Set amid the wilderness of Yellowstone National Park, this enigmatic adventure offers a compelling meditation on love, loss and loneliness Firewatch is a game about solitude and space, a first-person journey through the massive wilderness of America’s Yellowstone National Park. Show More Summary
Good news for internet artists. Schlosspost, an online platform for Stuttgart’s Akademie Schloss Solitude, is planning to extend the public foundation’s international artist residency program. The extension will coincide with the launch of their own online residency program. Show More Summary
"The roaring of the wind is my wife and the Stars through the window pane are my Children... I do not live in this world alone but in a thousand worlds."
Anyone who is sick and tired of the peace and quiet afforded by the solitude of nature should head over to Estonia's Võru county forest and take a listen through the giant wooden microphones found in their clearing. These wooden tubes were installed in a clearing deep within the Estonian forest by a group of interior architecture students. Show More Summary
A young woman's loneliness turns her into a monster in a flooded city in Sea of Solitude, the upcoming game from developer Jo-Mei. CEO and creative director Cornelia Geppert gave handsome fellow Anthony Carboni an exclusive interview...Show More Summary
Or at least that’s how it is now, but thanks to Harmon and Microsoft, this last savored solitude could soon to be ruined. At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Harman announced that it’s bringing Microsoft Office—including Word, Excel and Powerpoint—to a car near you (precisely which vehicles
New Year's is our most existential holiday, marking only the passage of time. It's a hard & sad thing to face alone
After an hour straight of exploration in pure, uninterrupted solitude, I put down the controller and asked myself, “What on earth am I doing with my time?” I’d started a new save of Elite: Dangerous with the Horizons expansion that recently shipped. Show More Summary
"All I want is solitude. Gift me reprise from you and you."
"'Cuz all I want is solitude/ Gift me reprise from you and you."
Cliftonville striker Ciaran Murray is returning to Larne in a loan deal in January after a brief spell at Solitude.
The “Exhilarated Room” is a funhouse of crystalline mirrors, like Superman’s Fortress of Solitude, dotted with flower-like patterns and accompanied by the putrid odor of what’s described to me as “Blooming Peony and Cherry.” The museum is not a museum at all. It is an elaborate, walk-through advertisement for Glade products, complete with some […]
"True solitude is found in the wild places, where one is without human obligation. One's inner voices become audible...In consequence, one responds more clearly to other lives." ~ Wendell Berry
Not liking everybody or desiring solitude or preferring one close friend to a group of many is not social dysfunction. We're overgeneralizing what it means to be "anti-social" or "socially anxious," when those are extreme, if not clinical terms that we may want to think twice before throwing around. Show More Summary
Sand sculpture of a wise hermit (Credit: RADEK MICA/AFP/Getty Images) While waiting for our luggage to appear on the conveyor belt at Tribhuvan International Airport, a local man who flew with me from Doha to Kathmandu looked over and asked, “Trekking?” His coarse skin and pleasant countenance reminded me of photos I’d [...]
Part Into the Wild, part Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Howard Axelrod’s The Point of Vanishing is the story of his two years spent in profound solitude in the Vermont wilderness. Called “torture” by prison rights activists and “a threat to mental stability” by psychologists, Axelrod’s decision to sequester himself from society […]
Thanksgiving is a time for family, food and joy, but unfortunately it can also be a source of health-impacting stress and anxiety for many. Between the influx of visitors, football games on the television and the necessary shopping, cooking and cleaning up, there can be far too little time devoted to reflective conversation with friends and family. Show More Summary
First there was the microbe that scientists called “The Bold Traveler,” found living in lightless solitude more than two miles down a South African gold mine. Nothing alive had ever been found in rock fractures at that depth before.Read full article >>
An excerpt from 40/40 Vision: Clarifying Your Mission in Midlife F or every ten people who love the cycles of nature, at least one hates them. To most people, a sunrise offers quiet moments of solitude and an inherent promise: it’s a brand-new day that’s never been lived before. Show More Summary
"Previous technologies have expanded communication. But the last round may be contracting it."