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Presence, Not Praise: How To Cultivate a Healthy Relationship with Achievement by Stephen Grosz | Brain Pickings: 'I don’t praise a small child for doing what they ought to be able to do,’ she told me. "I praise them when they do something really difficult..."' - C. Stiglitz #Books #Psychology #Education

Presence, Not Praise: How To Cultivate a Healthy Relationship with Achievement

brainpickings.org

The Brain That Changes Itself: Stories of Personal Triumph from the Frontiers of Brain Science by Norman Doidge M.D. #Science #Neuroscience #Neuroplasticity

Silence: The Power of Quiet in a World Full of Noise by Thich Nhat Hanh #Books #Budhism #Silence #Quiet

The Meaning of Human Existence by Edward O. Wilson #Books #Science #Human_Existence

The Art of Stillness: Adventures in Going Nowhere by Pico Iyer: 'In this age of constant movement and connectedness, perhaps staying in one place is a more exciting prospect, and a greater necessity than ever before.' #Stillness #Books

Great collection of stories that are just on this side of weird, and a wonderful example of speculative fiction that feels effortless and leaves the reader somewhat disconcerted.

From George Saunders, A Dark 'December'

npr.org

Parenting Without Borders: Surprising Lessons Parents Around the World Can Teach Us

Parenting Without Borders

goodreads.com

D'Aulaires' Book of Greek Myths by Ingri d'Aulaire and Edgar #Books #Kids #Greek_Mythology

The Psychology of Trust in Life, Learning, and Love by David DeSteno via Brain Pickings: 'Unlike many other puzzles we confront, questions of trust don’t just involve attempting to grasp and analyze a perplexing concept. They all share another characteristic: risk...' #Books #Psychology #Trust

Bulls Bears and the Ballot Box: How the Performance of our Presidents Has Impacted your Wallet: Bob Deitrick,Lew Goldfarb:

Doing Healing

whimsical bookmark

A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett

historical fiction

The First Twenty Minutes: Surprising Science Reveals How We Can Exercise Better, Train Smarter, Live Longer by Gretchen Reynolds

Recommended by EB

The Color of Water

Murder mystery

Naked Spirituality McLaren

Have yet to read but like McLaren