Reading, sharing and inspiring…


Maria Popova reads (apparently without pause) and shares what she reads. Art, philosophy, science and poetry. All literature is there and a visit is never a waste.

Recent delights include her piece on Arthur Rackham’s 1926 illustration of The Tempest

…and, from yesterday, this piece on John Stuart Mill and Harriet Taylor.

Inevitably, she’s also responsible for more creaking from my must-read shelf. This charming book was a gift purchase:

Check out Brain Pickings, here. But, be warned, you may never escape.