Sarah Glick

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What not to say to your kids when they see a genderqueer person on the street

Kids are naturally curious. They <b>ask questions about everything</b> they see and usually do so pretty loudly, which can sometimes put parents in awkward …

Parenting

These Days I Miss John Updike, a Remote and Noble Male Mentor

Over 20 years ago, in the fall of 1997, I got my first job, at The New Yorker magazine. A small-town girl from coastal Maine, I had graduated from Brown six months earlier and had been recommended by the writer Francine Du Plessix-Gray, a visiting professor there. I had taken the bus to New York …

Literature

What Paul Taylor Has Taught Me

I was 22, fresh out of school. Wet behind the ears, I was using a light boom backstage as a warm-up barre before my debut performance with the Paul …

The Purpose of Life is to Be a Nobody

We all experience the world like we are at the center of reality.<p>We think and we feel in relation to how our senses absorb information and how this …

Owe

Why Some Like It Hot is the greatest comedy ever made

Billy Wilder’s glittering masterpiece has topped BBC Culture’s 100 greatest comedy films poll. Nicholas Barber explains why.<p>In 1958, Tony Curtis was at a Hollywood party when Billy Wilder took him aside. Wilder was planning a film about two musicians who dress up as women to join an all-girl band, …

List-Worthy

The purpose of life is to be a nobody

We all experience the world like we are at the center of reality.<p>We think and we feel in relation to how our senses absorb information and how this information mingles with our personal memories. The subjective perception created by these interactions provides the illusion of importance.<p>We forget …

Self-improvement

The 6 Best Things About Making a Mistake

The other day I sent an invoice to a client. Well, I thought I had... until I received a PayPal email notifying me that I, in fact, had <i>paid</i> my client …

New York City

25 Brilliant Quotes About Art From Famous Artists and Great Creative Minds

Many people turn to the portfolios of prolific artists, writers, and other creatives when seeking artistic inspiration. In addition to their powerful bodies of work, however, it is also worth listening to the words spoken, written, and shared by these influential figures. Many creatives offer …

Art

A Responsibility to Light: An Illustrated Manifesto for Creative Resilience and the Artist’s Duty in Dark Times

“Feel all the things. Feel the hard things. The inexplicable things, the things that make you disavow humanity’s capacity for redemption… Feel afraid. Feel powerless. Feel frozen. And then FOCUS.”<p><i>“This is precisely the time when artists go to work,”</i> Toni Morrison wrote in her electrifying case for …

A Manifesto for Creative Resilience

Illustrator Wendy MacNaughton and writer Courtney E. Martin created a manifesto for creative resilience. Three versions of the above poster are …

Posters

This Study of 2 Million People Says Two Drinks Significantly Lowers Your Risk of Heart Disease | Inc.com

Plenty of research shows that light to moderate intake of alcohol is associated with a reduced risk of heart problems.<p>Now the most comprehensive study yet -- involving 2 million people -- shows that moderate drinkers are 44 percent less likely to die from a sudden cardiovascular-related event than …

Holistic Medicine

DIY ideas: 9 simple projects you're gonna want to try!

Have you ever sat at your computer, had a flick through Pinterest and thought to yourself that you could make everything you've seen? Well, you're …

Kangana’s Home Is A Perfect Reflection Of Her Personality: Bold, Quirky and Unapologetic

They say a home can say a lot about the home owner.<p>The same goes true for Kangana Ranaut, the queen, whose beautiful abode was recently featured in …

Eric W. Barfield

Doting Dad Illustrates the Sweet and Silly Things His Young Daughter Says

Just 3 years ago, graphic designer and father Martin Bruckner was inspired to begin <i>Spaghetti Toes</i>, a silly series that presents the cute and quirky things said by his then-2-year-old daughter, Harper Grace. Since then, Bruckner has dedicated much of his time to illustrating the imaginative phrases …

Cute

Don’t Think Twice, It’s All Right

It ain’t no use to sit and wonder why, babe<br>It don’t matter, anyhow<br>An’ it ain’t no use to sit and wonder why, babe<br>If you don’t know by now<br>When your …

Warner Bros

Easy Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Recipe - Chowhound

Ingredients (10)<p>2 medium yellow onions, thinly sliced<br>• 4 medium garlic cloves, thinly sliced<br>• 1 cup chicken stock or low-sodium chicken broth<br>• 1 tablespoon …

Crystal Pite on responding to the refugee crisis, working at the Royal Ballet and the purpose of art

Crystal Pite is working against the clock. In a bright rehearsal studio at the Royal Opera House she has just a matter of weeks to make her first …

Hundreds of Vintage Posters Are Now Available to Download and Print 100% Free

Soviet propaganda, old liqueurs, and advertisements for 60s airlines— start your printers!<p>If the posters of today still had the look of those of yesteryear, would they still get tagged and trolled as often? Much work today, it seems, lacks the graphic audacity of yore, opting instead for forms and …

Posters

A Fable by Janet Planet

Teen and Her Dog Showcase Incredible Bond by Performing Amazing Tricks Together

Most pet parents have a hard enough time teaching their dog to sit on command. But for 16-year-old Mary and her canine companion Secret, they’re perfectly in sync. The two-year-old Australian Shepherd performs the ultimate dog tricks, with a repertoire so impressive that they’ll make a human …

Pets

20 misused words that make smart people look dumb

We’re all tempted to use words that we’re not too familiar with.<p>If this were the only problem, I wouldn’t have much to write about. That’s because …

Language

Trump's Proposed Budget Would Cost Vermont Arts Groups Millions

click to enlarge<p>In February, <i>Seven Days</i> spoke with the heads of various local arts groups to gauge reaction to then-rumored federal budget cuts to the …

How to Live Life with Fantastic Aliveness: Remembering Amy Krouse Rosenthal

In praise of the precious miraculousness of the mundane.<p><i>“Do you need a prod? Do you need a little darkness to get you going?”</i> Mary Oliver asked in her ode to living with maximum aliveness, written during her brush with cancer.<p>I’ve been thinking of Oliver’s poem as I remember with a sorrowful heart …

Literature

'My way of coping with the world at the moment' - Crystal Pite on Flight Pattern (The Royal Ballet)

Hermann Hesse on Little Joys, Breaking the Trance of Busyness, and the Most Important Habit for Living with Presence

“The high value put upon every minute of time, the idea of hurry-hurry as the most important objective of living, is unquestionably the most dangerous enemy of joy.”<p><i>“Of all ridiculous things the most ridiculous seems to me, to be busy — to be a man who is brisk about his food and his work,”</i> …

Mentally Owning a Book

Reading is one of the key ways we learn new things. And while it’s easy to pick a book up and turn the pages, it’s harder to actually understand and …

Why The Silence of the Lambs is a feminist fable

The film won the best picture Oscar 25 years ago – and as both a heart-stopping chiller and a commentary on sexual harassment and the male gaze, was miles ahead of its time, writes Nicholas Barber.<p>It’s 25 years since The Silence of the Lambs became only the third film in history to win Oscars in …

Horror