Sunday, April 30, 2017

Lifestyle

Untitled, 2017

The Adventures of Liana FinckLiana Finck made it big in the art scene in the ’70s. She was demoralized after she realized that the art world was (gasp!) deeply sexist and capitalist, and went to...

You Go DreamGirl!

SourceUm, Next Time Could You Go All The Way To The Endzone?Have you ever been sitting in the stands at a sporting event cheering your team on to a hopeful victory when one of your...

Questions I have for our very first troll.

Hi there!If you’re new to HTI, welcome! Pretty much everyone is new here except for one guy: our very first commenter. He’s been here from the beginning and tried to put me in my...

Cool Hearables 2017

You can almost hear the technology evolve in your ear.Aware (Left) — Here One (Middle)— Waverly Labs (Right)Alright guys. If your headphones are still wired, you are behind the game. You probably have thought about buying a pair...

Gloopy Weepy New Year

On love, art, and practice clarinets.Running in the wetlands on the last day of the year.I wrote this on the December 31, on my way up to a friend’s 30th birthday party near Garrison, New...

The Confidence Factor for Women: Over-educated and Under-valued

(actual letter)Dear Carol,I am in a career crises where I want an advancement from my current employer but I always feel under-qualified. I am one of 11 women in a department of 56 advisors....

When Life Gives You Music . . .

I can’t sing. When others sing, I stand there and move my lips. So imagine my surprise when I started writing music. I now have five songs produced. I’m amazed at myself. How the...

Does Art Heal Surgery? It Does.

I grew up as a musical theater nerd — a performance artist. I doodled in my assignment notebooks, but I would never dream of taking an art class. That just wasn’t what I did. At 18...

Brillboard Top Ten: 2/3/2017

This week’s Brillboard. Ten tracks, from us to you.Brillboard Top Ten (Weekend of Feb 3)Negai In the world of indie, Zoology is an animal all its own. Singer Emily Kreuger’s vocals blend with Negai’s jazzy...

Biology of change or The “other” side of the mirror

At this time, I’ll turn by back on the surface of the lake and look straight at you, Life. Water is always there, when it got my back, my front is clear, present. I...