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......
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New romantic fantasy "The Age of Adaline" stars Blake Lively as a 29-year-old woman who suffers a freak accident in the 1930s and never ages past that point, cursing her with everlasting beauty but emotional solitude.
Lana Del Rey is definitely opening up after a long winter of solitude from the paparazzi and social media. However, now that her Endless Summer tour is about to begin, Lana Del Rey is letting her light shine for fans in the form of movie reviews. Show More Summary
Let’s get a few things out of the way. First of all, GOOP is ridiculous, right? Gwyneth Paltrow’s lifestyle empire is the pristine Fortress of Solitude for New York Times Style section super-elites. It will make a chiffonade of your mockery and serve it back to you as garnish on a cucumber-dandelion-cayenne smoothie. Show More Summary
“ It’s not ‘natural’ to speak well, eloquently, in an interesting articulate way. People living in groups, families, communes say little—have few verbal means. Eloquence—thinking in words—is a byproduct of solitude, deracination, a heightened painful individuality. ” - Susan Sontag (via kateoplis)
Even if you didn’t sit through the hell that is purchasing a San Diego Comic-Con badge this year, you’ll still be able to get a taste of the event from the comfort—and sweet, sweet solitude—of your couch. In fact, pretty soon, people...Show More Summary
There’s something about being alone that really gets people.
Stillness of the mind that reflects our innermost thoughts can only be achieved in solitude, in a scenario where we are away from worldly distractions.
Every weekday’s end, we collect just about everything you ought to care about or ought not to miss. “The two solitudes are over,” said Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre today in a morning press conference with Mayor John Tory, assuring denizens of both mayors’ cities that when it comes to seeking international investment, the historically rival […]
Solitude could use some better PR. Sometimes there is simply no substitute for being alone with one’s thoughts -- for secluding oneself for the sole purpose of arriving at an important decision undisturbed by the endless stream of arbitrary, uninvited data that assails us in our hyper-connected lives.
Debating which one is worse might be a losing argument, yet it is worth having a conversation. The post Tackling the Masculine Soul in a Duel Between Loneliness and Solitude appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Writing is a solitary pursuit. There's something of the loneliness of the long distance runner in it. It often feels like an extreme sport. Hour after hour after hour of solitude. Time passing quickly if the work is going well, crawling if it's not. Show More Summary
Armory Arts week is over, leaving New York a bit of time to recover until, well, May rolls around and Frieze comes to town. While we relish these moments of solitude, it seems as good a time as ever to look at ahead at a new season of...Show More Summary
For the most part, tennis is an individual sport. Male and female competitors are playing for themselves; for their own glory and success. The Davis Cup provides a welcome break from that solitude and an opportunity to work, and winShow More Summary
Winter hiking. It's got everything- physical challenge, otherworldly beauty, solitude, flow, fussy gear you have to figure out. But the best part is that you get to pee anywhere you want. The whole mountain is your personal bathroom....Show More Summary
Sea of Solitude may be in its early prototype phase, but its concept and in-development art are certainly intriguing. The evocative title is an episodic adventure about a girl named Kay who's turning into a monster and must search the seas for a cure. Show More Summary
Pick your pop culture reference—the Fortress of Solitude or Hoth—and brush the mountains in cotton candy white and add water raging underneath the frozen sheets and you get a little bit close to what Niagara Falls looks like right now. NBC News has footage of the frozen Niagara Falls and it looks like another planet. Read more...
Categories: Quickies Where are all the women hermits? – “…if the hermit is always a man, if there’s nobility in his solitude, then what’s left for women? Old maid. Hag. There must... (Read more...)
The winner of yesterday‘s bout is Thoreau. The best pro-Thoreau argument came from JRC: “This one breaks down to to whose narrative on loneliness and solitude is more interesting: the guy who removed himself from society, or the guy forcibly removed from it. Show More Summary