Andrea Stephenson on nature, the seasons, and writing: “In the long, slow turn of the seasons, I see the pattern of a writer’s life. A cycle of hope and despair, of tunnelling inwards to find a nugget of wisdom and reluctantly re-emerging to display it to the world.”
Forty-six percent of small businesses do not have a website. Rebrand Cities is a civic design and brand project in the US that helps to close this digital divide and aims to get small and neighborhood businesses online. Learn how to participate — as a business owner, partner, or sponsor.
“It’s been a poignant, thought-provoking journey, punctuated by two monuments: one to a way of life; one to life extinguished; and both inextricably bound to the mountain.” In this longread, George Kitching guides us over the Coniston mountains in the English Lake District, diving into the history and culture of the area.
“These snippets of a lifetime make me ponder on how vital stories are. How we keep people, traditions, habits, alive through words. I’ve heard you die twice. First your physical death. And then again, when there’s no one left to tell your story.”
A mom reflects on preparing her 12-year-old sons to fly alone, to grandma’s house in today’s America: “I thought we would at least get to girls before we got to guns. But this has been an extraordinary year, full of violence and bigotry.”
Christine, who was diagnosed with a desmoid tumor in 2012, responds to unsolicited advice: “I’m telling you my hands hurt. I’m telling you I can’t perform a simple task, a task that a child does all day long. I’m telling you I can’t express myself. My creative outlet is gone. . . . Hear that.”
Sports betting is one the most thrilling experiences you can live. The adrenaline rush that winning a close race or game can provoke has no equal. But as like any other activity, we can attend the details to get better results. Betting is not only about “gut feelings”, it’s more analysis and study than anything else and that’s where betting reviews come in. […]
If you’ve invested in a MacBook, you’ll want to keep it healthy and running smoothly for as long as possible. It’s primarily up to you to keep your machine free of bugs and slowdowns, as well as physically safe so that it gives you years of uninterrupted use. Here are seven ways to do this. 1. Back Up Regularly Any machine can crash or have a hard drive fail […]
The new arena of marketing and sales exists in the virtual – the online – world. And inside of that world is a furious competition among an uncountable number of commercial forces who are each casting out wide nets to attract the greatest amount of people to their platform. Conversions are part of that marketing and sales process in that they are a tactic to […]
New research carried out by Gradwell, has revealed just how much space our digital files take up our storage solutions. In this digital age, it’s easy to take cloud storage for granted. Businesses are so used to having all of their data backed up instantly, without having to worry about where it’s gone or how much space it’s taking up. However, there are sti […]
After months of debate, theory-sharing, and re-watches, Game of Thrones has finally returned to our screens. The highly anticipated season 7 of HBO’s immensely popular show has everybody talking and this has brought people closer together. We now wait to learn the fate of Jon Snow, Daenerys Targaryen, Tyrion Lannister, The Hound and other popular characters. […]
Getting on the property ladder isn’t easy, especially when it comes to saving that all important deposit. However, there are ways to cut back in order to save for a deposit. Top online estate agent Hatched have come up with a useful infographic to help potential buyers see exactly where savings can be made. By cutting out, or at least cutting back, on a few […]
An event that might change Bitcoin forever and greatly increase or lower its value, is scheduled for this summer. The event is Segregated Witness, or SegWit, and it has been generating a lot of media attention. SegWit is what financial journalists are writing about when they issue warnings about the “Bitcoin civil war.” Unfortunately, a lot of this reporting […]
Getting married is a wonderful event that joins you together with the person you love, usually in the presence of all your friends and family. So why is getting married so challenging and stressful for many of us when the big day finally arrives? Could it have something to do with the wedding vows? Well, for one thing, there are about a million details that […]
A lot of people these days look to the financial trading markets as a way to try and make some income on top of their normal jobs, to leverage their savings, or simply as a fun hobby. There are a lot of apps and websites that can help you do that. One of the best known is by trading company LCG. But is it a good option if you are looking to […] Published on […]
The problem with staying in a hotel or hostel is that they look so samey. It doesn’t matter if you’re staying in New York or Paris – the rooms tend to be beige and uninspiring. Hardly somewhere you’ll remember for years to come. Which is exactly why you need to stay somewhere more adventurous on your next holiday, like one of these ten truly bizarre accommod […]