meanwhile, elsewhere

It’s Friday’s online finds: Cozy up and dig in.

  • I asked for an audiobook recommendation and what I got from Amanda was the best book I have read, ever. Know My Name by Chanel Miller stopped me in my tracks while running, forcing me to catch my breath and had me screaming internally. (The Guardian)
  • And, Here’s The Powerful Letter The Stanford Victim Read To Her Attacker (BuzzFeed)
    …To girls everywhere, I am with you. On nights when you feel alone, I am with you. When people doubt you or dismiss you, I am with you. I fought every day for you. So never stop fighting, I believe you. As the author, Anne Lamott once wrote, “Lighthouses don’t go running all over an island looking for boats to save; they just stand there shining.”
  • The Great Green Wall
  • The Made For Love trailer featuring Ray Romano’s rendition of Beyoncé’s “Crazy in Love” – I’m in.
  • Elliot Page Is Ready for This Moment (Time)
  • Alexander Calder’s Archive Goes Online: Explore 1400 Works of Art by the Modernist Sculptor (Open Culture)
  • Getting to the Bottom of the Runner’s High – For years we’ve been crediting endorphins, but it’s really about the endocannabinoid. (NYT via Jenna)
  • How important are your pals? (The Guardian)
  • Chasing Childhood: Overprotected and over directed, American children are wilting under the weight of well-meaning


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