Tumblr blog “If Paintings Could Text” refreshes classic paintings with humorous text messages. It imagines what the people in these paintings would say if they could send text messages to each other, revealing the subjects’ ‘true’ feelings in modern day contexts.
US-based artist Robert DeJesus has been accepting commissions by strangers to draw Japanese anime-inspired portraits of themselves based on photographs they submit. Using pencil, DeJesus incorporates the typical visual characteristics of an anime character—like large eyes, big hair and exaggerated expressions—into his drawings.
When Brazilian illustrator Rafael Mantesso divorced with his ex-wife, she took all of the furniture with her, leaving behind an empty house with white walls. All he had was Jimmy Choo, his bull terrier. Mantesso started painting and drawing again, which is when his buddy Jimmy lent him a paw by posing for some silly illustrations.
Knowing what separates good writing from bad writing is a challenge that every author faces at one time or another in his or her career. With an overwhelming amount of advice available on how to improve writing, it can be hard to decipher what is truly helpful. Below are the top twenty pieces of advice on how to improve writing from Reddit users.
1. Read your work out loud.When we read our work out loud, we might hear things that don’t sound right that we wouldn’t have noticed if we had only done our editing in our heads. This advice comes from Esvadude. Continue reading “20 Simple Tips That Will Dramatically Improve Your Writing” »
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If you find yourself at a crossroads and are unsure of your life’s purpose; do not fret. After all, understanding ourselves is one of the most difficult things in life. It is important to remember that because we are always changing, the path to self-awareness, enlightenment, and acceptance often need to be retaken and reexamined. Life comes with its challenges, and even if you may be having a difficult time, there is always hope. Continue reading “Find What Matters: Creating a Purpose for Your Life” »
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An anonymous man who goes by the moniker ‘Naked Handstander’ seems to be on a mission to capture as many photos of himself doing naked handstands in various places around the world. On his website, the Naked Handstander posted photos of himself doing handstands in his birthday suit at various landmarks in 17 countries. So far, he has visited places like the Great Wall of China, and the Brighton Beach in United Kingdom.
Be warned ye landlubbers, here sleeps a true pirate. Those weapons? Real. That parrot? Real. The jacket, hat and boots? From that pirate movie. No scurvy scum will ever dare to steal your treasures again. You can sleep with both eyes shut…arrr! Continue reading “Pirate Duvet Cover” »
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Not sure how to break some bad news to someone? Or maybe you’d like to apologize for something you’ve done and aren’t sure how to soften the blow? If you don’t have the words to say what you need to say, there is an easy way to express yourself. The answer: cake. (And really, isn’t cake always the answer?) If you need to smooth things over with people, use some smooth and creamy frosting. Continue reading “Funny Cakes For Life’s Awkward Moments” »
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Profile pictures on Tinder are known for frequently being a bit racy and weird as people seek attention from those quickly swiping through the app, making Australian Jarrod Allen’s wacky reenactments predictably hilarious…
Humans are often creatures of habit: we bite our nails, we exercise, take showers before nighttime, etc. Many of these habits go unnoticed by ourselves, until, suddenly, they get in the way or something, which prevents us from being happy, being healthy, or accomplishing any of the goals we wish to pursue in life. Sometimes they go unnoticed until something great is achieved, and we are the ones to try to figure out which practices got us there. Continue reading “40 Small Lifestyle Changes That Will Have a Huge Impact on Your Life” »
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Today I am bringing before you a collection I gathered for you, it contains 50+ creative yet funny t-shirt designs of Glennz. ‘Glennz tees’ is founded in Austin, Texas. There the original designs of the tees and related products are composed that are not seen and not perceived ever before. Continue reading “50+ Creative Yet Funny T-Shirt Designs of Glennz” »
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Throughout time there have been many kinds of advertising strategies, and as these practices evolve we have found out the things that work, and the things that do not. The tendency to make the consumer feel more worthy if they have a particular product, for example, has proved to be very effective.
At the same time, making a consumer feel bad about themselves has also been found to work very well, although the former of these two methods is more positive. When testing the effectiveness of selling a brand versus selling a story, we found that the latter of the two is much more efficient. Here are the reasons why.
Stories inspire people
Similar to praising customers, telling stories has a positive effect. If a story is well told, it can have the potential to touch many people. If a story is related to a cause or issue, then there is a high chance that those viewers will feel encouraged to share the information with anyone that they know. Word of mouth is still, in this day and age, one of the most powerful (if not the most powerful) methods to spread the word. Besides people buying the product, that’s the most important thing to your brand’s success. Continue reading “Sell a Story, Not a Brand” »
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Fuut is a foot rest that you attach to your desk, instantly providing a slacking mood when needed. Continue reading “FUUT | under-Desk Foot Hammock” »
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Creative Mouth Art by London-based make up artist Laura Jenkinson that creates funny comic characters as Shrek, Nemo, Taz, Popeye and many others. You can find all collection in her Instagram page. Continue reading “Creative mouth art | Laura Jenkinson” »
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