Tianyin Liu

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How Writing helps to overcome Negative Thoughts...

“There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.” <br>― Ernest Hemingway<p>Negative thoughts or negativity, something which …

Self-help

5 Key Components of Emotional Intelligence

Have you ever known people who always seem to keep their cool, who are able to handle even the most awkward social situations with grace, and who …

Emotional Intelligence

5 Daily Steps for Succeeding at Anything

Successful people plan. Unsuccessful or mediocre people simply content themselves with hoping and wishing.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It seems that regardless of how well the typical American household does, as far as income goes, happiness fails to keep up. Has …

Motivation

Vera Wang Talks Bridal Risk-Taking, Bold Color and Her New Spring 2019 Collection

Vera Wang is bringing bold color, sensuality and risk-taking to the aisle.<p>Vera Wang is on the cusp of 30 years in the bridal business–and she's still up for exploration. In seasons past, that meant a deep dive into the ball gown silhouette evocative of today's royal wedding mania; or a jaunt into …

Weddings

Using Color Psychology for Better Website Results

Perception is everything. Part of that is influenced by behavior, plus our emotion. Significant studies have shown that color effects not just what …

Web Design

Artist Reveals The Unspoken Side Of Every Relationship

Love is in the small things. And Los Angeles-based artist Amanda Oleander captures these moments in her illustrations. Drawing inspiration from her …

Drawing

Meditation Changes Your Brain In These 7 Ways, According To Science

Are you in the habit of breathing deeply and clearing your mind for five or ten minutes a day? It turns out that meditation and mindfulness training …

Meditation

Ready to Achieve Your Dreams? It Comes Down to Making 1 Simple Change

Too many people think dreaming big is the way to success. It's not, unless you have a process to back it up.<p>At some point in your life, you've probably heard the following advice:<p>When it comes to setting goals, dream big and shoot for the stars--because, you know, why not? I mean, if others can do …

Motivation

Playful Splashes of Paint Reveal Human Forms

Berlin photographer Oliver Plath’s series Color is a playful projection that allows the viewer to interpret a visual with his imagination. Playing …

Photography

This Study Could Explain Why Our Brains Perform Worse As We Age

For a long time researchers thought the brain did not make new cells. That meant that as the existing cells died with age, nerve connections were …

The Brain

A Study of Hands Like No Other, by Ivan Alifan

March 22, 2018<p>Balasz Takac is alias of Vladimir Bjelicic (1983), who is actively engaged in art criticism, curatorial and artistic practice and is an …

Fine Art

The skill set of the future: Seven essential habits to own and hone for greater success

The business world gets more competitive every day. To stay in demand in this tough environment, you need to perform at a higher level than ever …

9 Ways to Become Mentally Tough According to a Former Marine

You can read every leadership book out there, until you’re an expert in the art of managing other people.<p>But ultimately, this knowledge is useless if …

Self-help

10 habits that will dramatically improve your life

In Hans Christian Andersen’s fable <i>The Red Shoes,</i> a young girl longs for a pair of pretty red shoes. She ultimately tricks the blind woman who cares …

19 tiny habits that will have a big impact on your personal happiness

Success doesn't happen in an instant. It happens through the progression of lots of little successes, strung together over time.<p>If you want to build something big, if you have a vision, a dream, or even just a clearly defined end goal, the question is not how you can make that happen right now, or …

Time I

Nude, New York by Patrick Demarchelier on artnet

Past Auction<p>Patrick Demarchelier• <i><br>Nude, New York</i>, 1995<br>• 55.9 x 45.1 cm. (22 x 17.8 in.)<p>Artist:<p>(French, born 1943)<p>Title:<p><i>Nude, New York</i><p>, 1995<p>Medium:<p>silver …

Incredible 3D Drawings Pop Off the Page and Sink Into the Ground

Hungarian anamorphic artist Sandor Vamos creates incredible trick-of-the-eye 3D drawings that seem to jump from the page. With an integral understanding of angles and a knack for perspective, Vamos uses clever shading, line work, and perspectives to create his hand-drawn 3D optical illusions. From …

A Collection Of Cities Captured When The Fog Wins

Thank you to all the photographers that shared their photos showing cities with fog in the Fog And City Photo contest with chances to win Amazon …

How Introverts Can Be More Assertive (Without Faking Who You Are) | Inc.com

You want to speak up, stand out, get your voice heard, make good points at meetings, and build a positive reputation as a worthwhile contributor--and maybe even someone with leadership potential. But you're a bit introverted, and unsure how to be assertive and outspoken in a way that doesn't make …

Self-help

What's In Your Mind?

<b>What's in your mind?</b><p><b>The Practice: Be mindful of good.</b><p><i>Why?</i><p>It's kind of amazing: right now, what you think and feel, enjoy and suffer, is changing your …

Mindfulness

Speech Coach: This Is the Real Reason Oprah's Golden Globes Speech Was So Powerful | Inc.com

What made Oprah Winfrey's speech at the Golden Globes so incredibly powerful? Yes, of course, Oprah is a seasoned communicator. She was armed with searing material and propelled by the full weight of justice at her back. And sure her speech was well written and peppered with classic, effective …

Golden Globes

The 8 different types of depression

Depression is often used as an overarching diagnosis, but there are several, specific types.<p>As with all mental illnesses, depression isn't an …

American Psychiatric Association

What is the best type of meditation?

Meditation offers time for relaxation and heightened awareness in a stressful world where our senses are often dulled. Research suggests that …

Art in Fashion: How Fashion Illustration Is Making Modern Day Headlines

A picture tells a thousand stories and considering the noise that surrounds the launch of every issue of <i>Vogue</i> - endless hashtags and chatter about …

David Bowie

Elderly man carves Chinese history on more than 1,000 seals

Zhao Qixiang, a 71-year-old man from the city of Jinzhou in Hebei Province, has been making seal carvings since the year 2000. Driven by his …

Experts Describe Just Why Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Works

If you are looking for answers and decide to seek therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy is a direction many people are now going because it is a blend of two psychotherapies: cognitive therapy and behavioral therapy.<p>"CBT is a short-term, structured form of psychotherapy that focuses on the person's …

Roadmap

Scuba Diving and Old Age

With an aging population in most countries and with advances in medicine and lifestyle, more and more seniors lead active lives. Many pick up new …

Scuba Diving

One building in new Hong Kong housing estates could be set aside for elderly, surveyors say

The time has come for the Hong Kong government to launch a housing scheme for the elderly to deal with a rapidly ageing middle-class population, the …

Palettes of the Masters: Vincent van Gogh

The colors Van Gogh used in his paintings.<p>The most commonly known facts about the artist Vincent van Gogh are that he cut off his left ear (actually …

Want to Boost Memory by 20 Percent? Science Says Do This 1 Simple Activity | Inc.com

If you like to spend your break time with a quick jaunt around the corner to buy a coffee, nobody's judging. But according to science, you might be better off if you took time out of your day to get on a trail and make friends with some trees. That's because time in nature literally changes brain …

Humanity