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Literary Naps - Wednesday's Midweek Madness

Every night this week I’ve tried to read before I go to bed (it’s a thing I’m trying) – and I can manage a paragraph before falling asleep and waking myself up ten seconds later by dropping the hardback on my face. 234 more words

Wednesday Midweek Madness

Albert Einstein on Why We Are Alive

When Marion Block Anderson asked Albert Einstein: “Why are we alive?”, Einstein replied by this:

Dear Miss Block:
The question “Why” in the human sphere is easy to answer: to create satisfaction for ourselves and for other people. 39 more words

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Neurocomic

Neurocomic (Amazon)

Neurocomic is a journey through the human brain: a place of neuron forests, memory caves, and castles of deception. Along the way, you’ll encounter Boschean beasts, giant squid, guitar-playing sea slugs, and the great pioneers of neuroscience.

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mindSET (Book)

Mindset (Amazon)

Dweck explains why it’s not just our abilities and talent that bring us success–but whether we approach them with a fixed or growth mindset.

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this month

Edinburgh is lovely but I spend so much time indoors writing that my flat begins to feel like a prison sometimes..that’s when I get out and take look at this. 403 more words