Armina Fazlic

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Creatively Surreal Portraits by 21-Year-Old Audrey Simper

The creative photography of 21-year-old Audrey Simper is an inspiring collection of conceptual portraits that blend real with surreal. Based in Chicago, the self-taught artist brings her imagination alive in subtle and not-so-subtle digital manipulations. Whether there's a third hand reaching out …

The Gift: Creativity and the Artist in the Modern World

By now a modern classic, <i>The Gift</i> is a brilliantly orchestrated defense of the value of creativity and of its importance in a culture increasingly …

The Psychology of Getting Unstuck: How to Overcome the “OK Plateau” of Performance & Personal Growth

<i>“Any sequence of mental action which has been frequently repeated tends to perpetuate itself,”</i> William James wrote in his influential meditation on habit, <i>”so that we find ourselves automatically prompted to think, feel, or do what we have been before accustomed to think, feel, or do, under like</i> …

Virginia Woolf on the Creative Benefits of Keeping a Diary

Literary icon <b>Virginia Woolf</b> (January 25, 1882–March 28, 1941) was not only a masterful letter-writer and little-known children’s book author, but also a dedicated diarist on par with Susan Sontag and Anaïs Nin. Although she kept some sporadic early journals, Woolf didn’t begin serious journaling …

Charles Bukowski on Writing and His Crazy Daily Routine

The latest addition to this ongoing omnibus of famous writers’ advice on the craft comes from none other than <b>Charles Bukowski</b> — curious creature of proud cynicism and self-conscious sensitivity, of profound pessimism and heartening insight on the meaning of life.<p>In <b>Sunlight Here I Am: Interviews and</b> …

Simple Springtime Dishes

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

• <b>Author:</b> Maya Angelou & Oprah Winfrey<p>Here is a book as joyous and painful, as mysterious and memorable, as childhood itself. <i>I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings</i> captures the longing of lonely children, the brute insult of bigotry, and the wonder of words that can make the world right. Maya Angelou’s …

Wedding Photography Workflow Tips

Running a successful photography business is a juggling act. There’s so much more to it than simply taking pictures. Without a solid business plan …

The Best Books of 2013, Part 2

<i>We asked some of our contributors for their favorite books they read this year. (Most listed new books, but a few picked older favorites.) The first installment was published last week.</i><p>Teju Cole:<p>The most startling book I read this year was Sonali Deraniyagala’s “<b>Wave</b>,” a personal account of the …

Favorite Books of 2013

[#image: /photos/590951bb1c7a8e33fb38a4d0]<p>I was excited, this year, to read the work of Elena Ferrante. This reclusive Italian novelist (she writes pseudonymously, and does not make public appearances) is a savage talent. Her formidable novel “<b>Days of Abandonment</b>” tells the story of an Italian …

10 Best French Fashion Blogs

Valentine Vanesse is a tea drinker, bicycle rider, the definition of Parisian chic. Her blog could be described in few words as “pure delight in …

The 10 Best Design Books Of 2013

No matter how convenient Kindles are, they will never do justice to beautifully printed, full-color art and design books. (And reading them often doubles as a workout–the big ones require serious biceps to even lift.)<p>See more of the year’s best design: <br>Branding <br>Houses <br>Interfaces <br>Apps <br>Photo Essays …

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The Art of Conversation: Timeless, Timely Do’s and Don’ts from 1866

Manners today are often seen as a quaint subject that belongs in Lord Chesterfield’s outlandish advice on the art of pleasing or <i>Esquire</i>‘s dated guide to dating. But in a culture where we regularly do online what we’d never do in person and behave offline in ways our grandparents wouldn’t have dared …

7 Tips for Building a Social Media Audience

Self-proclaimed "social media gurus" are a dime a dozen these days.<p>When it comes to a successful social media marketing strategy, it can be tough for …

Petra Nižetić

autor @ tportal.hr<p>KALIFORNIJSKO VJENČANJEPokisla mlada je sretna mlada!19.12.2016 u 20:23<p>MODNA PRIČAPetra i Marijana: Sudbina je umiješala prste u …

7 Questions to Ask Before Starting a Business in 2014

If your New Year’s resolutions include quitting your job and starting a business, you’re not alone. What could be more fulfilling than calling the …

The Best Photography Books of 2013

<i>“Needing to have reality confirmed and experience enhanced by photographs is an aesthetic consumerism to which everyone is now addicted,”</i> Susan Sontag wrote in her timeless meditation on photography nearly three decades before the age of Instagram and the selfie. Indeed, the photographic image has …

A number of photographers chose one image that particularly affected them over the past twelve months, ranging from photographs of Mars captured by a robot to a photograph of a recent issue of a French newspaper with no images at all. A look at the photos: http://nyr.kr/1cu1hGm

Pravna gora: tužni kraj legende o Kapetanu Draganu - Boris Dežulović - Peščanik

“Kapetan Dragan: Hoću u svoju zemlju!”, vrišti naslov u Večernjim novostima, a podnaslov dodaje – “Dragan Vasiljković iz australijskog zatvora moli …

What the Fluck! - Adam Curtis - Peščanik

Svakih mesec dana izbije novi skandal – masovno špijuniranje NSA, optužbe protiv energetskih giganata za veštačko dizanje cena, velike banke koje …

Pravda za Srbiju - Nadežda Milenković - Peščanik

Bilo bi mnogo lepo kad bi moglo da mi imamo sva prava, a drugi nikakva. Pa da, na primer, mi smemo da pevamo ”Sprem’te se, sprem’te, četnici”, a da …

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My Promised Land

• <b>Author:</b> Ari Shavit<p><b>NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW AND THE ECONOMIST</b><p><b>Winner of the Natan Book Award, the National Jewish Book Award, and the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award</b><i><br>An authoritative and deeply personal narrative history of the</i> …

The Prince

• <b>Author:</b> Niccolò Machiavelli & Michael Ennis<p><b>Here is the world's most famous master plan for seizing and holding power.</b><p>Astonishing in its candor, <i>The Prince</i> even today remains a disturbingly realistic and prophetic work on what it takes to be a prince . . . a king . . . a president. When, in 1512, …