Mental Illness Photo Series - John William Keedy. Last week, we posted a story on schizophrenia, which aimed to provide an idea of what it's like to live with the condition.
The reader response was overwhelmingly positive. Although, some of you (correctly) pointed out that it's impossible to truly understand exactly what a chronic mental health problem feels like — unless you've gone through it yourself. With that in mind, an ongoing project by photographer John William Keedy illuminates another of the many, many facets of mental illness. Meet Jia Hua, Who Started Her Own Line Straight Out of Parsons. Facebook explica el motivo por el que nadie lee lo que publicamos en nuestras páginas. Desde diciembre de 2013 el alcance orgánico de las publicaciones de las páginas en Facebook es prácticamente ridículo.
Lo que publicamos en una página en dicha red social solo es visto por un muy pequeño porcentaje de seguidores de la misma, lo que ha permitido que miles (¿millones?) De estrategias de divulgación de contenido en Facebook tengan que reanalizarse completamente. Para alcanzar más seguidores parece que solo hay dos formas: consiguiendo que la gente comente, marque “me gusta” y comparta lo que enviamos (de esa forma Facebook irá aumentando el porcentaje inicial) o pasando por caja.
George R. R. Martin Wants More ‘Game of Thrones,’ Too. Photo The culture has a crush on George R.
R. Martin’s writing these days, specifically his best-selling “A Song of Ice and Fire” series, the inspiration behind the hit HBO show “Game of Thrones,” whose fourth season ends Sunday night. Even with all of this success, though, there is some tension between HBO’s interpretation of the “Thrones” dream and Mr. Your mega summer reading list: 70+ picks from the TED community. Summer: the season for cracking open a good book under the shade of a tree.
The Everything Guide to The Early Morning. When it comes to capturing the romance of the city, photographers, writers, and flâneurs have long turned to the New York night—with its bright lights and tireless revelers—for inspiration. The morning, not so much. The Evolution of Pitti Uomo, Part II: New Frontiers and Building Brand Pitti. FLORENCE, Italy — In its first phase of growth, Pitti Immagine Uomo evolved from a trade show hosting 30 brands to a formalwear destination which dominated the Italian menswear industry and played a key role in the emergence of Italian fashion on the global stage.
Hangovers, Why - Olga Khazan. The cause of hangovers isn't what you think—and other insights from a new group that researches a very old problem.
If you have one too many tonight, among the things you might be wondering tomorrow morning–along with “Where is the Advil?” And “Can everyone please just shhh?” —are a number of existential queries that hangovers, in all their guilt-inducing agony, tend to stir. Like, “Is that ‘hair of the dog’ thing true?” Want a Good Night’s Sleep? Make a Plan. Photo Skin Deep By HILARY HOWARD Dr.
What the Western Means Now - Noah Gittell. The Rover and forthcoming throwbacks to the John Wayne era may not dominate the box office, but they speak to American anxieties in a distinctly modern way.
A scene from The Rover (A24) In recent years, the cowboy has been replaced by the superhero as the most common expression of American values in blockbuster filmmaking. Yes, cleaners do a dirty job. But we don't deserve rubbish wages. This week, Tony Abbott talked about my job in parliament – he talked about cleaners.
I am proud of my work and of my contribution to our society and our economy. I read books. Does that make me a nerd? This morning, I had one of the most extraordinary and exciting moments of my life.
I interviewed Michael Morpurgo. And now, I'm sitting here and typing away in the Guardian offices, where I have been allowed to spend the day. For any young reader or writer, this is the absolute dream. MAN: Bobby Abley Spring/Summer 2015 » Fucking Young! Bobby Abley presented his Spring/Summer 2015 collection at MAN during London Collections: Men, inspired by The Little Mermaid. MAN is the joint initiative between Topman and Fashion East (the non-profit organisation established by Lulu Kennedy MBE and the Old Truman Brewery in 2000). MAN spearheaded London Fashion Week’s menswear schedule in 2005 and proudly champions emerging menswear talent. Designers are selected by a panel of buyers, stylists and journalists including Nicola Formichetti, Charlie Porter and Tim Blanks. Each season these young designers receive a bursary, catwalk show-production, PR support and expert advice to help them launch their labels.
Introducing BoF's Menswear Hub. FLORENCE, Italy — My first trip to Pitti Uomo was back in January 2010, when BoF was still very much a passion project run from my sofa. But from that very first visit, I was impressed by the scale and creativity of this, the largest menswear tradeshow in the world, which attracts around 30,000 buyers, vendors, journalists and manufacturers — in short, representatives from every aspect of the entire menswear industry.
And, then, there is the merchandise. No One Gets Your Sad Attempts at Flirting. A coy smile, some strategic arm-touching, a bit of eyelash-batting — you’re deploying all your best flirty weapons, and your target is just not getting it. But it's (probably) not anything you’re doing wrong. People — both men and women — are just not very good at recognizing flirty behavior, new research shows. Why Voice Mails Are So Horribly Awkward. Over the weekend, the New York Times published a story announcing the demise of voice mail, quoting a Vonage spokesperson who said that voicemail use had decreased 8 percent from last October to April of this year. The story positions millennials as being primarily responsible, as the text-preferring generation has little patience for sitting through a long, droning message. But there’s another element here: awkwardness.
The piece also quotes four-time Moth StorySLAM–winner Kate Greathead, who said, “I’m fine telling a story in front of 400 strangers, but get dry-mouthed when leaving a voice mail.” But it doesn’t delve much into the why factor; what exactly is it that makes leaving a message at the beep so deeply uncomfortable? In a sense, leaving a voice mail taps into everything we fear about public speaking — with the added discomfort of receiving absolute silence from your audience, said Joshua Clegg, a psychologist at CUNY’s John Jay College of Criminal Justice, in an email. The Luxury of Waiting for Marriage to Have Kids - Olga Khazan. 'The Past Is Never Dead,' Bill Faulkner Told Us—but He Didn't Know About the Iraq War - James Fallows.
Nobody's Son. I lost my father this past year, and the word feels right because I keep looking for him. The Real Reason Twentysomething Women Are Worried. The Creative Class. NEW YORK, United States — “Everyone has that one friend who knows everyone and knows the coolest places to go or the best eyebrow waxer. American Political Satire: Wimpy - Libby Watson.
Masters of Love - Emily Esfahani Smith. Tavi Forever. We are losing the art of reading. ‘Although we love to argue about books, acquire them, express strong opinions about them, etc, etc, more than ever we seem to be losing the knack of reading them.’ Breaking the wall of secrecy on the sexual abuse of men by women. Woman, 21, born of rape and adopted by two Londoners: 'My birth mother thought I was evil and wanted to strangle me' 'Victims Can Lie as Much as Other People' - Pat Joseph. 27 Dresses Review- Save The Date Jen Doll. How I Became an Unfair Teacher - Ben Orlin. Lawless Movie. A N Wilson: A university education is priceless. How to Make the Narcissist in Your Life a Little Nicer - Olga Khazan. Why You Hate Work.
What’s Lost as Handwriting Fades. 3 Rising Fashion PRs. An open letter to all my male friends. Greatist - Making New Friends, Keeping Old Friendships. Kill the Cover Letter and Résumé. 'Empathetically Correct' Is the New Politically Correct - Karen Swallow Prior. Las aventuras de Coño, tu compañero peludo y fiel. Letizia, una princesa sin guion. Apple Refuses To Sell Female Masturbation App. YouBeauty - How To Be On Time. Study: Opportunities in Young Adulthood Linked to Later Narcissism - Julie Beck. How to Build a Happier Brain - Julie Beck.
The Private Lives of Public Bathrooms - Julie Beck. Why Airplane Food Is So Bad - Julie Beck. Charlize Theron Vogue Cover June 2014. Why I want you to steal my ideas. 13 razones para NO montar una empresa. Everything I Need to Know, I Learned From Nora Ephron. US students request 'trigger warnings' on literature. Slightly More Than 100 Fantastic Pieces of Journalism - Conor Friedersdorf. El niño prodigio que también rapea. Trenta anys de te verd –Restaurants–Time Out Barcelona. The Benefits of Distraction and Overstimulation. How We're Wrecking Our Feet With Every Step We Take. Why It's Great That Women Say 'I Don't Know' Everyone should know just how much the government lied to defend the NSA.
Joyas literarias inglesas para todos. Should Paid 'Menstrual Leave' Be a Thing? - Emily Matchar. Jill Abramson Refused to Go Quietly at the Times. Why Jill Abramson Was Fired. Why Jill Abramson Was Fired. Nora Ephron And Why Women Take Jill Abramson's Firing Personally. Adéu als malsons. Honest Company Jobs - Social Director, Career. Not all scientific studies are created equal - David H. Schwartz. Promises That Can Bend Without Breaking. Louie Fat Girl Speech - Louis CK Sarah Baker. The Reason Why Hollywood Makes So Many Boring Superhero Movies - Derek Thompson. Which Airline Is The Best - Mileage Programs. Stop calling teachers 'Miss' or 'Sir', pupils are told. Those of us with dementia need a little help from our friends. Maria Lemos, Showroom Director. To Dream in Different Cultures. Zooey Deschanel, Jake Johnson Talk ‘New Girl’ Relationships, Season 4. Grace of Monaco review: Cannes opens with a royal biopic worse than Diana.
DailyWorth - Company Sabotaging Success. Study: You Really Can 'Work Smarter, Not Harder' - Nanette Fondas. 'Miss' must stay. As a teacher I can say that. It’s Kind of a Funny Story: Christopher Peters and Shane Gabier, Creatures of the Wind. Cannes 2014: Mr Turner review – Timothy Spall dazzles as artist JMW Turner. The Sexual Assault Crisis on American Campuses.
Log off before you nod off: why a good sleep is vital for a long life. How Orgasm Could Dull Pain - Merissa Nathan Gerson. Reading, Writing, Arithmetic, and Lately, Coding. ¿Eres una persona normal? Fashion, Magazines, Brands and Power. Billie Piper: 'I'm just a restless person' ¿Por qué somos tan obedientes? Readers' panel: experiences of books in prison. The US lawyer bubble has conclusively popped. A Shy Girl's Guide To Hitting On Guys. The Truth About Immigration: Are Foreigners Jumping the Queue? The top ten billionaires. Campaign urges boarding schools to stop taking young children. What Is a Book? - Alexis C. Madrigal. How Creativity Could Save Humanity - Joe Fassler.