This is not my first rodeo
“I know that this situation, while ‘oh this again’ for me, is probably novel and once-in-a-lifetime for you. That is, in fact, why I did the job I did for 30 years: so that shortages and lockdowns and shutdowns and uncertainty aren’t life-as-usual for you.” The writer at InBLOGnito shares learnings from years of facing […]
An interactive web-based dashboard to track COVID-19 in real-time, courtesy of the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at John Hopkins University.
Pigeon Presents: Illustrator Mo Willems
Pigeon Presents is the website of Mo Willems, a best-selling and award-winning author and illustrator. He has gained recognition recently for his “Lunch Doodles” sessions on YouTube, where he (virtually) invites kids — who are currently stuck at home — into his studio to draw with him.
John J. Lennon — Prison Journalist
John J. Lennon is currently serving a sentence of 28-years-to-life at Sing Sing prison. He is a contributing editor for Esquire Magazine, a contributing writer for The Marshall Project, and the host for the podcast This is a Collect Call from Sing Sing.
Blogging in the Time of Coronavirus: A Reading List
Writing and art in response to the COVID-19 crisis.Discover Prompts, Day 2: Open
For many of us, the world has felt like a narrower, more limited place these past few weeks. Today, let’s think about wide-open possibilities.Discover Prompts, Day 1: Joke
Join us for a monthlong series of writing prompts, and connect with new readers and bloggers around the world.
International Transgender Day of Visibility: Sites and Resources
Today, let’s celebrate trans bloggers and share resources offering support to the trans community.Readers Respond: Celebrating International Women’s Day 2020
WordPress Discover readers honor the women in their lives.Gender Is Over
“You need to learn to accept it, because you aren’t going to be able to change it. And, if you try to change it, you’re just making your child upset. You’re probably making yourself upset, too. And, your child might grow up to not love themselves. Everyone should love themselves.”Your Work Is Influenced by the Story You Tell Yourself
“While there are environmental forces—such as leadership and workplace culture—that influence what we believe about ourselves, ultimately we are the stewards of our own stories.” On his personal blog, content strategist Paul Jun muses on the stories we tell ourselves about the work we do.