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I get mailings from edX regarding free online courses. I got an email yesterday regarding a new course titled Religion, Conflict and Peace that may be of interest to some. 8 week self-paced course with 4-8 hours per week study. Take a look:
For the first time I'm actually committing to paper (digital paper), a reading list of books I would like to read next year.
My reading is usually a good mix of fiction, non-fiction, mindfulness, self development and work.
How many of you make such a list so not to miss out books that you'd really like to read at some point?
Here's my 2018 list so far then, including two new ones thanks to @federica from the other thread.
15 books may be a little ambitious but it's a target and not too far off this year and doesn't include any business related material that'll squeeze inbetween the others.
Interesting brief interview with Terry Waite who spent 1760 days in solitary confinement!
I sometimes think it would be nice to have the opportunity to see what it's like but it wouldn't be the same if done intentionally and had a fixed duration. I have no plans to get kidnapped any time soon!
I admit I have a rather splendid collection of books by the Folio Society on my shelves. I moved away from Kindle and started buying high end physical books instead. They're as much art as they are literature! Kindles are convenient for sure but nothing beats a real book.