Brainpickings.org Newsletter


This is the weekly email digest of the daily online journal Brain Pickings by Maria Popova. If you missed last week's edition — the optimism of the oyster, Edward Weston on creativity, Virginia Woolf on the power of nature and the transcendence of a total solar eclipse — you can catch up right here. — you can catch … Continue reading Brainpickings.org Newsletter

Did you know…


Did you know... ... that today is International Gourmet Day? On the birthday of Julia Child, we celebrate all gourmets and gourmet chefs. Julia Child was born on August 14, 1912, at Pasadena, California. Celebrate today by eating your favorite meal! ~~~ Today's Inspirational Quote: "I don't think about whether people will remember me or … Continue reading Did you know…

India: Independence Day


Independence Day – 15 August    The Indian Independence Day is always a festive affair, with parades and pageants galore. On the occasion of the 75th Independence Day of India, let’s take a step back and think not only about what our country can do for us, but what we can do for our country. Content marketing … Continue reading India: Independence Day