Linda Sharabba

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Zen and the Japanese Garden. Part 1/3

Zen and the Japanese Garden<p>Of all the forces that have gone into the creation of the Japanese garden tradition one of the most potent is the …

Quotes

Quotes<p>"Compassion isn't some kind of self-improvement project or ideal that we're trying to live up to. Having compassion starts and ends with having …

11 TED Talks That Will Help You Lead A Happier Life

Increasingly, psychologists, neuroscientists, business leaders, and spiritual advisors have studied the mechanics of happiness and how we can utilize them in our everyday lives. Many of them have shared their findings at TED conferences.<p>We've gone through TED's expansive online library of …

Forgiving and Letting Go When You Feel Resentful

<b>“The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.” ~Mahatma Ghandi</b><p>My childhood was in many ways a nice childhood. I feel like …

Positive Thinking

What will future jobs look like? | Andrew McAfee

Alex Laskey: How behavioral science can lower your energy bill

How to escape education's death valley | Sir Ken Robinson

Robert Gordon: The death of innovation, the end of growth

All it takes is 10 mindful minutes | Andy Puddicombe

What fear can teach us | Karen Thompson Walker

Light on Lucrezia

• <b>Author:</b> Jean Plaidy<p><b>Some said she was an elegant seductress. Others swore she was an incestuous murderess. It didn’t matter what they called her. She was the most dangerous and sought-after woman in all of Rome. She was Lucrezia Borgia.</b> <br>Born into Rome’s notorious Borgia family, young Lucrezia led a …

Richard Branson - Chairman of the Virgin Group

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Richard Branson

Snowy Pines

“It is unfortunate, then, that for many, Joe Walsh has been reduced to merely a drawling ‘rock ’n‘ roll survivor.’ Because he is so much more than that hasty definition.” Matt Domino on Eagles guitarist Joe Walsh: http://tpr.ly/1dMjSMT.

Gamble on Engagement

• <b>Author:</b> Rachel Astor<p>Book 2 in the McMaster the Disaster series, complete with all new Disaster Diary entries.<p>Josie McMaster is on the move to London for a top-secret stint as a ghostwriter for a high profile celebrity. It's her dream job; she's got a beautiful place to stay in the English …

Book News: North Carolina County Reverses 'Invisible Man' Ban

<i>The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.</i><p>On Wednesday evening, the Randolph County school board in North Carolina voted 6 to 1 to retract its ban on Ralph Ellison's <i>Invisible Man</i> at school libraries. In the days after the board took the classic novel about …

Take a Chance

• <b>Author:</b> Abbi Glines<p>From #1 <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author Abbi Glines comes the story of Grant, the sexy playboy who first captured readers’ hearts in <i>Fallen Too Far</i>.<p>When Harlow Manning’s rocker father goes on tour, he sends her to Rosemary Beach, Florida, to live with her half-sister, Nan. The …

Articles about 5 smart modern homes japan on Dwell.com - Dwell

To complement our July/August issue's Smart Home product package, we've programmed a series of panels that cover the latest...<p>Refresh your home for the summer season with these simple modern upgrades.<p>Interior designer Wendy Raizin shares her top tips for raising your home’s intelligence …

IQ

Book Review: 'The Woman Who Lost Her Soul'

Alan Cheuse reviews <i>The Woman Who Lost Her Soul</i> by Bob Shacochis. The author's first novel in twenty years traverses the globe and spans decades, and is engaging for all 700-plus pages.<p>Transcript<p>ROBERT SIEGEL, HOST:<p>National Book Award winner Bob Shacochis is out with his first novel in 20 years. The …

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Sunrise Over Mt Rainier

Manny Machado may avoid surgery

BALTIMORE -- The Baltimore Orioles and Manny Machado couldn't have asked for a much better diagnosis on his injured left knee: The third baseman …

Tampa Bay

Countdown To Shutdown: 6 Days

With just six days to go before the federal government is due to run out of money, it's becoming increasingly clear that Republican Sen. Ted Cruz's fellow GOP colleagues aren't following his lead in the anti-Obamacare fight.<p>That fact alone raises the odds of avoiding a government shutdown next …

Oh, Canada! Transgender Archives and Research Center Arises

I've been fortunate to know some remarkable people since I began my transition over 20 years ago. One of them is Dr. Aaron Devor, who has been doing unsung but indispensable work for years managing the world's foremost transgender archives. He is very fortunate to call home the University of …

LGBTQI

Lord Ashcroft tells Labour activists election is party's to lose

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/politics/1013000/1013392_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524891772_ecbbd6fc57f60ab27abf00585be32109<p><b>Former Conservative Party treasurer Lord Ashcroft has told an audience of Labour Party activists: "I remain a proud tax avoider."</b><p>Instead of …

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