Hey friends, this is just a casual reminder that if you're following along via RSS, I've moved all new posts to Substack.
Here's what you may have missed!
- A Reading Roundup on Intellectual Endurance and other interesting topics I read about while on maternity leave.
- An essay with lots of takeaways on efficiency, passive learning, and optimization.
- An analysis of the difficulty of being pithy when describing things, particularly when naming note titles, books, and publications.
- 7 "insights to prompt our writing" showcasing several "work in progress" essays and quotes from the longform articles that inspired them, aimed at showing how I go from "interesting quote" to "longform article."
And, of course, longform articles on nerdy history topics:
Next up is another reading roundup – micro-reviews of articles that give great recommendations for cognitive catalysts with ways to leverage lists and learning ;)
Note: There are a couple of affiliate links & codes scattered around, but these always come from links I was already recommending and usually I share them because they benefit you too (i.e. getting you extra time on trials).
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