Angélica Puerto Tello

217 Flips | 9 Magazines | 93 Likes | 10 Following | 172 Followers | @angelicapuertot | Translator, fiction writer & couchsurfer. Love wine, coffee, cats and the paradisiac city of Viña del Mar, where I live and freelance from...

4 Harsh Truths That Will Make You A Better Person

<b>***</b><b>Before we commence with the festivities, I wanted to thank everyone for helping my first book become a Wall Street Journal bestseller. To check it</b> …

Happiness

When Is Daylight Saving Time 2018? Get Ready To Spring Forward Again

It's almost here! No, not Mercury retrograde (though that's coming in March as well) — I'm talking about Daylight Saving Time! In March, clocks will …

Daylight Savings Time

Leyendas urbanas sobre el sector editorial

Posted at 18:30h in noticias by Mercedes González<p>Los escritores nos hemos visto influenciados por <b>leyendas urbanas sobre el sector editorial</b>, ello …

Very Short Stories

33 writers. 5 designers. 6-word science fiction.<p>We'll be brief: Hemingway once wrote a story in just six words ("For sale: baby shoes, never worn.") …

Science Fiction

5 Steps to Being More of an Optimist

Life is easier and generally more enjoyable if you're an optimist. Research shows that optimists enjoy many health and lifestyle benefits, including …

Happiness

5 Morning Habits to Add to Your Writing Routine

Writing is hard.<p>Staring at a blank page waiting for words to come is one of the most grueling and disheartening experiences. It’s maddening.<p>Of …

3 ways to get rid of anger, according to neuroscience

They’re one inch from your face, boiling with rage, screaming and yelling at you.<p>And all you want to do is scream and yell back. But you know that’s …

5 Habits of Successful People

Forty-five percent of everything you do daily factors into your daily habits. But, when change is necessary, are you brave enough to go for it?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We’re all creatures of habit: We get up at the same time, go to work, have lunch at a certain …

This Is Why Managing Stress Will Make You Successful

Workplace stress touches most of us at one time or another. In fact, according to the American Institute of Stress, 80 percent of us feel stressed at …

13 things mentally strong people don't do

Mental strength isn't often reflected in what you do. It's usually seen in what you don't do.<p>In her book "13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do," …

Self-help

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10 Ways to Start Living Like a Minimalist

So, you want to start living as a minimalist? We totally get it — there's so much to love about this lifestyle. Being more with less. Living with …

Why Kids Benefit From Fewer Toys

Renown child educator, Maria Montessori said “Play is the child’s work.” She meant that children are not just playing when they play, but they are …

Redirecting

13 of the best Stephen King short stories you've never read

I haven't managed to read all of Stephen King's novels yet — I'm still working on that — but I <i>have</i> read all of his short stories. All of the …

Il mondo visto con gli occhi di un neonato

Macchie sfuocate, chiazze di luce, una confusione prevalentemente in bianco e nero, in cui spicca però il rosso: questo è ciò che vede un bambino …

Pot-smoking moms are tired of being judged by wine drinkers

Every night, Margaret’s two boys fly into the house after sports practice and flip on the TV, while she races to the kitchen to get dinner cooking. “It’s that tedious witching hour when I feel incredibly frazzled,” says the Tennessee singer/songwriter mom. But instead of pouring herself a glass or …

Mind, Matter And Materialism

Science and philosophy have a long, complicated history.<p>Both are human endeavors aimed at articulating the nature of the world. But where the line between them lies depends a lot on perspective and history. Questions that once lay firmly in philosophy's domain have now fully entered the realm of …

A simple mindfulness exercise that rewires your brain to let go of negativity

In this busy world of ours, the mind is constantly pulled from thoughts to sensory data, scattering our thoughts and emotions and leaving us feeling …

3 Simple Steps to Cultivate Humility and Become a Better Person

We live in a world that places so much emphasis on appearances, achievements, and competition that ‘humility’ is considered to be a weakness.<p>But this …

Want to Literally 'Reverse the Aging Process'? Science Says Do This Every Day | Inc.com

For eons, people have dreamed that we might one day find some kind of fountain of youth. The scientists at the Mayo Clinic--who don't exactly talk in that kind of mythical language--might well have come up with the next best thing.<p>Short version: Researchers say they've figured out what kind of …

Exercise

10 Things Parents Who Want to Raise Successful Kids Say Every Day | Inc.com

We all want our kids to be happy and fulfilled. We all want our kids to be successful, in whatever pursuit they choose.<p>But while the destination may be different, the actual path to success is very similar. Success starts with mindset: the right perspective, the right outlook, the right motivation, …

Self-improvement

How to Become The Best In The World At Your Skills, According to Science

<b>Science says this method of practice will make you exceptional at what you do best.</b><p>When it comes to becoming a world-class expert at any skill, the …

Self-improvement

Five Ideas From Buddhism That Everyone Should Know About

Buddhism is variously described as a spiritual tradition, a religion and a philosophy.<p>Now I can't possibly do justice to the ancient wisdom of …

You Need to Give Up These Toxic Habits If You Want to Be Exceptionally Successful

<b>These common habits are standing in the way of your</b> <b>ultimate success.</b><p>The internet is chock full of daily habits that will help your routine (I’ve even written about quite a few myself) but what about bad habits?<p>Whether it’s finally dragging ourselves to the gym or writing daily, we tend to shift our …

7 Ways Exceptionally Positive People Train Their Minds Every Day | Inc.com

Starting and growing a business is one of the hardest things you'll ever do. The road to startup success is full of mental and emotional demands, but the best founders can navigate a path in the face of uncertainty.<p>Trust is the pillar of the founder's journey. You must learn to trust yourself, and …

10 Habits Of Mentally Strong People

You have to be kind to people who are rude to you.<p>Despite West Point Military Academy’s rigorous selection process, one in five students drop out by graduation day. A sizeable number leave the summer <i>before</i> freshman year, when cadets go through a rigorous program called “Beast.” Beast consists of …

Self-improvement

The Monotony of Excellence | Inc.com

The definition of insanity, according to Albert Einstein, is doing something over and over again and expecting a different result. This does not sound like insanity to me. In fact, it sounds like my band's business plan. Actually, it sounds like the plan of most successful artists and athletes. …

Qué son los objetivos SMART?

El acrónimo S.M.A.R.T. (inteligente, en inglés), se usa como recurso nemotécnico para recordar las principales características que debe tener un …

Caesarean births 'affecting human evolution'

<b>The regular use of Caesarean sections is having an impact on human evolution, say scientists.</b><p>More mothers now need surgery to deliver a baby due to their narrow pelvis size, according to a study.<p>Researchers estimate cases where the baby cannot fit down the birth canal have increased from 30 in …