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July 11, 2019 • Issue 184
"You don't have to write something perfect. You don't have to write something timeless. You have to write something that befriends one reader. "

Perfection is the enemy. In this comforting talk, author Shobha Rao talks about how she came to write her novel, Girls Burn Brighter, after coming to terms with a universal truth: nothing endures, except for the amount of heart we put into our creations.

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Why you need to cultivate more casual friendships.

The surprisingly charming science of your gut.

10 human skills for the future of work.

What realistic film dialogue sounds like. 

The Sunday Baking Club bakes together on a weekly theme. 

How the show Stranger Things got its title sequence.

On overcoming the need to be exceptional.

A mesmerizing 2-minute clip on the British Isles

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Sony is celebrating the Walkman's 40th anniversary. 

How singing helps us grow closer.

A modern guide to stepping up your interviewing game.


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