Unita Vasishta

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A psychologist discovered the secret to never getting frustrated

The guy in front of you is driving like an idiot. Your boss is being a jerk. Your partner isn't listening.<p>And sometimes these all happen to you <i>on the same day</i>.<p>What's the fix for this? One guy came up with a solution that deals with all of these problems — and more.<p>Albert Ellis was quite a …

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From anywhere in the world, browse the news and shows of France 24 on your mobile and your tablet. Read and watch the latest news or learn French by installing and using our applications.<p>• Browse through top news stories, latest news, special reports<p>• Watch live TV shows and TV on demand<p>• Get the …

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10min JEFF Chair Refurb

<b>Materials:</b> 1xJEFF Chair and 1m of 75-80mm PVC Pipe<p><b>Description:</b> Find some discarded folding chairs, this hack should work for any IKEA folding chair. …

Steps To Obtain Closure And Move Forward | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

<b>“Closure</b> <i>or need for closure are psychological terms that describe the desire or need individuals have for information that will allow them to</i> …

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The Foundation of You: From Sorrow to Resilience | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

“We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey.” ~ Kenji Miyazawa<p>If the title of this article called to you, know that your stories are …

Why Checking In With Yourself Is So Important | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

<b>Checking Your Facebook Timeline More Often Than You Check In On Yourself?</b><p>How truly connected do you feel to yourself and those around you? If, like …

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3 Ways to Rebuild Your Life When You've Hit Rock Bottom

<i>“Thinking will not overcome fear, but action will.”</i><p><i>– W Clement Stone</i><p><b>In 2010 I had the best year of my life. By far.</b><p><b>And then in 2011, I had the worst</b> …

Happiness

5 Ways To Quiet a Racing Mind

Yawn!<p>That’s exactly how I started every morning when I was feeling the impact of burnout.<p>I was tired and exhausted during the day, and then my mind …

Mindfulness

Smile And Wave

One of my favorite kinds of projects is one where I can repurpose something I picked up along the way either in a thrift store or, in this case, on …

Make Your Own Braided Rug

I've wanted to make rugs for as long as I can remember. Even in high school I want to make my own home decor. Rugs are a little intimidating because …

Smile And Wave

Ever since seeing the woven stools at Target earlier this year I've wanted to try my hand at making something with the pretty rope selection from …

James Rhodes: 'Find what you love and let it kill you'

After the inevitable "How many hours a day do you practice?" and "Show me your hands", the most common thing people say to me when they hear I'm a pianist is "I used to play the piano as a kid. I really regret giving it up". I imagine authors have lost count of the number of people who have told …

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Why Jazz Musicians Love 'The Rite Of Spring'

A 100-year-old ballet, composed by a Russian for a French audience, has become something of a jazz standard.<p>Igor Stravinsky's orchestral score for <i>The Rite of Spring</i> has been interpolated on record by musicians like Ornette Coleman, Alice Coltrane and Hubert Laws. Many, many more knew <i>The</i> <i>Rite</i>, and …

10 OMG moments in classical music

What are the greatest moments in classical music history? The bits that make you immediately rewind and play them again? Simply, the most surprising, …

Piano

YouTube 'destroying music', pianist says in angry protest

Polish musician caught a member of the audience filming him on a mobile phone when he was performing in Essen, German<p>One of the world's leading concert pianists angrily exited a performance on Monday evening saying YouTube was "destroying music" after he caught a member of the audience filming him …

How Do People Listen?

In interviews, classical musicians are often asked how they would like their performances to be "experienced." It is an interesting question that elicits varied and sometimes fascinating responses, but it also raises a couple of other fundamental questions. Is there a "best" way for music to be …

Schubert: 20 facts about the great composer

During a career lasting less than 20 years, Franz Schubert (1797-1828) produced a torrent of work, including operas and symphonies; 600 songs; …

Piano

Limelight - Australia's Classical Music & Arts Magazine

May 19, 2018<p>Joined by some international guests, the ARCO Chamber Soloists show us just what period instruments are capable of.<p>May 19, 2018<p>Liza Lim's …

Leonard Bernstein

The most intensely funny fails in classical music

Awkward tuning mishaps, hilarious instrumental malfunctions, and embarrassing concert disasters - the road to musical greatness doesn't always run …

Flute

Smartphones in the Concert Hall

At a recent concert where I played the Brahms concerto, a young man in the second row filmed my entire performance on his smartphone. When I first noticed him, my reaction was one of surprise and mild annoyance. This sort of thing is prohibited, as a rule, in most if not all traditional concert …

10 Home Projects You Should Not DIY... Unless You're A Professional (PHOTOS)

Now that the weather is cooling down, you may get that urge to tackle some of the projects around the house that you put off all summer long. (Hey it's called summer <i>vacation</i> for a reason, right?) Good for you! But before you get ahead of yourself, it's best to assess what you can actually handle on …

Organize Your Space with DIY Bookshelves

So many books, so many collectibles, so little room… If you’re short on shelf space, this post is for you, especially if you feel like getting …

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Tata & Singapore Airlines: keen to fly

What can Tata possibly see in this struggling sector?<p>For the second time this year, Tata Sons has announced plans to launch a new Indian airline. The …

Marjorie Hill, Gay Men's Health Crisis CEO, Allegedly Forced Out After Angering Clients, Staff: Report

<i>By Mathew Katz, DNA Info</i><p>CHELSEA — The head of the city's largest AIDS service organization was forced out by the board of directors after she angered clients and staff, DNAinfo New York has learned.<p>Gay Men's Health Crisis announced Monday that CEO Marjorie Hill would leave the organization after …

Before & After: A Simple Solution to Hiding an Electrical Panel

What's one to do when there's a big ugly electrical panel in the middle of a dining room wall. The answer was actually quite simple, and I was able …

36 Creative Bookshelves And Bookcases Designs

Most of us still have real books and magazines at home, though there are electronic books now. Therefore, we need a space to store them, and …

An Antique-Filled Victorian House in Illinois

Inside an antique-filled Victorian.<p>Designer Annie Brahler creates an old-world feeling in her Jacksonville house with a creamy palette, chandeliers in every room, and one incredible shoe closet design. Read the full interview for her ideas on decorating with antiques.