Hemingway’s Advice for Coders

I’m an avid reader of Brain Pickings (check it out if you haven’t heard of it), and one thing caught my attention a few weeks ago. In the mid-1930’s a young writer by the name of […]

Adam Phillips on Missing Out

We refer to them as our unlived lives because somewhere we believe that they were open to us; but for some reason – and we might spend a great deal of our lived lives […]

Craig Mod On Books

To return to a book is to return not just to the text but also to a past self. We are embedded in our libraries. To reread is to remember who we once were, […]

Ranier Maria Rilke

For one human being to love another: that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks… the work for which all other work is but preparation.” Ranier Maria Rilke, A letter to a […]