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Why You Should Eat Garlic On An Empty Stomach

259 Shares<p>Did you know that eating garlic every day on an empty stomach can work wonders for your health? Many people are unaware of all of the …

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Best Cardio Workouts for People Who Hate Cardio, Running

You rarely hear anyone say, "I just love cardio!”. But it's a necessary evil for staying healthy, losing weight, and/or maintaining a healthy BMI (not to mention a whole host of heart benefits). How to deal? I've tested a gazillion workouts as part of my job, and I've found that the best way to …

14 of Shakespeare's most captivating openers

Opening lines can torment writers.<p>The lead sentence can make or break what we’ve written. They are often the deciding factor in whether readers keep …

US and Japan increase pressure on Europe to reach a deal with Greece

International pressure is mounting on Greece and its European creditors to reach agreement and steer the eurozone away from a potentially disastrous “Grexit”.<p>The US treasury secretary, Jack Lew, told Greece’s prime minister, Alexis Tsipras, and its new finance minister, Euclid Tsakalotos, that …

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Greece: How did it get into this mess?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Greece's affair with the euro began with the grandest of hopes. The country approved the euro in 2001, in time to be among the first countries to use the new currency.<p>At first, the most ambitious attempt ever to create a new multinational currency all seemed to go so well. The predicted …

How Fifty Shades Is Dominating the Literary Scene

Literary agents and publishers are scouring fan fiction sites for the next Fifty Shades of Grey.<p>When <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i> author E.L. James first signed a seven-figure contract with Random House’s Vintage Books imprint in 2012, some literary agents dismissed the deal as a fluke. The trilogy started …

How to Deal With Writers' Block: Top 6 DON'Ts

Creative block – we’ve all been there. It can be a total nightmare for a professional writer who relies on their creativity for their bread and …

13 Tips for Writing a Novel

Writing is one of the greatest forms of communication. It brings people of different eras, countries, and languages together. It reveals the bonds that unite humanity and expresses the universal plights and pleasures of the human condition.<p>For me, completing a final chapter heralds the last few …

The Common Elements of Good Storytelling

Roy Henry is First-Nations, so his culture is one of passing information to the next generation through story. And he does it well. So well, that the handful of times a year he tells stories for a few days in a row, the room is always full.<p>I’ve heard many of his stories more than once. I enjoy …

Here Are 5 Elements of Great Storytelling

By Bryan KramerSnow White. Cinderella. Sleeping Beauty. All names that are part of the iconic stories we grew up with. Retold countless times through …

30 Things About Screenwriting: Watch movies. Read scripts. Write pages.

You can learn pretty much everything you need to know about screenwriting by doing these three things:<p>Watch movies.<br>Read scripts.<br>Write pages.<p>I coined …

5 DIY Organic Shampoo Recipes

The harsh chemical compounds present in commercial shampoos may make our tresses dull, dry, and unhealthy. Going organic can save your hair from this …

Hair Care

12 Foods to Look Better Naked

According to adult toy company Adam & Eve, 41 percent of American adults prefer to get busy in the dark. Although that stat isn't particularly …

25 Remarkable Typography, Lettering & Calligraphy Designs

Beautiful examples of <b>typography designs</b>, hand-lettering and calligraphy artwork design created by talented graphic designers and artists from all …

New Fiercely Powerful Metal Animal Sculptures by Seluk Yilmaz

Istanbul-based sculptor Seluk Yilmaz uses thin strands of hammered and welded metal to render animal heads in fearsome, three-dimensional forms. Like his majestic lion sculpture made from 4,000 metal scraps, his recent renderings of tiger, fox, and lynx busts exude a powerful grace that's apparent …

5 Reasons To Never Drink Vitamin Water Again

A beverage called Vitaminwater has been very popular in recent years.<p>It contains added vitamins and minerals, and is marketed as healthy.<p>However, …

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Powerbeats2 are Beats by Dre's first wireless earbuds

There may have been some big changes at Beats recently, but it's still all about the headphones. The newest addition to the (ever growing) family is the Powerbeats². As the name suggests, they are a revision of the original sport-friendly buds from Beats, but this time they're wireless -- Beats' …

Summer Outfit Ideas Inspired by the Victoria's Secret Angels

Considering the sizzling hot summer weather, looking chic <i>and</i> sexy all season long is a whole lot more attainable than during the covered-up, bone-chilling winter. (Or a frigid spring, if you take this year into consideration.) But we can always use more inspiration to stay figuratively hot but …

Are you ready for the next chapter of Wi-Fi? Meet 802.11ax

Advertisement<p>9 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / Sputanski<p>Now that the first wave of 802.11ac Wi-Fi routers and devices are making their way out the …

Kim and Khloé Kardashian Share New Photos of Baby North at the Kimye Wedding

If you think you've had enough of the Kardashian-West nuptials, then you probably haven't seen these photos! Kim Kardashian shared an intimate shot …

Opening ceremony of World Cup 2014 in Brazil - in pictures

All the glitz and the glamour – and some rather odd-looking walking vegetation – at the opening ceremony of World Cup 2014 in São Paulo, Brazil