Allison Lami Sawyer

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A psychologist explains why so many women oppose feminism

<b>FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2016 file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a campaign event in Charlotte, N.C. Poring through tranches of private, stolen emails from Hillary Clinton’s campaign is fast becoming a grinding daily ritual in Washington. As of Tuesday, Oct. 25,</b> …

Hillary Clinton

Fabulous List of 43 Words to "Kill" During Edits by Tracy Gold

Writers! This is a post you will definitely want to bookmark! Writer and MFA student Tracy Gold joins us today to share a wonderful list of those …

$99 Flights to Europe Are Back This Fall and Winter

Note: you may have to cough up a bit more to get home.<p>WOW Airlines, the ultra-budget Icelandic airline that made headlines last fall for announcing …

21 Pieces of Writing Advice From Stephen King

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This Tokyo bookshop only sells one title at a time

IF YOU’RE ANYTHING LIKE ME, you go into a bookstore and are paralyzed by the choices at your disposal. Do you want to read that new short story …

Writing And Editing: Five Problems to Avoid in Your First Novel

<i>The first novel is definitely the hardest! You think you have internalized how a story works as a reader and then you discover there is so much more</i> …

Writing

Where to Eat the Best Houston BBQ Right Now

Our completely up-to-date guide to the 10 best barbecue spots in town.

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How to Balance the Show, Don't Tell Rule for perfectly written descriptions

Here's why we don't have nuclear fusion yet

If fusion power were harnessed directly on Earth, it could produce inexhaustible clean power, using seawater as the main fuel, with no greenhouse gas emissions, no proliferation risk, and no risk of catastrophic accidents.<p>Radioactive waste is very low level and indirect, arising from neutron …

Physics

The foodie traveller ... tries a seaside special in Paris

Pan bagnat is essentially salade niçoise in a bun but discerning diners in the French capital are lapping it up<p>It’s fish and chips in the UK, <i>moules-frites</i> in Brittany, calamari in Italy … But in Nice, and most of France’s Côte d’Azur, the quintessential seaside snack is <i>pan bagnat</i> – a substantial …

Mars Mission Could Cause Brain Damage Due To Exposure To Cosmic Rays

Thousands of people have volunteered for a potential mission to Mars, but if any of them end up making the trip, they might lose a few brain cells along the way.<p>New research finds that exposure to cosmic rays during the long journey, expected to take about six to eight months, can damage the brain …

20 Basic Cooking Techniques That Every Home Chef Should Master

<b>There are an endless amount of cooking techniques one should know</b>, but let's just start with the basics. Master these 20, and we'll definitely be coming over for dinner.

Pie

Star Wars planets like Tatooine could be common in universe

Previously scientists believed that only gas-giants could circle binary star systems but a new study suggests that many Earth-like planets could have two Suns<p>The image of Luke Skywalker staring at the double sunset of Tatooine captured the imagination of millions of cinemagoers.<p>But astrophysicists …

Will we ever… speak faster than light speed?

If we explore the outer reaches of space, keeping in touch with home will be a daunting task. But are there ways our words could travel faster than light? Peter Ray Allison investigates.<p>Light travels so fast it can make the transatlantic journey between London and New York more than 50 times each …

Free Things to Do in Paris

Traipsing around pricey Paris might sound like serious damage to your wallet, but that's only if you don't know where to look (and when to go). Indulge in some of the City of Light's sweetest luxuries <i>gratuit</i>—from hidden nooks of authenticity to world-class museums and sights.<p><b>Art</b><p>Admission is waived …

The best restaurants in Tokyo and Kyoto – chosen by Japan’s top chefs

Photograph: T.Matsui/PR<p>Le Musée in Hokkaido: fusing minimalism with cutting edge cooking<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/3/13/1426259393091/87a5e19e-98bd-4597-af10-d525d09f8869-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: T.Matsui/PR<p>Le Musée in Hokkaido: fusing minimalism with …

Old Tom & English, London W1, restaurant review

In this cocktail bar perfect for canoodling couples, the food, though at times brilliant, can play gooseberry<p><b>Old Tom & English</b> 187 Wardour Street, London W1F 8ZB <b><br>Contact:</b> (020 7287 7347) <b>oldtomandenglish.com</b> <b><br>Price:</b> Four dishes: <b>£30.30</b><p>Old Tom & English didn’t look anything like I was expecting: modelled …

The weirdest things you can do after dark in Tokyo

Tokyo theme restaurants put fun and fetishes on the menu

Some people enjoy dinner and a show, but sometimes in Japan, dinner is the show. Tokyo in particular has number of popular themed restaurants, …

Love Stories: My Tango in Paris With the Porte de Vanves Flea Market

<i>Love Stories is a series about love in all its forms, with one new essay appearing each day for the first two weeks of February, until Valentine's Day.</i><p>Sometimes I wonder, as I climb the metro steps and walk the half-block past the patisserie and the couscous café—what it is about these tables …

Lemnos Yokan Thermometer & Hygrometer Table Clock

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Tanzania Family Expedition

What's Included<p>Transfers upon arrival and departure.<br>• Meals as indicated in the itinerary<br>• All accommodations are included, typically a mix of deluxe …

Paris Is Filled With Secret Gardens, You Just Have To Know Where To Look

When you think of touring Paris, you likely think of the Eiffel Tower or Notre Dame Cathedral or the Louvre. When you think of enjoying your time in Paris, you likely think about lounging in one of the city's famous parks with a croissant and a classic read to feel, you know, Parisian. And while …

France

Live Write Thrive

July 30, 2018 in Uncategorized with 14 Comments<p><i>Today’s guest post is by Barbara Linn Probs</i><b>t</b><p><i></i><i>So what’s your book about?</i><p>We’ve all had that question put …

6 Beautiful Libraries You Have to Visit in Paris - female

by<p><b>Unless you don’t love books.</b><p>When was the last time you’ve visited a library or even heard people utter that word? In a world where it feels like …

What I Love Most in Paris: Neighborhood Meats, Cheeses, Breads, and Sweets

Previous installments:<p>One of my absolute favorite things in Paris are the specialty shops. In their own way I love the mega-stores in the U.S. I like …

Startup pitch: SmarterParis drags the guidebook into the mobile era

Many travelers don’t like carrying paper guidebooks with them on vacations. For one thing, they can be heavy in a bag after a day’s walking.<p>But …

Travel in France like a local: Mariannig Ferrari’s favourite places in Paris & Corsica

There’s nothing quite like an expert travel guide - and when it comes to travel in France, we couldn’t think of anyone better than Nomador founder …

Corsica

Paris Nightlife: Girls’ Guide to Getting In

Right up there alongside all great unsolved mysteries sits the biggest unanswered question of Paris nightlife: how does one.... <i>More >></i>The post Paris …