Monday, September 24, 2018

Lifestyle

How to See Colour: Inspired by the Life and Work of Marc Chagall

Letter to Mayor Denis CoderreMarc Chagall, The Praying Jew, 1923Dear Mayor Coderre,I attended last night’s reception at the Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal to celebrate the opening of the Marc Chagall exhibition.I was pleased to see...

Ian Calder

Scottish artist Ian Calder (b. 1942) is mostly a self-taught artist although he did join the Glasgow School of Art for art classes in his late teens. Nowadays he lives and works in Ireland....

Now What?

Okay great! You’re convinced — it is time. You are ready. You’ve read my blog last week. You’ve marched. You’ve reached your limit in a relationship at work or at home. You are ready!But uh, wait...

CORE, LOWER BODY & CARDIO EXPRESS

CORE, LOWER BODY & CARDIO EXPRESSA brisk, powerful design for physical activity.Perform a full body warm-up before and a full body stretch after exercise.3 Sets4 Squats10 Jumping Jacks4 Squats10 Jumping Jacks4 Squats10 Jumping Jacks4...

What I Saw at the Revolution

women & signs | I met so many women on Saturday. Two teachers from Ohio, a woman for NOLA who was there with her boss -another woman that paid for her staff to come...

Protest and Rest

This weekend I was at a conference in Atlanta, Georgia, giving a talk about deliberate rest. By coincidence, the conference center where I was speaking was near Centennial Olympic Park, the starting-place for the...

57 Birds

Streets of Mumbai, 2016I grew up watching a lot of cinema, and there was something very interesting about the background music of every well-written script. It made me sad for once, and it made me...

This person from Weslaco tweeted a *handwritten* list of 128 throwback songs

Meet Janice (or, better known as @Janice_Mtz17 on Twitter).It all started on January 22, 2017 at 9:45 PM. Janice decided to give the Rio Grande Valley a gift that we didn’t know we needed:...

The March Around the World

Photo Credit: Katherine Marie MediaBefore we marched, we were sure of the need to engage but unsure how. Before we marched, we knew that we were not alone in our anger and fear, but we...

Shaping a Counternarrative

Teresita de la Torre holds up a sleeve of the shirt. It disintegrated with the passing of time. Photo: Victoria Heilweil (Todos los días currently on view at Royal Nonesuch Gallery.)Even as the White...