An award-winning producer on how freelancers bring freedom and innovation to structured work environments.
Thomas Peisel believes he can unlock the divide between our waking hours and our subconscious slumber—and he wants to bring you along for the wild ride.
Oneironautics — traveling throughout one’s dreams on a conscious basis — may sound like the stuff of science fiction, but the practice in fact has roots all the way back to ancient Egypt and Greece. “It’s not about sleeping,” says Thomas Peisel. “It’s about waking up — waking up to your dream life.” Peisel, the co-author of “A Field Guide to Lucid Dreaming,” also teaches a course titled “Journey to the Dream World,” in which he aims to help others find the emotional healing and self-awareness that he says come with mastering the skill of lucid dreaming.
A new dad on the nightmare-inducing challenge of coming up with a timeless but fresh, cool but not too cool name for his son.
Amy Vilela lost her daughter when she couldn’t afford the medical bills. When her Congressman told her he wouldn’t support universal healthcare, Amy said, “I’m running.”
Cori Bush is a registered nurse, a pastor and a mom. After taking to the streets to protest police killings, she looked in the mirror and said, “why not politician, too?”
In early 2018, we introduced you to a bartender from the Bronx trying to pull off what many said was impossible. Here’s how AOC became the youngest woman ever elected to Congress.
Paula Jean Swearengin has seen West Virginia’s land exploited, its people fall ill, and its politicians do nothing. So she decided to do something herself.