If you don’t know who Maria Popova is … shame on you.
She’s the founder and curator of Brain Pickings … one of the few blogs catalogued into the Library of Congress.
That blog is a bottomless source of curiosities. And for any writer, a well of inspiration. Which made her interview with Kelton Reid hands down my favorite.
Let me put this in context.
Over the years Kelton has interviewed some great writers: Seth Godin, Daniel Pink, Elizabeth Gilbert, and Jeff Goins.
But HER interview had me hanging on every word. To say she is intelligent and creative is a gross understatement.
No wonder: her life is consumed by reading and writing. Devoted to books like a nun with a iron-clad pact to serve God. It’s an entirely enviable life.
And not just any kind of books. Old, non-digital books. [Read more…]