Recent reads (and listens) – July edition

A small selection of books and podcasts that made me lean back in my chair, puff my imaginary pipe and scratch my noodle in July:

For those wanting to develop a writing practice:

Bird by Bird by Anne Lamott.

For those wondering just how irrational we humans are:

Predictably Irrational by Dan Ariely.

For those wanting to understand how to cultivate, build and maintain trust in their work:

The Future Is Trust by Rick Kitagawa and Lisa Lambert.

For those wondering how to think about relationships during, and in the wake of, a pandemic

Esther Perel on Armchair Expert.

PS. Are you the kind of person who loves sharing noodle-worthy resources with others, so that they too can puff their imaginary pipes and gaze out the window in deep thought? Then simply forward this blog to some friends, have them subscribe, and get back to watching the Olympics. You’re welcome.