Scotland has been voted the most beautiful country in the world by the readers of the popular travel guides Rough Guides (2014). Here are 20 of our best images we’ve captured in the last 12 months that prove this.
“Show me a hero and I’ll write you a tragedy.” –F. Scott Fitzgerald Reading a great biography is like watching a tragedy unfold. The promises of youth gradually give way to the limitations imposed by reality, and demise and denouement inevitably ensue.
Editor’s Note: Thoughtful essay, ideas to ponder…
How can you go about finding ‘who you really are’ if the whole idea of the one true self is a big fabrication?
Dog owners often say the best thing about dogs is their unconditional love.But new research suggests there’s another benefit, too. Dog owners walk more.
4 Smart Tips for a Happy Retirement – From Someone Who’s Been There
After a long career, retirement is uncharted territory. It’s pure bliss to some people but an uncomfortable transition for others, who find the task of constructing a new life to be daunting.
Pete Townshend of the Who struck a nerve with rock ’n’ roll rebels in 1965 with the line “I hope I die before I get old.”
But something has happened in the five decades since he wrote “My Generation”: The boomer generation got older, yet continued to love rock ’n’ roll. Now, as many of those early fans enter retirement, they are still boarding buses and trudging through muddy fields to see their favorite bands.
“Roughly 40 million Americans are looking for love on the Internet. In relative terms, that’s equivalent to the entire population of Poland, scrolling through the human market, perusing row upon row of humans, and swiping left or right.”
One organization says it envisions “a world where no old dog dies alone and afraid.”
I often procrastinate; it’s been a lifelong habit, learned behavior.. stumbled upon this article, and it’s worth a read, don’t put off reading it 🙂
A recent early morning hike in Malibu, California, led me to a beach, where I sat on a rock and watched surfers.