Dare to Disturb the Universe: Madeleine L’Engle on Creativity, Censorship, Writing, and the Duty of Children’s Books | Brain Pickings

Ideas turn into speech and speech spreads ideas. Anything that explores truth in conversation and the censorship of thoughts and words is a worthwhile read. http://www.brainpickings.org/2014/04/10/dare-to-be-creative-madeleine-l-engle/?utm_content=buffer52aa5&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer Continue reading Dare to Disturb the Universe: Madeleine L’Engle on Creativity, Censorship, Writing, and the Duty of Children’s Books | Brain Pickings

Body health: Are We Really 10% Human and 90% Bacteria? Exploring The Microbiome… | The Blog of Author Tim Ferriss

This is more of a listen than a read, but a fascinating look at the ecosystem which is your stomach. It makes the point that you should look at your insides as their own world. Here the thought is brought up that as much as you should not dump trash in our oceans, nor should … Continue reading Body health: Are We Really 10% Human and 90% Bacteria? Exploring The Microbiome… | The Blog of Author Tim Ferriss

Brain pickings: Famous Writers’ Sleep Habits vs. Literary Productivity, Visualized | Brain Pickings

There’s no correct way to manage sleep and productivity.  It seems based off these artists that there’s a combination of ways to make the two work. http://www.brainpickings.org/2013/12/16/writers-wakeup-times-literary-productivity-visualization/?utm_content=buffere5214&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer Continue reading Brain pickings: Famous Writers’ Sleep Habits vs. Literary Productivity, Visualized | Brain Pickings

Great article on being present, again. Brain Pickings: Ongoingness: Sarah Manguso on Time, Memory, Beginnings and Endings, and the True Measure of a Life Filled with Aliveness

A great article on writing and the state of being present. Brain Pickings: Ongoingness: Sarah Manguso on Time, Memory, Beginnings and Endings, and the True Measure of a Life Filled with Aliveness. http://google.com/newsstand/s/CBIwuIvHgCE Continue reading Great article on being present, again. Brain Pickings: Ongoingness: Sarah Manguso on Time, Memory, Beginnings and Endings, and the True Measure of a Life Filled with Aliveness