Jeremy Mann is an artist based in San Francisco, Ca. He paints on medium and large scale wood panels with oil paints. His striking oil paintings depict iconic cities such as New York and San Francisco in a confident and authentic manner. His works portray the essence of the modern city, at times they are...
Fleeting – Passing quickly Dawn – The first appearance of light in the sky before sunrise Savor – To enjoy something completely Tender – Delicate, soft, or gentle Fortune – Chance or luck as an external, arbitrary force affecting human affairs Kiss – Touch with the lips as a sign of love Fluency – The...
American Lady is a fascinating book about Susan Mary Alsop, a very active and interesting figure, who entertained notorious figures such as Winston Churchill, John F. Kennedy, and Christian Dior. More than a biography, this book also paints a clear picture of life in post war Paris and Georgetown. Though at times a bit tedious,...
The Castle is a novel by Franz Kafka which explores psychological themes such as separation, loneliness, and discontent caused by isolation in a bureaucratic government. It follows one individuals struggle to gain access to the remote officials who govern a village from the safety of an inaccessible castle. It is a book brimming with darkness...
A study by Psychological Science suggests that people who have something to do, even if the task itself is meaningless, are happier than those who remain idle. Boredom is an an unpleasant feeling which most people try to avoid. It can make you feel tired, restless, and downright depressed. Staying busy not only saves you...