By the Sweat of Our Brows

Idleness is healthy. On this Labor Day Weekend, let us pray hope so.
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The Lion and the Bird: A Tender Illustrated Story About Loneliness, Loyalty, and the Gift of Friendship – Brain Pickings
The Art of Timing: Alan Watts on the Perils of Hurrying and the Pleasures of Presence – Brain Pickings
The Miraculous in the Mundane: Annie Dillard on Reclaiming Our Capacity for Joy and Wonder – Brain Pickings
Wendell Berry on Solitude and Why Pride and Despair Are the Two Great Enemies of Creative Work – Brain Pickings
Leo Buscaglia on Education, Industrialized Conformity, and How Stereotypes and Labels Limit Love – Brain Pickings
How to Avoid Work: A 1949 Guide to Doing What You Love – Brain Pickings
The Science of Stress and How Our Emotions Affect Our Susceptibility to Burnout and Disease – Brain Pickings
The Idler
Pico Iyer on What Leonard Cohen Teaches Us about Presence and the Art of Stillness – Brain Pickings
Open House for Butterflies: Ruth Krauss’s Final and Loveliest Collaboration with Maurice Sendak – Brain Pickings
Kierkegaard on Boredom, Why Cat Listicles Fail to Answer the Soul’s Cry, and the Only True Cure for Existential Emptiness – Brain Pickings
Street Fight Radio - The #1 Anarcho-Comedy Radio Show
David Whyte on How to Break the Tyranny of Work/Life Balance – Brain Pickings
The Theology of Rest: A Modern Sermon About Living with Presence in the Age of Productivity – Brain Pickings
Leisure, the Basis of Culture: An Obscure German Philosopher’s Timely 1948 Manifesto for Reclaiming Our Human Dignity in a Culture of Workaholism – Brain Pickings
Herman and Rosie: An Illustrated Ode to Finding a Sense of Purpose and Belonging in the Big City – Brain Pickings
Leisure, the basis of culture. (Book, 1964) []
The Hummingbird Effect: How Galileo Invented Timekeeping and Forever Changed Modern Life – Brain Pickings
Leisure: The Basis of Culture - Josef Pieper - Google Books
Why Time Slows Down When We’re Afraid, Speeds Up as We Age, and Gets Warped on Vacation – Brain Pickings
Musicked Down the Mountain: How Oliver Sacks Saved His Own Life by Literature and Song – Brain Pickings
Aristotle's "Politics": Second Edition: Aristotle, Carnes Lord: 8601419455997: Books
The Paradox of Active Surrender: Jeanette Winterson on How Learning to Understand Art Transforms Us – Brain Pickings
The Most Beautiful Illustrations from 200 Years of Brothers Grimm Fairy Tales – Brain Pickings
Annie Dillard on How to Live with Mystery, the Two Ways of Looking, and the Secret of Seeing – Brain Pickings