Denise LaRosh

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The world's greatest bookshops

Bookshops are a traveller's best friend: they provide convenient shelter and diversion in bad weather, they're a reliable source of maps, notebooks, and travel guides, they often host readings and other cultural events, and if you raced through your lone paperback on the first leg of your trip, the …

Books

British women attacked with acid in Zanzibar

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1001000/1001276_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522556514_a1cca01162eb1165542d67afa615f30f<p><b>Two British women have had acid thrown in their faces in Zanzibar, police on the east African island say.</b><p>Katie Gee and Kirstie Trup, both 18 and from …

Africa

The Lone Ranger: a box office flop rides into town

It was billed as one of the summer's biggest blockbusters, reuniting Johnny Depp – as Tonto in The Lone Ranger – with the team behind the huge success of the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise.<p>But Walt Disney has now warned that the film could instead go down as one of the year's biggest flops, …

Articles about 8 inspiring minimalist bathrooms on Dwell.com - Dwell

Streamline your plumbing and simplify your bathing ritual with inspiration from these minimalist bathrooms in the Dwell canon.<p>For the bathroom inside a renovated Hollywood bungalow, architect Noah Walker used a simple palette of gray and white tile, black...<p>Clean lines meet earth tones in this …

Storage Ideas

Women's Health

"How did you get those arms? Do you lift weights?" Yogis hear these questions all the time and smile knowingly as they respond, "Nope. Just yoga." Yoga requires nothing but ourselves—no weights, no machines, just the ability to lift and hold our own body weight. If the gym feels like a prison, then …

Yoga

China to ditch its one-child policy as ageing crisis looms

China's new leaders are close to abandoning the country's one-child policy, belatedly moving to avert an ageing crunch as the work force goes into sharp decline.<p>The official news agency Xinhua reported that the Family Planning Commission is studying proposals to lift the ban on a second child, if …

The Fortunes Of Solitude: Susan Cain On Introverts, The “New Groupthink,” And The Problems With Brainstorming

A self-avowed introvert herself, Susan Cain is the author of the recently published book Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking. Cain says this quality is vastly misunderstood and undervalued. Bill Gates, Craig Newmark, and Mark Zuckerberg would agree: They’re introverts, …

Self-improvement

How To Be More Interesting (In 10 Simple Steps)

<b>How to be interesting (in 10 stupid-simple steps):</b><p><b>1.Go exploring.</b> <br>Explore ideas, places, and opinions. The inside of the echo chamber is where all the boring people hang out.<p><b>2. Share what you discover.</b> <br>And be generous when you do. Not everybody went exploring with you. Let them live vicariously …

Manage Your Day-to-Day

Stop doing busywork.<br>Start doing your best work.<p>Are you over-extended, over-distracted, and overwhelmed? Do you work at a breakneck pace all day, only …

A Master Plan for Taking Back Control of Your Life

Here’s the problem we face, every day of our lives. Nearly everything that generates enduring value requires effort, focus, and even some discomfort …

Will Power

Framing the Tea House

Twitter Can Tell Whether Your Community Is Happy or Not

The Lost Beatles Photos: Rare Shots From 1964-1966

Photos of the Fab Four by photographer Bob Bonis<p>At Seattle Tacoma Airport, the Beatles boarded their chartered Americn Flyer Airlines Lockheed …

My dementia opera: 'It is a story about being human'

In writing The Bargee's Wife, an opera about dementia, librettist Karen Hayes found inspiration and beauty in the sounds of silence<p>The silence at the centre of a room full of people with dementia can be profound.<p>Last year, composer John O'Hara and I spent a week working in two residential care …

Following Dr. King's Footsteps in Alabama, An Emotional Journey

<b>Capitol Building in Mongomery, Alabama</b><p>As the capital of Alabama, and former capital of The Confederate States of America, Montgomery is steeped in history, but for people of our generation its recent history is more transformational. This is the city where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. began his civil …

Black History