Words, clips and ideas worth your time, energy and attention this weekend.
“I believe that the first step towards becoming a writer is becoming a reader, but the next step is becoming a reader with a pencil,” writes Austin Kleon.
East London street art. I made a video.
Sarah Wilson thanks Nike for just doing it.
Srinivas Rao shares his five essential ingredients for building a lifelong creative practice.
What does self-love even mean asks Life+Me here.
Everything you know about sustainable eating is probably wrong. Gasp. Find out why here.
Really excited about Four-Legged Therapy from Octopus Books imprint Aster. I saw the hardback book this week which includes stories from a rabbi, a philosopher, a psychologist, a journalist and writers including me. We explored how animals are good for our mental and physical health.
Earlier this year, I interviewed Susannah Conway about being a cat slave and talked to the founder of Borrow My Doggy about how canines unite communities and enrich lives. I was touched to discover people affected by, or living with, dementia can benefit from hen-keeping. The stories behind Henpower are so heart-warming. One month until publication day!!