Morning — The Daily Post

What does your morning look like?

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Fat Girl Flow — Discover

Fashion is for everyone, regardless of size. Blogger Corissa is on a “thrilling journey to unlearn a lot of bullshit that society has taught me about my body and how I should feel about it,” and has fun with fashion along the way.

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Episode 218: Todd James Pierce! — The Drunken Odyssey

Episode 218 of The Drunken Odyssey, your favorite podcast about creative writing and literature is available on iTunes, or right click here to download. In this week’s episode, I talk to historian and creative writer Todd James Pierce, plus Heather Whited reads her essay, “The General.” TEXT DISCUSSED NOTES Check out the Disney History Institute. Check out our latest […]

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The Narrowest Street in Europe: Strada Sforii in Brasov — Discover

Travel blogger Thirdeyemom shares a collection of images from Strada Sforii in Brasov, Romania — claimed to be Europe’s narrowest street.

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Bikepacking Iceland: Life In The Wastes — Discover

Max, a self-styled “cyclist, writer, explorer, and storyteller,” shares gorgeous images from one of his latest adventures, this time in the dramatic Icelandic countryside.

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Foodimentary — Discover

At Foodimentary, every day is a cause for celebration (of delicious food). Focusing on one dish a day, the site is a fun destination for food history and culinary trivia.

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Obama’s Aesthetic of Cool — Longreads Blog

Charles Pierce, writing in Esquire, on President Obama’s Democratic National Convention Speech and uniquely American brand of “cool.”

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Stop Trying to Ruin the Olympics For Us — Discover

“Because we are doing this for you, after all. We are American, and we are going to Rio to represent you in this potentially flawed and imperfect setting that you are trying so desperately to get the public to love to hate.” Rower and US Olympian Megan Kalmoe is tired of the negativity around the Rio Olympics.

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Truth or Art? “We Want Both!” — BREVITY’s Nonfiction Blog

We’ve struggled through the morning trying to come up with a concise summation of Ned Stuckey-French’s discussion of John D’Agata’s latest anthology, The Making of the American Essay, but the truth is that Stuckey-French’s analysis can’t be reduced to a few sentences. He challenges D’Agata’s ideas on the essay and on nonfiction generally, while at the […]

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First Friday — The Daily Post

New blogger? Welcome! Share a link to your first post, say hello to some other new faces, and find your first few readers.

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