Silence

Meditation

I'm Addicted to Silent Meditation and I've Never Felt Better

Vipassana retreats offer ten days of meditation with no talking, reading, cell phones, or jerking off. I recently went on my fifth.
Conor Creighton
7.30.18
regret

Life Lessons Learned from the DJ Who Didn’t Realise His Set Was Totally Silent

Halfway through his festival set KSHMR went silent for everybody except him.
THUMP UK
3.5.18
Silence

I Locked Myself in a Soundproof Room to See How Long I Would Last in Absolute Silence

In the end, the silence was a little too loud for me.
Katrine Krøjby
9.29.17
Art

Marina Abramovic Turns 70 | Insta of the Week

She celebrated seven decades of pain and performance with an appropriately strange party at the Guggenheim.
Beckett Mufson
12.9.16
Music

Talk During This Art Opening, and You'll Get Thrown Out

A silent exhibition of musical scores encourages viewers to imagine sounds.
Alyssa Buffenstein
6.30.16
Stuff

How Not to Be a Dick on the Tube

It seems like a good time for a refresher course in London Underground etiquette, given that everyone keeps masturbating and doing cocaine on it.
Joel Golby
7.16.15
Travel

Ten Days of Silent Meditation Will Make You Trip Balls and Lust After Puppies

A Vipassana is a silent prison that you enter of your own free will. You can't talk, read, use your phone, or masturbate, until you've finished ten days of meditating for ten hours each day.
Conor Creighton
6.2.15
Stuff

I Went to a Silent Speed-Dating Night in Clapham

Hitting that endless London novelty trail in a desperate quest for love.
Lucy Hancock
10.30.14