Arts & Movies

Surrealist artworks and thought-provoking movies that will make you question reality and yourself

Man Recreates His Sleep Paralysis Hallucinations in Creepy Surreal Photos

By | March 22nd, 2017|Categories: Arts & Movies, Paranormal, Psychology & Health, Unexplained Mysteries|Tags: , , , , , |

You might find these feelings familiar. Sleep paralysis hallucinations are alarming; the uncertain state between sleep and wakefulness is scary. You sense a formidable presence in the room but try as you might, you cannot scream. Sleep paralysis is universal. Though a sufferer's experiences vary in type and severity, its symptoms are the same across [...]

Struggles Only a Creative Person Will Understand

By | February 18th, 2017|Categories: Arts & Movies, Introvert's World, Personality, Psychology & Health|Tags: , , , , , |

The life of a creative person is unique. Differences between them and the rest of the world are numerous and intriguing. Growing up with a creative mind, I saw the beauty in a grain of sand. I saw intoxicating colors in the sky and images in wallpaper. Yes, I know many people see these things, [...]

11 Artworks That Define Depression Better Than Words Ever Could

By | February 9th, 2017|Categories: Arts & Movies, Psychology & Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

To define depression it takes more than simple words. Artists’ images tell stories of despair, loneliness, and horror, painting a picture of the hard truth. It is with me every day, and you know what, I think it will be with me forever. This is how I attempt to define depression. It’s not a comforting [...]

What Is Introversion, Explained in a Cute Comic Series

By | February 3rd, 2017|Categories: Arts & Movies, Introvert's World, Personality|Tags: , , , |

What is introversion? When I asked this question the people I know, they came up with many different answers. So, I’ve tried to explain how it feels to be an introvert. Despite the many articles on introversion, it is not always easy to explain. All the introverts I know answered the question What is introversion in different [...]

Why Creative Inspiration Often Stems from Melancholy

By | January 9th, 2017|Categories: Arts & Movies, Food for thought, Human Brain, Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

I find creative inspiration in melancholy. Despite the scientific claim that a stable mind is most productive, I see chaos as the true artist! I love being melancholy and dark. I no longer wish to deny my affection to the bleak side of my personality. Even though most people feel that I am twisted to [...]

Top 8 Movies about Mental Illness That Will Take You into the Deepest Realms of the Human Psyche

By | December 29th, 2016|Categories: Arts & Movies, Food for thought, Psychology & Health|Tags: , , , |

Do you like movies about mental illness? Why are we so fascinated with movies in which the protagonist is suffering from some sort of mental disorder? Is it because we feel an affinity with the main character? Or that the narrative can take us into the deepest realms of the human psyche? Or is it [...]

13 Illustrations All Anxious People Will Relate to

By | August 20th, 2016|Categories: Arts & Movies, Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

These amazing and funny illustrations show how terrifying and silly life of anxious people can be. We all experience fear throughout our lives, but sometimes it happens that fear takes a hold of us and prevents us from leading the lives we want to. It starts as a sleepless night or too much stress and [...]

Powerful Photos Capture What Life with Anxiety Is Like

By | July 17th, 2016|Categories: Arts & Movies, Psychology & Health|Tags: , , , , , |

Life with anxiety can be tough. This series of beautiful photographs accurately depicts all the challenges of a life with anxiety. How ironic it is that people cannot live without fear and that at the same time, fear accompanies almost all psychological disorders. Fear is a powerful tool that shaped the evolution of human beings. [...]

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