Sunday Watch – Alexa Meade: “Your body is my canvas”

“Alexa Meade takes an innovative approach to art. Not for her a life of sketching and stretching canvases. Instead, she selects a topic and then paints it—literally. She covers everything in a scene—people, chairs, food, you name it—in a mask of paint that mimics what’s below it. In this eye-opening talk Meade shows off photographs…

Judge This – Chip Kidd ( TED Books)

“First impressions are the key to how we perceive the world, and are perceived by it. They are our introductions to everything: acquaintances, the workplace, products, experiences, retail stores, the Internet, entertainment, relationships, design. And based on our first impressions, we judge things.” Chip Kidd, the author, is such a fortunate man. He was hired…

Wandering

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “On the Way.”

Hidden

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Enveloped.” The charming of Red Strawberry hidden in Green Leaves

Monday Quote – Do something good each day

I started to feel a bit down this Monday morning, just because of a relationship issue with my friend. Thinking about that distracted me from concentrating on the lecture in class. I had been in bad mood all the morning until I received a sweet message from my boyfriend, “Do me a favor, smile”. Yes, I…

Happier in 7 seconds

You might have heard about the term “carpe diem”, which means “seize the day”, put aside all differences, all fears, all worries, and just go for it, make the most out of that part of time. Since that day when I watched a movie named Dead Poets Society (1989) which was about an English teacher John Keating (Robin…

Ban Công Tím

‘Anh biết, cho dù đi đến cuối con đường, anh cũng sẽ tìm được em. Anh biết em vẫn đang đợi anh, ở một nơi nào đó. Quan trọng là… anh có đủ tin hay không mà thôi. À, mà em không biết rằng xương rồng cũng có thể nở những bông hoa rất đẹp…