27 – Brainpickings Celebrates Diane Ackerman

Brainpickings, which I’d venture to say is my favorite site on the web, talks about Diane Ackerman’s book “Deep Play.” While this is a book we’ve talked about before, I wanted to share Brainpickings take on it. As usual, Maria Popova takes something fascinating and makes it even more so, shedding light in all the right places – and most importantly – making us think more deeply in the process…

“In rare moments of deep play, we can lay aside our sense of self, shed time’s continuum, ignore pain, and sit quietly in the absolute present, watching the world’s ordinary miracles.”

Read the full article here.