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How Divorce Changed My Mind About Sunsets

Shannon Prentice | Posted 01.25.2016 | Divorce
Shannon Prentice

In our time living together in our west-facing house, he hadn't ever really shared my joy in sunsets. I never received sunset photo texts from him, and I often wished for more thoughtfulness during our marriage.

Sunsets on the Road: My Top Ten

Rick Steves | Posted 01.05.2016 | Travel
Rick Steves

I love sunsets. They can be a vivid and romantic capper for a beautiful day on the road. Here are a few dramatic and memorable sunsets that come to mind

Poem for January

Aron Wander | Posted 01.04.2016 | Arts
Aron Wander

Maybe winter isn't sad because it's cold or windy or all those other sad things, but because when the sun sets at 4:30 or 5 and you gather the contents of your day in a small sack, you find it weighs less than you had hoped.

The 11 Most Gorgeous Sunsets in the Whole Entire World

PureWow | Posted 12.21.2015 | Travel
PureWow

Remember what we said about not Instagramming sunsets? Well, we'd like to amend the rule. Please refrain from Instagramming sunsets unless you happen ...

House-Passed Visa Waiver Discrimination is Trump Lite

Robert Naiman | Posted 12.12.2015 | World
Robert Naiman

The world is full of people like me - people who were born in places that they are not "from." This is a basic fact about the world. You know it, I know it, and the American people know it. But the bill to tighten the visa waiver program that passed the House of Representatives doesn't acknowledge this reality. It treats people as being "from" places that they are not "from," simply because they happen to carry the nationality of that place, even if they have never set foot there.

Unless Verizon Is Branding the Sky

Joseph P. Farrell | Posted 12.08.2015 | New York
Joseph P. Farrell

At the end of the longest decade any of us had ever known, November came again. The temperature hadn't dropped but the sun was predictably low, castin...

We Rise in the East, We Set in the West...

Jamie Scanlon | Posted 10.27.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Jamie Scanlon

As the sun rises and sets, it keeps burning, regardless of what we, anyone or anything says. It does what it does without an apology because really, what does it have to apologize for?

To Wholeness I Invite You...

Daniela Nikolova | Posted 10.14.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Daniela Nikolova

I just wanted to tell you that it's okay... Maybe because this is what I needed to hear... I just wanted to tell you to believe and if your turn ha...

Stunning Sunsets Reminds Us To Experience Awe In Daily Life

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 10.04.2015 | Religion

Never doubt the power of a simple sunset to inspire a deep sense of wonder and gratitude.  Photographer Kim Weiss has spent countless moment...

Solitude

Hanne Suorza | Posted 09.22.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Hanne Suorza

Untouched: A sky full of rich colors. Rays of light, reflecting off every wave. I´m sinking into silence, the sun dipping in the sea. It´s...

The Quirky Side of Living in Los Angeles

Aimee L. Baror | Posted 09.14.2015 | Los Angeles
Aimee L. Baror

In the six years I've lived in the Los Angeles area, I have learned a few ways that living in Los Angeles is different from most other cities.

How to Know You're Not Alone in the Otherhood

Melanie Notkin | Posted 08.21.2015 | Women
Melanie Notkin

For women in the Otherhood, the term I introduced in my book of the same name for those who aren't part of the expected social norm of marriage and motherhood, whether by choice, or like me, by circumstance, our friendships are key.

BalletX Boasts Power and Innovation in Matthew Neenan's 'Sunset, o639 Hours'

Alexandra Villarreal | Posted 08.13.2015 | Arts
Alexandra Villarreal

Tucked inside Sunset, o639 Hours are countless moments of intimacy and ingenuity. For example, when Andrea Yorita moves to "Letter from Francis Elizabeth in San Francisco to William in Auckland," she's discreet, with all the weight and earnestness of someone who longs for her lover, but is afraid to tell him.

18 Incredible Photos From City Sunsets Around The World

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 08.18.2015 | Travel

No matter how frantic a day of travel has been, a stunning sunset always commands us to stop, look and breathe.  The world's most beautiful...

Manhattan's Hottest Rooftop Has A Sunset With No Sun

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 07.22.2015 | Arts

Have you seen a sunset? OK, great. New question: Have you trekked to the roof of the new Whitney Museum in downtown Manhattan? No? Well, then you lie...

The Upper Peninsula Is Totally Underrated, And Here's Proof

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 07.03.2015 | Travel

In Marquette, a remote Michigan beach town further north than some parts of Canada, the only thing more enchanting and boundless than the views of Lak...

Photographer Creates Stunning Symmetric Images with Light and Reflection

Bibbi Abruzzini | Posted 05.28.2015 | Arts
Bibbi Abruzzini

All Photographs (c) Ferdinand Choffray, Courtesy of Ferdinand Choffray Could symmetrical composition be part of defining beauty? Symmetry makes it at...

A Lesson in Love, Life and Sunsets

Carrie Hessler-Radelet | Posted 05.22.2015 | Religion
Carrie Hessler-Radelet

I knew Shalin Shah only briefly. But I can honestly say that Shalin was one of the most courageous, purpose-driven and extraordinary individuals I have ever met.

5 Reasons Why Planning an Incredible Getaway Helps the Imaginative Mind Get Rapidly Creative and Productive

Sky Mandala Marcano | Posted 06.29.2015 | Healthy Living
Sky Mandala Marcano

A simple change in thinking has given me the tools to work harder on my ideas, clearing space for more of the good stuff. Giving myself permission to just "be" who I am and create what I need to create has changed my daily business life, drastically.

15 Breathtaking Photos of the Charles Bridge

Olena Kagui | Posted 06.21.2015 | Travel
Olena Kagui

After living in Prague for almost two decades, I am still as fascinated with the Charles Bridge as tourists are seeing it for the first time. During these many years, I have discovered the best spots to photograph the Charles Bridge. Some much less-known than others.

Best Places to Watch the Sunset in the World

The Active Times | Posted 05.26.2015 | Travel
The Active Times

When people are lucky enough to marvel at the sun dipping below the horizon, the display is celebrated as more than just another day passing into night.

19 Reasons You'll Hate Costa Rica

Oyster | Posted 05.23.2015 | Travel
Oyster

The ocean views are really unimpressive. It's an awful spot for a romantic getaway and the sunsets are especially hideous. The wildlife is nothing special and you probably won't see anything cool.

What Sunset Would Look Like If The Sun Were Swapped With Other Stars

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 03.05.2015 | Science

Ah, sunset. We've all enjoyed the sublime moment when the Earth spins on its axis and the sinking sun fills the sky with brilliant color. But what ...

Cinematographer Chases The Sun, Catches All Its Glory

Posted 03.02.2015 | Green

What happens when you mix some very expensive camera equipment, perfect sunset conditions and a seriously devoted cinematographer? Pure magic. ...

You Won't Believe These 17 Photos Are Real (But They Are)

Oyster | Posted 04.26.2015 | Travel
Oyster

Looking for a cliffside massage with a dramatic view? It's going to be tough to top this spa palapa at the Rockhouse Hotel in Jamaica. The lush, laid-back Rockhouse is a holistic haven, with gourmet dining, morning yoga, cliffside loungers, a premium spa and no kids under 12