• Holton Rower

    Contest: Solve the Vibrating Bed Mystery

    After a mysterious vibration in the floor started shaking our bed, and us, awake at night, we started improvising solutions. We’ve lost count of our attempts at damping the vibration. So we're issuing a challenge to IL’s readers: help us devise a solution to keep the bed from vibrating.The winner will receive a lifetime subscription to Improvised Life. Here's what we've tried already...

    Read More 9.19.14 | 4:00am

Practice: Ask ‘What’s Not Wrong?’

The other day a friend sent us this image of a homeless person lying amidst a drawn virtual room. We have no doubt it was staged by an artist (whoever he/she is) but it still has ...

Read More 9.17.14 | 5:16am
Sally Schneider

“Triumph” Writ Large in the Street

We find that as we practice LOOKING on our walks around the city, we really do cultivate SEEING. It happens automatically when we slow down a bit. Look UP! we often write, encouraging a shift of ...

Read More 9.16.14 | 4:00pm