Websites Worth Frequenting

Brain Pickings is Maria Popova’s web archive drawn from her extended marginalia on the search for meaning across literature, science, art, philosophy, and the various other tentacles of human thought and feeling.

Calm’s breathing guide. Simplicity.

The Met’s Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History
pairs essays and works of art with chronologies,
telling the story of art and global culture
through the Museum’s collection.

The Poetry Foundation, publisher of Poetry magazine, is an independent literary organization committed to a vigorous presence for poetry in our culture. Hundreds of thousands of poems are accessible online.