Book Review – The Kingdom of Fungi by Jens H. Petersen

Ever since I learned about koji from The Noma Guide to Fermentation, I have developed a deeper fascination for all things fungi. So I picked this book up after seeing it recommended during several internet searches. Each page has stunning pictures of the wide variety of fungi that are known. Additionally, though the text is …

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Book Review – How to Take Smart Notes by Sönke Ahrens

Reading without taking notes (via Anne-Laure Le Cunff) Most of the time as adults, we read a book, put it back on the shelf (or close the Kindle app), and maybe occasionally think about that book ever again. Perhaps a passage every once in a while sticks with us. Or we come across the idea …

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Book Review – Man’s Search for Meaning

Viktor Frankl's timeless book 'Man's Search for Meaning' is a perennial classic. It has been recommended in twelve different episodes of Tim Ferriss' podcast where he tries to learn the things that have helped world-class performers in a variety of disciplines. I first read the book two and a half years ago while on the beach in Hawaii for …

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