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Book review editor, digital storyteller, inveterate scribbler of words, pictures and postcards.

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Furious Cool
David Henry, Joe Henry
The Good Life Lab: Radical Experiments in Hands-On Living
Wendy Tremayne

Imagine: How Creativity Works

Imagine: How Creativity Works - Jonah Lehrer Bob Dylan, William James, Chris Marzo, Jane Jacobs, Philip K. Dick, Milton Glaser, James Agee, David Byrne, Steve Jobs, Gary Gilmore, brainstorming, Pixar, the Barbie Doll, bourbon and bacon, Shakespeare, cities, bipolar disorder, Second City Improv, The Enlightenment, 3M, Alpha waves, amphetamines and Auden - Jonah Lehrer's Imagine is a torrential mash-up of far-flung subjects on the origin, nature and cognitive mechanisms that comprise the creative process. I liked it. You will too. I'll send you my copy if you want.