Kids don’t stop asking questions because they lose interest. It’s the other way...– For Maria Montessori’s birthday today, Superwoman Was Already Here – an animated homage to the iconic educator’s philosophy. (via explore-blog)
The neural processes underlying that which we call creativity have nothing to do...– Rodolfo R. Llinás, I of the Vortex: From Neurons to Self (Also a professor at NYU Med!)
Part of a reader’s job is to find out why certain writers endure. This may...– How to Read Like a Writer
Like most Americans, I live in a world that cannot see the point in work that...– Keeping the Faith – The Millions’ Michael Bourne goes to the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference and leaves with a reaffirmed sense of purpose. Also see Paul Graham on the false allure of prestige and Ray Bradbury on doing what you love.
Friend: Why don't you have a boyfriend?
Me: Because I'm a hot pot of rice who don't need no side dish.