January 16, 2018
The Common Threads Year in Books

My wife has yelled at me for years for the pile of unread books on my nightstand. But reading more still makes it onto my annual "do more" list. So I asked a handful of leaders for their favorite books from 2017 to help keep us all moving as we start 2018. Here's what they...

January 16, 2018
The Basement Archives: An Interview with Grandma Longo

In the fall of 1996, I started a year-long class on personal identity. It was a mix of sociology and psychology, and explored the ways things like race, family, gender and environment impact who we are. One of the assignments was to interview someone who had an outsized impact on our own identity. I interviewed...

January 17, 2018
The Anticancer Diet Cheatsheet

If you're anything like me, you forget the important details from books too quickly. I always need the cliff notes and will occasionally share things on topics like health and nutrition when it feels like a summary is valuable. I read Anticancer: A New Way of Life, by Dr. David Servan-Schreiber, after seeing people close...

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