12 Weird Things About Humans That We Would Have To Explain To Aliens: Why our food must vibrate properly, hair changing colours at will, secret pants under our regular pants, and so on.
This Simple Writing Strategy Helped John Grisham Sell Over 300 Million Books: A little bit of work, done consistently over time, adds up to big gains (in writing and in life). I really should try harder to change my work style to walk this walk.
My Daughter Is Not Transgender. She’s a Tomboy.: What you wear is not your gender; we need to be mindful of our labels, even when trying to be supportive.
An Open Letter to the Female Hat-Wearing Dog From “Go Dog, Go”: I’m not the only one who thinks the hat conversations in this book are a little thirsty. The question isn’t do you like my hat.; it’s do I like my hat?
Why don’t people take writing about motherhood seriously? Because women do it: I admit with chagrin that I’ve been (and kinda still am) one of those people. But that’s a mistake. There is no “just” in being a parent, and the stories that come with the role are perhaps the most important stories we tell.
Being Busy Is Killing Our Ability to Think Creatively: When our automatic reaction to space and silence is to check our phones, we’re blocking paths to creative thinking and teaching our brains to value cheap thrills.
Disney is opening an immersive Star Wars Hotel where each guest gets a storyline: THE TITLE SAYS IT ALL