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Austin Kleon on 10 Things Every Creator Should Remember But We Often Forget

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3 mentions18 hours ago 18 hours ago
What T.S. Eliot has to do with genetics and the optimal investment theory for your intellectual life.Much has been said about the secret

Daily Rituals: How Artists Work

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3 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Mason Currey's book about the daily routines of scientists, painters, writers, and other creative people looks interesting. Sarah

Lessons from Stephen King and “Valley of the Dolls”: Reading 100 years of bestsellers

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18 mentions5 days ago 5 days ago
What the most popular books of the past century taught one writer about America's strange taste in fiction

Travel to passions, not destinations

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5 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
I have never been disappointed by a visit to London. Paris or Tokyo. Or for that matter, by a tour of the hill towns of Italy, or India. In addition to the thousands of destinations I have visited in ...

Outkast Coachella 2014 Full Set

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3 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
Full performance from Outkast at the 2014 Coachella Music and Arts Festival, enjoy!

Back In The Tall Grass (Live on KEXP)

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4 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
http://KEXP.ORG presents Future Islands performing "Back In The Tall Grass" live in the KEXP studio. Recorded 04-03-14 Host: Cheryl Waters Audio Engineer: Ke...

Joyce Carol Oates interviews herself

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6 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
Henry James said it best: “A writer’s life is in his work, and that is the place to find him.”

Slide Show: Kurt Vonnegut’s Whimsical Drawings

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13 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
Vonnegut described his artwork as a pursuit that liberated him from the oppressive work of writing.

TEDx Portland by TEDx

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4 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
Watch TEDx's TEDx Portland on Livestream.com.

Spring by Marjory Wentworth

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2 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
'Spring' by Marjory Wentworth, and the literary and historical notes for Tuesday, April8, 2014.

Design Is a Job Audiobook

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10 mentions6 days ago 6 days ago
Check out this great listen on Audible.com. Co-founder of Mule Design and raconteur Mike Monteiro wants to help you do your job better. From contracts to selling design, from working with clients to working with each other, this brief book is packed with knowledge you can't afford not ...

The Prayer of Saint Francis

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5 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
I am not a religious person, but Reverend Smith spoke a few lines of the Prayer of Saint Francis on an episode of Deadwood I watch

Here is a sketch comic I made called Ducks, in...

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26 mentions5 days ago 5 days ago
Here is a sketch comic I made called Ducks, in five parts. Part One Part Two Part Three Part Four Part Five Ducks is about part of my time working at a mining site in Fort McMurray, the events are...

Why Can't I Be You: Emily Nussbaum

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4 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
Emily Nussbaum is The New Yorker's television critic, and someone whose writing I have loved since I was in grad school a million years ago and obsessively hoarded copies of Lingua Franca, which was this amazing magazine/journal that was all…

Lost In Translation: French Rule On Work Email Covers Fewer Workers

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14 mentions1 day ago 1 day ago
A French reader tells us that the agreement between unions and tech and consulting companies covers about 200,000 people – not 1 million as had been originally reported.

A Pinterest User Has Been Attributing Hitler Quotes To Taylor Swift

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2 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
And nobody seems to have noticed. Updated.

cmenscher/kindleHighlightLiberator

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5 mentions5 days ago 5 days ago
kindleHighlightLiberator - This Javascript bookmarklet allows you to gather all of your Kindle ebook highlights from https://kindle.amazon.com/your_highlights and save them as a JSON file.

Marcel Duchamp: a riotous A-Z of his secret life

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6 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
The iconic artist had a mortal dread of hair, posed as a cheese merchant to outfox the Nazis – and made artworks out of sperm. Here's a dictionary of Duchamp by Thomas Girst

MobyLives

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13 mentions7 days ago 7 days ago
Next month the National September 11 Memorial Museum will open. On a bare concrete wall that separates visitors from a repository holding the unidentified remains of victims of the September 11 attacks, is a quote of Virgil’s: “No day shall…
 

 

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