The journey we choose to embark on is a Herculean one. Hiking nearly 2,200 miles is an act of lunacy to the average person. But there is a calling to we few that decide to make the journey, a lot of times one that we ignore for years before finally submitting. That call started for......
It was the isolation that made Erika Morales most wary of her job as a night shift janitor. The solitude had begun to feel like a trap. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website.
If you’re a Candlemass fan, you are going to love this new rendition of their song “Solitude”. This one is covered by Oceans Of Slumber, who released it as part of their latest EP Blue but this video is a live performance in the studio. Blue by Oceans of Slumber
The crowded, smelly interior of NYC subway trains is for nerds and losers—true iconoclasts cling to the outside of the train, where the fresh tunnel breezes tousle your hair and you can really commune with the environment. And probably die. Show More Summary
Many of us feel the need to seek out solitude. Recently, though, I’ve been learning that this quest for time alone can be a gamble. Sometimes, when all that I’m seeking is a little solitude, I can take a wrong turn somewhere and find myself way out in a lonely place. Here are five wrong turns that might take us away from solitude and toward loneliness.
Exp.Inst.Moon is a combination of musical instrument, technology, and art. As an interactive art installation, users touch electronic sensors that relay signals through the electronic components to an Arduino microcontroller that converts the input into projections of sound and light. Show More Summary
Inspiration isn’t easy to tap into in our plugged-in, oversaturated world. Writers and other creative people often crave solitude, peace, or a place to recharge so they can commit to their work — whether that place is a window on a stunning...Show More Summary
It is probably the hottest museum show in the world right now. Unless you have been living marooned in solitude like some Dark Ages anchorite, you will be aware that Savage Beauty, the Victoria & Albert Museum show dedicated to Alexander...Show More Summary
Among Spanish-language novel prizes the premio Internacional de Novela Rómulo Gallegos is hard to top: winning titles include One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Márquez, Terra Nostra by Carlos Fuentes, Palinuro of Mexico...Show More Summary
Despite a wealth of randomised missions, side-quests and collection tasks, sandbox environments can feel weird when the authors withdraw Continue reading...
The deepest and most organic death is death in solitude, when even light becomes a principle of death. In such moments you will be severed from life, from love, smiles, friends and even from death. And you will ask yourself if there is anything besides the nothingness of the world and your own nothingness. Read more...
Many seek freedom in solitude, but newresearch suggests feelings of controlcome from social belonging. The true story of Christopher McCandless, dramatised in the 2007 film Into the Wild, is a search for radical independence that culminates in McCandless’ solitary existence in the wilds of Alaska. Show More Summary
Book Review - Jackie K Cooper SOLITUDE CREEK by Jeffery Deaver Jeffery Deaver is a writer who scores hit after hit with his intensely diabolical thrillers. His most popular books feature the investigative team of Lincoln Rhyme and Amelia Sachs, and he has written numerous novels with them in the lead roles. Show More Summary
This is not a book to be read in solitude. Not for the obvious reason that it’s frightening, but because every few lines some fascinating or unexpected fact forces you… Read more The post Throw away the Valium and start bragging instead appeared first on The Spectator.
Traveling solo is an empowering experience, and there’s much to be said for experiencing certain places on your own. Personally, I enjoy the solitude and the chance to internally reflect on what I’m seeing and experiencing. But sometimes a girl just wants to have fun with other human beings. Read more...
During New York's Design Week, a trio of interactive installations proved silence is golden. For decades, designers have fixated on building spaces that encourage openness and social interaction. But now that smartphones have made it...Show More Summary
We are Solitude Entertainment and our goal with this Kickstarter is to gain more time for development, and to try to raise enough money (both through Kickstarter and normal game sales) to keep the project off iOS. Windows/Windows phone is currently suffering from the lack of apps that are NOT on one or more of […]
The previously stolen book is worth $23,000. News by Raine Winters A valuable first edition version of One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez has been found by the Columbia national police force, reports The Guardian. Last weekend at a book fair in Bogota, the book was stolen. Show More Summary
Delivering pizza is a semi-thankless profession—in which solitude is the biggest bonus—and one with a high risk of bodily harm. How can we possibly expect people to go out there and drive our food around?
It’s been a couple of weeks since my last post and encompassing two weeks out here in a post is so impossible. Similarly to my last post, amazing is the best descriptor. We’ve continued to meet so many awesome people (several trials bloggers!), log many miles and some high mileage days, weather the wide array......