Meditating has always been about unplugging, finding a quiet place with no distractions and experiencing a few minutes of solitude. But a new way of meditating, courtesy of famed doctor and self-help author Deepak Chopra, flips that notion on its head. In his re-imagining, instead of disconnecting,...
Lara Maiklem has spent 20 years ‘mudlarking’ on the Thames foreshore – finding peace, solitude and fragments from 2,000 years of human history The sun is climbing steadily into a pollution-tinged sky as I wrestle with my vertigo on a wall high above the Thames in London. Show More Summary
This post was brought to you by Thought Catalog and Quote Catalog. By Bianca Sparacino It’s not that introverts don’t want to fall in love. It’s just that our solitude is stunning. Breathtaking, actually. We see colours differently when we are alone. Show More Summary
One of the most delightful experiences in the bustling metropolis of Manhattan is in finding a secluded oasis within it. In a city where space is at a premium, there remains hidden away a lush garden of solitude, known to only a very few. Show More Summary
Being alive in solitude is where we learn how to love, how to breathe, how to desire, and how to evolve.
The respite, peace, and sense of solitude that we get from exploring and playing No Man’s Sky is a topic we’ve already covered , but if you’re thinking about picking it up, definitely head over and read Kotaku’s review. [Kotaku ] Read more...
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Remember Curiosity, the rover we sent on a trip to Mars for a life of planetary exploration and solitude? As it turns out, today marks his first birthday after spending a year on the red planet. After four years year of servitude, it has made more than 70,000 images and fired more than 75,000 lasers to check up on rock composition. Show More Summary
It’s not that introverts don’t want to fall in love; it’s not that introverts don’t want to spend time in the company of someone we admire. It's just that we enjoy the company of the world more. Our solitude is stunning.
This centrally located Mt. Washington walk is freeway close and just minutes from downtown Los Angeles. But it gets off the beaten path quickly and offers serenity, silence and solitude. 1. Start walking from San Rafael Avenue, near the corner of Elyria Drive near the stately Self-Realization Fellowship...
As he wraps up his tenure, President Barack Obama shares that he is most productive in solitude. Here is how he leads while respecting his introversion.
President Barack Obama is a night owl, and his hours of solitude after dark are crucial to his well-being, according to a story in The New York Times. The Times reveals how the president spends his late-night time in the Treaty Room,...Show More Summary
Solitude is the greatest topping of all. The post The PizzaDome Finally Unites Camping and Artisanal Pizza appeared first on WIRED.
There’s nothing like an island break in the middle of your travels to really make you feel like you’re on vacation. Along the beach is a row of Monopoly-size huts, each lovingly painted and carved, stained with generations of familyShow More Summary
There’s something exceptionally intense about hillclimb racing. The angry automotive sounds smashing nature’s solitude– it’s all very dramatic in a “man versus nature” kind of way. This car takes that to a new level though. Read mor...
Toby Coke is a band born out of the solitude that moving to a new city can bring. That seclusion leaves a lot of time for wandering contemplation, and those thoughts are reflected in the band’s heavy lyrics and existential exploration. “Never Be Alone” is the first single from their upcoming album Time Negator, due […]
On being asked, whence is the flower.In May, when sea-winds pierced our solitudes,I found the fresh Rhodora in the woods,Spreading its leafless blooms in a damp nook,To please the desert and the sluggish brook.The purple petals fallen...Show More Summary
I regularly take holidays alone. And when I say alone, I don't mean booking a room at a fancy hotel for a couple of days R&R. The last trip I took I chose to walk about half of the world famous (and gorgeously beautiful) Great Ocean Walk in Victoria on my own. While I'm a born hiker, I've never walked on my own. Show More Summary
Our biggest mistake is the way we view solitude. The post 3 Powerful Benefits of Being in Solitude for 11 Days appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Solitude with spots of sun Yoshiaki Yamashita is at it again. The minimalist Japanese architect who designed a garage-glorifying modern home and the residential equivalent of a daring backless dress has whipped up yet another creatively clean-lined abode. The Light Grain House in Osaka, Japan is a home all about privacy. Show More Summary