Imani "Clio" Lang

469 Added | 2 Magazines | 436 Likes | 37 Following | 183 Followers | @imanilang2 | California born and raised. Artist/Poet by soul, heart, and mind. You can read my poetry on http://www.poetrymetafisica.wordpress.comYou can check out my book Snake Season on Amazon

What`s It Like After Brain Surgery?

<b>Before The Surgery</b><p>Sigh.<p>Yes, I had brain surgery. It happened on April 3, 2018 and I`m<p>still in recovery. It has been a remotely difficult time for me …

The Brain

21 Lemon Desserts Even Choc-O-Holics Can't Ignore

Sorry not sorry, lemon is happening.<p>These are going to turn you into a fruity dessert convert.

Food Network Predicts EVERYONE Will Be Cooking Up These Recipes for “The Big Game”

What is everyone eating during “The Big Game?” Food Network, makers of insanely tasty recipes, claims it already knows the top game-day food trends for this year. While some are tried-and-true classics, others are straight-up oozy monstrosities that are Instagram-ready. Just kidding — everything, …

Cooking

'I cured cancer. I can't be quiet': Woman claims

WITHOUT chemotherapy or radiation, Shona Leigh survived cancer and she claims to know something worth talking about.<p>"I cured cancer. Knowing what I …

Cancer

9 yoga poses to help you live your most healthy, vibrant life

In the midst of a heart-pumping workout, you’re probably <i>not</i> contemplating the long-term consequences of every single burpee and plank jack on your …

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

Country Lifestyle

These are the best apps you've probably never heard of

Have you ever wondered what products or apps you’re missing out on? It’s easy to find the most popular ones in a particular category—but what about the hidden gems? One of Product Hunt’s community members David Spinks has the same question. So, he asked other users: <i>What’s one app you use a lot that</i> …

Apps

Job Interview Tips: 9 Ways to Wow Your Future Boss

The Distilled Man - Actionable Advice for the Everyday GentlemanSome people think they can show up to a job interview and just wing it. No thought to …

Employment

This No-Cook Tomato Sauce Is the Key to Dinner in 20 Minutes

Geraldine's Mellow Tomato Sauce with Brie<p>Serves 4 to 6<p>2 pounds plum or Roma tomatoes <br>3 cloves garlic, finely chopped<br>Leaves of 1 small bunch fresh …

Spices

Butternut Squash Ravioli with Seared Chicken

Make store-bought butternut squash ravioli your own with sliced chicken breast, asparagus, and pecorino cheese.<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below

Baked Spinach Ravioli

Recipe courtesy of<p>From:<p>Total:30 minActive:30 min<p>Yield:4 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories700Total Fat33 gramsSaturated Fat20 …

DNA project reveals half of residents tested in Cotswold village are related

When they agreed to take part in a unique DNA project, residents of a close-knit Cotswolds village thought they might, at best, discover a far flung relative in an exotic location.<p>In fact, more than half of participants, who included the pub landlord, a local artist and a farmer, learned they were …

18 Fruits You Had No Idea You Were Doing Wrong

More fruit is always a good idea.

Food

A Conversation with Walter Mosley

Walter Mosley was born in California. When he was 12 years old, his family moved from South Central to a more affluent West LA neighborhood. Although racial conflicts flared throughout Los Angeles at the time, his family was non-political. He later became more politicized and outspoken about racial …

Literature

Black Rose in My Coffin

Enjoy listening to my feature poem on sound cloud. I am discovering a new voice-sound . I used to perform poetry in Houston, Texas and Riverside, …

SoundCloud

Japanese nuclear workers open 'broken' bag of plutonium exposing themselves to devastating levels of radiation

Nuclear Energy

When You Find This Trader Joe's Ice Cream Sandwich, Buy 15 Boxes

I would like to take a moment to personally thank Trader Joe's for introducing Brownie Crisp Coffee Ice Cream Sandwiches into my life. By far the best new Trader Joe's item of Summer 2017 (so far), this is everything my coffee- and ice-cream-loving soul could ask for. Available in the frozen aisle …

Award-winning author Denis Johnson dies at age 67

Celebrated author Denis Johnson died at age 67 Wednesday, his agent Nicole Aragi confirmed.<p>Johnson was best known for the slender story collection "Jesus' Son." Published in 1992, its bold and unpretentious stories of marginalized characters struck a chord with readers, writers and professors. It …

6 night photography tips for shooting better cityscapes

<b>There's real potential for some impressive and creative shots to be taken after the sun goes down - if you know how. Matt Parry breaks down a few</b> …

Landscape Photography

These Six Delicious Party Appetizers Are Perfect For Your Next Get-Together

You'll def be the life of the party.

Eggs

Baked Chicken Will Get You To Homemade Dinner In As Little As 20 Minutes

Chicken is one of those infinitely adaptable staples in an omnivore's diet. You can season it with just about any spice and toss it in with pastas, …

Cooking

This New Cocktail Trend Is Going to Change the Way You Make Drinks

A French press obviously makes amazing coffee recipes, but its uses lie far beyond your morning cuppa Joe. Get ready to have your mind truly blown by an innovative yet surprisingly common sense use for this flavor-infusing machine: Craft cocktail recipes. Bars all over the country are employing …

Flavors

The Best Zucchini Noodle Recipes You Could Ask For

Zucchini is a versatile veggie. It can be turned into taco shells, you can use it as a healthy alternative to pizza crust, and perhaps best of all, you can easily spiralize this green summertime squash and turn it into a plate of zucchini noodles, also known as zoodles.<p>Zoodles are one of the …

Healthy Eating

20-Minute Dinner Recipes for the *Best* Lazy Nights Ever

None of us want to cook a labor-intensive dinner after a long day at work. All we want to do is get home, throw on our comfy pants, pour ourselves a glass of vino, and eat our weight in sweet potato fries. If you were about to hit up your trusty search engine for “30-minute meals that save the …

Cooking

Magic happens when you combine soy sauce and butter

<i>Umami Issues</i> <i>is The Takeout’s exploration of cooking food with the rich, savory, mysterious taste sensation known as umami.</i><p>These last few weeks I’ve …

Soysauce

This is the great American novel your state can't get enough of

World Book Day is on April 23rd, so why not celebrate the literary holiday by reading a great American classic? Better yet, why not read the most …

The Legend of London's Time-Traveling Tomb

Swinging open the front gate of Brompton Cemetery is a bit like cracking the spine of a book detailing London history. Famous suffragist Emmeline …

‘The New Book of Snobs’ Updates the Shifting Science of Social Cues

<b>THE NEW BOOK OF SNOBS</b><b><br>A Definitive Guide to Modern Snobbery</b><br>By D.J. Taylor<br>Illustrated. 275 pages. Constable. About $21.<p>The English writer William Golding (“Lord of the Flies”) had a longstanding sense of social inadequacy. When he applied to Oxford University, the admissions interviewer noted that he …

Books

The Afterlife of F. Scott Fitzgerald

<b>1.</b> <b><br>Scott Fitzgerald</b> died in Los Angeles on December 21, 1940, age 44, after spending his last 36 months working as a Hollywood screenwriter. He’d …

Literature