Let’s design social media that drives real change.. TED talks

https://embed-ssl.ted.com/talks/lang/en/wael_ghonim_let_s_design_social_media_that_drives_real_change.html 0:12I once said, “If you want to liberate a society, all you need is the Internet.” I was wrong. 0:21I said those words back in 2011, when a Facebook page I anonymously created helped spark the Egyptian revolution. The Arab Spring revealed social media’s greatest potential, but it also exposed its greatest shortcomings. TheContinue reading “Let’s design social media that drives real change.. TED talks”

Fashion : The most powerful Art Form there is..

The always inspiring Blair Waldorf says : ‘Fashion is the most powerful art there is. It’s movement, design and architecture all in one. It shows the world who we are and who we’d like to be. ‘ According to Webster’s New World Dictionary, Art is defined as aesthetic work. Art is supposed to be anContinue reading “Fashion : The most powerful Art Form there is..”

The Art of Staying Still

Originally posted on WANDER HOME:
There is something to silence, something to solitude and the sustainment of a state of being that lulls a mind into its quiet nooks and rifts, cocooning thoughts into circuitous notions and immovable meditations. To be fixed, fastened and pinned to one place can make a body move slow and make the wandering heart…

Addicted to Distraction : TONY SCHWARTZ

This is important. Very important.  NOV. 28, 2015 http://www.nytimes.com/2015/11/29/opinion/sunday/addicted-to-distraction.html? ONE evening early this summer, I opened a book and found myself reading the same paragraph over and over, a half dozen times before concluding that it was hopeless to continue. I simply couldn’t marshal the necessary focus. I was horrified. All my life, reading booksContinue reading “Addicted to Distraction : TONY SCHWARTZ”