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
More than two years after his death at the age of 87, Gabriel García Márquez has been laid to rest in his home country of Colombia. The ashes of the legendary author, known for such novels as "One Hundred Years of Solitude," "Love in the Time of Cholera," and the novella "Chroncile of a Death Foretold,"...
The meaning of Christmas, and its supposed power to bring friends and family together, is again in evidence this year. Jonathan Freedland admirably called for an end to loneliness, and urged social policy to address it – a sentimentShow More Summary
Where to begin? These past few weeks have been some of the best I’ve ever had. There is so much more to the trail experience than I ever expected. It comes from meeting incredible people, witnessing awe inspiring scenery, stopping in trail towns, and undergoing both physical and psychological trials. I could say so much...
Unless you were hiding under the bed all weekend, you’ve heard that there’s a new Radiohead album. As you may or may not have heard, though, it’s really good! A Moon Shaped Pool is the band’s ninth album, their first since 2011’s The King of Limbs — and perhaps their best since the heady days of […]
One of the greatest parts of camping is leaving the hustle and bustle of daily life behind for the quiet solitude of a simpler world. But how much quiet solitude can you really get when driving a bus-sized RV filled with people, especially...Show More Summary
I'm a firm believer in the idea that "silence is better than bullsht." If you're a true introvert, you value your solitude above all things, because other humans basically suck the energy out of you. For us, being alone definitely does not mean being lonely. Show More Summary
How quiet is the home? Frasier Crane thought he signed the lease on solitude, but. A tall move; to never see your partner in the process, novel. Another caller is on the line. Another, not face-to-face. On the other line, the other, on some remote so-and-so island, forwarding new comm stats, not giving a damn. Show More Summary
image credit Tahiti is a dream come true for many people who are looking for a place where they can enjoy perfect weather, beaches, and solitude (if needed!). But how much do you know about this amazing little part of the world? The Presurfer