What is today's vegetable?: On balancing →
jessevondoom: My friend Kim wrote an amazing essay today about the ridiculous practice of asking women how they balance professional life and motherhood. It was great to read. I emailed her an all-to-long thank you. She told me to publish it. I cleaned it up a little and here it is. I was writing you an…
The Old House and the Sea →
Clingstone, a faded, shingled, 103-year-old mansion set on a rock in Rhode Island’s Narragansett Bay, is one family’s labor of love.
I wondered if I would spend the rest of my life inventing complicated ways to...– Miranda July, No One Belongs Here More Than You
Enjoy it. Because it’s happening.– Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower
What Really Smart People Worry About At Night →
The proliferation of Chinese eugenics. – Geoffrey Miller, evolutionary psychologist. Black swan events, and the fact that we continue to rely on models that have been proven fraudulent. – Nassem Nicholas Taleb That we will be unable to defeat viruses by learning to push them beyond the error catastrophe threshold. – William McEwan, molecular biology researcher That pseudoscience will gain...
People are always desiring things and it ruins them. Take what you have and love...– Bill Callahan in a Bomblog interview with Peter Moysaenko. (via dearwassily)
Picasso ‘Draws’ With Light →