"...but there is this."
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"Some books are toolkits you take up to fix things, from the most practical to the most mysterious, from your house to your heart, or to make things, from cakes to ships. Some books are wings... Some books are medicine, bitter but clarifying."
The anatomy of feeling, the science of psychedelics, Ursula K. Le Guin's final poetry collection, arresting essays by Zadie Smith, Rebecca Solnit, Anne Lamott, and Audre Lorde, a physicist's lyrical meditation on science and spirituality, and more.