Picked by Brain Pickings!

brainpickingslogoHow many ways do I love Maria Popova’s blog? Is there anything here that does not immediately draw me in and make me want to read more, think more, live more, BE more?

Here she is writing about Feynman.

And Galileo.

And Michael Benson’s Cosmigraphics.

Alessandro Sanna’s glorious picture book, The River.

The diaries of Wanda Gag.

9781554984053_1024x1024So how many ways am I delighted that Bright Sky, Starry City has been reviewed on Brain Pickings?


A warm and wonderful ode to the universe for the modern urban astronomer.

Sometimes gratitude is the only possible response to the universe.