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Learning to fly: how a hospital stay helped Nnedi Okorafor find herself as a writer
Being confined to a bed for months brought isolation and unspeakable pain, but it opened up Nnedi Okorafor’s mind to a universe of characters, ideas and stories.
Posted Jun 2019
The messy, complicated truth about grief
Mourning the loss of a loved one isn’t efficient, compact or logical, says writer Nora McInerny. She explains why.
Posted May 2019
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Why you should always thank your barista
Writer A.J. Jacobs was going through life feeling more grumpy than grateful. To start cultivating a thankful attitude, he decided to show some appreciation to the people behind his daily cup of coffee. Here’s what he discovered when he met his barista.
Posted Nov 2018