4 Ways A Daily Diet of Reading Can Improve Your Mental and Physical Well-Being

From birth, the majority of us have been subjected to countless books and thousands of words. From our parents reading bedtime stories, to our teachers encouraging us to dig deep for a different perspective, to our own personal crusades to find the next best opus as teenagers (or pulpy young-adult novel),…

February 1, 2017 By

5 Famous People Who Identify as Asexual

Sexual or nonsexual, all relationships are basically made up of the same stuff: communication, fun, humor, excitement and trust. Without these, any back-and-forth becomes hard to maintain. It seems that the only difference is what happens between the sheets. Unlike sexual people, asexual folk are given few expectations with regards…

January 24, 2017 By

12 Photos That Will Restore Your Faith In Humanity

Sometimes life can be hard. Bad things happen to the wrong people, good things happen to those who least deserve it — you know the story. All too often, particularly in the media, it appears that the bad outweighs the good. Yes, the world can be full of dark and…

October 4, 2016 By

15 of the Weirdest, Wonkiest and Wildest Attractions Around the World.

15: Starry Night Bicycle Path, Nuenen, Netherlands. Ever stared at a painting and wanted to jump right inside? Quickly becoming one of the biggest attractions in the Netherlands. Based on the famous Vincent Van Gogh painting, ‘Starry Night’, this brightly lit bicycle path is illuminated by thousands of sparkling stars…

June 28, 2016 By

Sleep Paralysis: What it is and Why it Happens.

The pervasive mood of absolute, unbearable terror and horror that characterized many of my nights began to seep into my daylight hours and plague me with fears that I might be losing my mind… ~ Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Picture this: you wake up in the dead of night, dazed,…

May 11, 2016 By

15 of the Most Beautiful Lines of Poetry

“Poetry is simply the most beautiful, impressive, and widely effective mode of saying things, and hence its importance.” ~ Matthew Arnold Poetry is certainly not for everyone. In fact, it is often disliked and misunderstood by many, and simply ignored by many more. Don’t believe me? Just take a moment to…

April 13, 2016 By

10 Hobbies That Will Make You Smarter and Wiser

It is often argued that we are either born with the gift of natural ability or that it is something that can be improved and taught over time. We all have that friend who for some reason is able to automatically learn something without even trying. They can pick up…

February 22, 2016 By