border, can feel like an abstraction. When …

Beethoven, Bach and Bond to win over Myanmar's generals

<b>Aye Thida Tun, 43, a violinist for Myanmar's National Symphony Orchestra practices for four hours every single day.</b><p>"I feel guilty if I don't," she said.<p>But in her 12 years with the orchestra, Myanmar's former repressive military government only permitted a total of nine public performances.<p>"We are …