Bruce Feiler writes about Maria Popova the proprietor of the popular website Brain Pickings.
Brain Pickings is her attempt to create a 21st-century library, as she put it. “I want to build a new framework for what information matters,” she said. In effect, she wants to recreate the portals she first viewed the world through as a child — the library science of her mother and the encyclopedia of her grandmother.
Quite surprised that the erratic discovery, nostrich made last week didn’t make any presence here.