Imposter syndrome, fore-edge painting, beginner's mind, and more
Seven links to worthwhile thin(g/k)s
Hello dear reader,
Here are seven links to bits of the world I have been exploring this week, shared with the hope that you will find them to be an inspiring springboard for deeper thinking.
Flipping for this hidden art form: fore-edge painting. And if you are not a talented artist, fret not: I’ve doodled on the edges of books, and have demarcated my notebooks with a timeline of months/years. Nowhere near the mastery exhibited in this video, but it’s fun to leave traces of your current mindset in this way, or to mark your relationship with time. I also loved how in the video, the painter discusses how he got into painting edges of books 40 years ago (and stuck with it) by noting, “That looks fun. I could do that.” Ah, the charm of simple enthusiasm…
Differentiating between solitude and loneliness.
U.S. Nobel laureates by place of birth.
Until next week.
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